McHone Industries Blog

Tooling Made Easy on Your Total Manufacturing Cost

Many people involved with the purchasing process stress over the best method of tool production and how it will impact their total manufacturing cost.

Well, it’s important to get tooling right....

Continue reading

Custom Tubing Production in All Shapes & Sizes -- at an Economical Price

Tube production, bending, and fabrication are processes critical to many metal projects. Chances are, if you need a custom tubing solution, you also need it to fit the boss’s budget. Perhaps...

Continue reading

316 Stainless Steel: A Must for Corrosion Protection, or Can You Go Cheaper?

Many know 316 stainless steel as the go-to metal for heavy-duty applications. It’s tough, corrosion-resistant, and … expensive.

Continue reading

303 Vs. 304 Stainless Steel: What's Best for Your Project?

Chances are you know about 304 stainless steel, which accounts for 50% of all stainless steel in existence. Despite its superior popularity, 304 often gets lumped in with 303 stainless steel...

Continue reading

One of Today’s Most Unpredictable Cons of Offshoring Your Manufacturing

China may not be the land of the rising sun, but it is the land of the rising steel prices. In today’s economic landscape, the price of steel is one of the biggest cons of offshoring your metal...

Continue reading

Contract vs. In-House Metal Manufacturing Assembly Services: 4 Cost Factors

Cost control is a chief concern in most industries, and manufacturing is no different. It’s a prime motive for using contract metal manufacturing assembly services rather than maintaining in-house...

Continue reading

13 Surprising Reshoring Statistics for American Manufacturers

Offshoring is a bigger problem than you might think. We're not talking local economies or human rights, though those are certainly important; we're saying offshoring is detrimental to your own...

Continue reading

How American Manufacturing Can Eliminate Supply Chain Risks

Why do so many companies ignore the supply chain risks of outsourcing? Similar to the figure above, an entire 100% of supply chain executives acknowledged that insurance is a highly effective tool...

Continue reading

Industrial Powder Coating Services: Cost, Efficiency, Durability

Powder coating is an attractive option for any industrial metal product (like construction vehicles, power tools, and other machinery). Industrial powder coating services offer a more modern,...

Continue reading

Cost of Stainless Steel Tubing vs. Aluminum Tubing

Stainless steel and aluminum. Both serve many functions in metal tubing fabrication. Each has pros and cons that help you determine which metal is best for your needs.

Continue reading

Subscribe to Email Updates

Tube Sizing Chart Mchone Industries

Recent Posts