Time To Market Matters…A Lot!

In this crazy fast manufacturing age, time can be your best friend or biggest enemy. Innovation isn’t just about having the best idea; it’s about having the best idea AND getting it to the market before your competitor launches a similar product. Time to market matters, perhaps now more than ever. Here are the biggest […]

The Challenge of Finding Great Manufacturing Vendors

As I’ve written about before, the quality of the vendor you choose to help design, manufacture, and assemble your product can literally mean life and death, not only for your company, but also for your customer. Choosing a vendor to help create your product can be one of the most important decisions you make for […]

How Bearings are Measured

There are actually several ways you can do this, and some are far easier than others. The measurement of a bearing consists of: Inside diameter Outside diameter Thickness The easiest way to measure a bearing is simply to examine its reference number and look up that number on the manufacturer’s website. However, the reference number […]