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Aluminum No Match For 3D Printed Press Brake Dies

If you’re looking for a get-rich-quick scheme, you can scratch “Doing small-scale manufacturing of ultralight aircraft” off your list right now. Turns out there’s no money in it. 410 more words


Selling cutting machines to the metalworking industry in Mexico

If you are planning to venture into Mexico by offering CNC cutting machines for metal works, you will find a very competitive market. Exporters may face either of two scenarios: their products are complete patented cutting systems and can be sold through machine dealers; or they are built by integrating technologies from different manufacturers, the kind that meets specific customer needs and specs. 583 more words

General Industry

Kysor/Johnson Horizontal Bandsaw

Thanks to Gill I have yet another tool to restore and put into use.   This is a good thing of course because I still had a little bit of empty space in my garage.  722 more words


Bolt-Together Belt Grinder for the No-Weld Shop

Belt grinding offers a lot of advantages for the metalworker, and since belt grinders are pretty simple machines, shop-built tools are not an uncommon project. … 176 more words

Tool Hacks

On to My New Site

Hey Everyone, just wanted to post a link to my engraving site so you can check out my hand engraving work, if you’re interested, as well



NEW! Micro+

The Freddy Micro Plus is the newest addition to the Freddy Coolant Recycling Vacuum family.  

The Micro Plus continues on from the very successful Micro which was launched in early 2017. 345 more words