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  • Ditch the threaded rod in your RepRap 3D printer and upgrade to a lead screw z-axis

    Ditch the threaded rod in your RepRap 3D printer and upgrade to a lead screw z-axis

    provided 3D printable files and a detailed walkthrough for upgrading the Z-axis of a Prusa i3 RepRap 3D printer with a lead screw. Not for the first time and certainly not for the last, it would seem that a round of applause is due for aninanimate rod. Many cheap and cheerful DIY 3D printers, such a... read more

    Oct 25,2019 Company News
  • Steel Dynamics to Acquire Vulcan Threaded Products to Expand Finishing

    Steel Dynamics to Acquire Vulcan Threaded Products to Expand Finishing

    "During 2015, we identified the pursuit of higher-margin downstream business opportunities that utilize our steel products in their manufacturing processes, as one of our target growth objectives," stated Mark D. Millett, President and Chief Executive Officer. "A strategy intended to reduce volatili... read more

    Aug 04,2016 Company News
  • India wins US anti-dumping case on steel threaded rod

    India wins US anti-dumping case on steel threaded rod

    WASHINGTON, AUG 7: An independent US quasi-judicial federal agency has ruled against imposing any anti-dumping duty against certain categories of steel threaded rod from India. The ruling by United States International Trade Commission (USITC) came yesterday a month after US Department of Commerce d... read more

    Oct 25,2019 Industry News
  • Major Advantages To Using P20

    Major Advantages To Using P20

    What is P20? The popular material is compositional ly very similar to the aerospace 41XX “chromoly” steel. Carbon content is typically a full 0.40 percent, so it’s not surprising that P20 is an oil-hardening steel, quenching after a thorough soak at 830C. P20 is also versatile and easy to work with:... read more

    Mar 14,2020 News
  • Hot Forging Metal Shaping Process

    Hot Forging Metal Shaping Process

    Hot forging can be defined as “a metal shaping process in which a malleable metal part, known as a billet or workpiece, is worked to a predetermined shape by one or more processes such as hammering, upsetting, pressing and so forth where the workpiece is heated up to about 75% of its melting tempera... read more

    Mar 20,2020 Industry News