29Mar

NADCA 2016 Executive Conference

3-4-16 The Executive Conference has been held for many years usually in the late winter and the sites are selected to provide the attendees with a chance to escape from the winter doldrums in most of the US. This year saw a record attendance at the Conference mostly due to the improved economy in the past Read More


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04Jan

Design Tips for Die Casting Parts

Jump to: Parting Lines for Die Cast Components and Products Flash Formation and Location Proper Draft for Die Casting Parts Radii & Fillet Wall Thicknesses Ribs, External Corners & Metal Savers Die Casting Lettering, Symbols & Ornamentations Incorporating Bosses Into Die Cast Design Cast Surface Finish on Die Cast Parts CAD Feature Order Focus on Read More


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07Dec

NADCA Chapter 7 Presidents’ Night

December 2nd, 2015 On December 2nd, 2015 I was asked by the local Chapter 7 to present a review of the NADCA Exposition that was held in Indianapolis this past October. Most of the attendees at the meeting did not have the opportunity to attend the NADCA Exposition so my presentation was timely and offered Read More


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22Jul

NAM Executive Insight Series

Last month I had the opportunity to attend the NAM (North American Manufacturing) Executive Insight Series in New York. This is the sixth event in a series of meetings with top manufacturing executives. The meetings move around the US and are held every few months. The series is a forum that offers an opportunity to participate in a unique conversation with CEOs of the top manufacturing companies in the world today.


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