October 2015

Software Predicts Sawing Performance

Bringing in the latest, powerful computer artillery to attack cutoff sawing may sound like overkill, until you recognize what its predictive and optimizing capabilities can do for your profit margins.

Five-axis Waterjet Boosts Service Center Business

Editor’s Note – Fab Shop doesn’t publish a lot of case history stories, but Dan Chatterton’s enthusiasm for his five-axis machine, combined with his experience, convinced us that he has a perspective that you can’t get from a technical article. He’s solving customers’ problems – maybe like yours. Beveling and chamfering thick plate is a… Continued

New Filler Metals to Meet Industry Challenges

A welding expert explains how new filler metals meet some of the biggest physical and regulatory challenges in welding today. The takeaway is, stay close to your supplier and ask questions – demands are getting tougher, and the appropriate responses are changing fast.