Custom Rubber Cutting with Waterjet instead of Die Cutters

Custom Rubber Cutting with Waterjet instead of Die Cutters

Clients that come to us with their problems love our solutions. Today’s post is related to the custom cutting of rubber. Rubber is a very durable product that comes in differing densities, also referred to as Durometers. From soft spongy foam to rock hard rubber, these materials can be a challenge to cut, especially when… Read more »

Shocked by Lead Times? JIT has the Workaround

I continue to be amazed at some of the lead times companies are giving on materials and services. Recently I was provided a lead time of 12-16 weeks for outside processing which I know our client would not accept. When situations like this are presented, it’s not long before a person is pulling their hair… Read more »

Etching, Carving, Engraving, Milling – Which one is best to use and what are the differences?

Today’s topic revolves around using different surface finishing techniques. You will see that different terminology is often used by some, even when you might be discussing the same process. This can get to be quite confusing when things like paint filling get thrown into the mix so let’s discuss the processes and difference between etching,… Read more »