Items Tagged with 'torque'


The Effect of Sample Size on Test Results

By David Archer
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One of the more interesting aspects of conducting joint tests for manufacturers is the question of sample size.

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Automation for Small Screws

Tiny fasteners present big problems for assemblers
By Austin Weber
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It’s a Small World” is one of the most popular attractions at Disneyland and Disney World. The same phrase also applies to the manufacturing world these days.

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Fastening Threads: Getting with the Program

By David Archer
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Programmable torque tools have become popular in recent years, due to quality initiatives.

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Fastening: Teaching Torque

By Frederick Brookhouse
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A tool manufacturer partners with technical colleges to teach assemblers and maintenance personnel how to apply torque to threaded fasteners.
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Behind the Scenes at Ford's Michigan Assembly Plant

People are the heart and soul of the 2012 Assembly Plant of the Year. This slideshow shows some of the men and women who build three different types of electrified vehicles alongside traditional gas-powered cars on the auto industry’s most flexible assembly line—Ford’s Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne, MI. Photos courtesy Ford Motor Co.


Tim Hutzel, President, Tim Hutzel American Business Services and Dave Lippert, President, Hamilton Caster & Mfg. Co have deep and unique perspectives on reshoring. That’s the primary reason they’ve been invited to deliver the keynote address at 2014’s The ASSEMBLY Show.

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Welding: Principles & Practices

This text introduces students to a solid background in the basic principles and practices of welding.

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