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How to Spec Your Tubular Steel Products for Durability

Tubular steel products can be protected in two ways: choosing a strong, durable material from the get-go (such as 300- and 400-series stainless steels) or covering the steel with a protective...
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9 Metal Manufacturing Myths That Need to Die in a Fire

Metal manufacturing, like other types of manufacturing, has been struggling with global economic shifts such as China's continuing manufacturing developments, and Brexit's impact on the stock...

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Metal Tubing vs. Plastic Tubing: Metal Pipe, Plastic Pipe - What's the Difference?

Are you trying to decide between metal tubing and plastic tubing for your project? Like anything else, the best material for you depends on your specific application and needs. In some cases,...

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American Metal Manufacturing: Growth, Trends in 2016 and Beyond

Although the manufacturing industry took a nosedive at the turn of the century, the outlook has been positive over the last few years.

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5 Things You Didn't Know About Metal Manufacturing

If you're new to the world of metal manufacturing, you'll find these five facts interesting - and maybe helpful.

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USA Steel Tube Manufacturer Offers Free TV at Trade Show

Design 2 Part: June 15 & 16

Wednesday and Thursday of this week, June 15 & 16, we will be setting up shop in Raleigh, NC for the Design 2 Part trade show! Design 2 Part is the largest design &...

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7 Things You Didn't Know About the Longest Bridge in New York

The Tappan Zee Bridge, which spans the Hudson River between Rockland and Westchester Counties, is one of the state's most impressive works of infrastructure. It's also one of the most highly...

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4 Reasons You Should Emboss Your Tubular Steel Products

Embossing is a fantastic process for strengthening tubular steel. To emboss tubular steel, the original material coil is run through a roll forming mill, and male/female dies are used to press the...

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Reshoring, Onshoring, Offshoring? Choosing the Right Shore for Your Company

Shoring discussions and choices involve more than just hourly rates and shipping costs. It's pertinent to discuss the pros and cons that accompany each option. So, what are the "shoring" options...

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Benefits of Powder Coating Services for All Industries [Infographic]

What makes powder coating great for all industries?

Powder coating services are the smartest choice of finish for any industry that uses metal products or parts. Some other finishing options...

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