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April 2017 Edition
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After Calling Nafta ‘Worst Trade Deal,’ Trump Appears to Soften Stance
After Calling Nafta ‘Worst Trade Deal,’ Trump Appears to Soften Stance
President Trump, who has called the North American Free Trade Agreement “the worst trade deal” ever signed by the United States, appears to have backed off his threat to abandon the deal and is instead proposing keeping major planks in place when he begins renegotiating it later this year.
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Ensuring Quality Bent Parts—From Sheet to Ship

Ensuring Quality Bent Parts—From Sheet to Ship
Weaver Fabrication & Finishing gauges its bent parts' quality before they're even formed--from ensuring that its material is to spec to measuring that the dimensions, thickness, stiffness, and edge quality of the parts it bends on its new press brake machine are to its customers' specs.
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Making National Welding Month Count

Making National Welding Month Count
To honor National Welding Month, think about the vital role welding plays in our everyday lives from the planes that safely jet us from one country to the other, to the electrical devices that make modern conveniences possible. Celebrate yourselves, a special welder in your life, and the prosperous future of the industry.
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Hot Stamping: Local Soft Zones Via Laser

Hot Stamping: Local Soft Zones Via Laser
Press hardening—or hot stamping—was conceived as a means to replace cold stamping and secondary batch hardening with a forming/quenching process within a single tool. Today, hot stamping finds itself in the midst of a renaissance, owing to automotive lightweighting and safety trends.
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Proper Testing of a Powder Coat Finishing

Proper Testing of a Powder Coat Finishing
Powder coating applied to any product needs to be tested to ensure that the finish is going to last. Read about some of the common tests used by a medical cart manufacturer to validate that the powder coated finishes are in tolerance, properly cured and ready to stand up to environmental conditions.
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FABTECH 2017 Registration Now Open
FABTECH 2017 Registration Now Open
Circle the dates and plan to attend FABTECH 2017 taking place November 6-9 at Chicago’s McCormick Place. Attendee registration is now open for North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event. Come to experience the future of metal fabricating and more – only at FABTECH.
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