50 years in Representing Quality Manufacturers

Logo Mark on Round Part

Manufacturers are confronted with the ambition to place their logo on their parts. Parts marked with logos advertise for themselves, and provide customer with the knowledge of where to get more product. High Volume manufactures are restricted to extremely fast cycle times, and some have additional coating or painting processes to do after the marking … Continued

How to Make the Best Use of Industry 4.0 to Improve Quality in Your Plant

The Internet of Things or Industry 4.0 will be fostered by faster Ethernet and Internet 5G. Improvement in quality and production cost reduction are not mutually exclusive. Sensors today can provide part production data useful in spotting errors or trends that allow corrections to be made to the line to reduce bad output. Collect production … Continued

Columbia Marking Tools Automatic Numbering Heads

With an automatic numbering head, there are two (2) pneumatic valves.  One controls the marker striking the part, the other controls the numbering head actuator that ratchets the auto wheel to the next position.  Valve #1 is fired to mark a part, valve #2 is fired at the end of each shift to actuate the … Continued

Eriez Lift Magnet Safety Training for Users

Clay O’Dana, Eriez, and Bon Carter, Dempsco, perform lift magnet safety training for users in the following departments : weld shop, machine shop, shipping, assembly, inspection, EHS, and maintenance.  Over 150 employees were trained across multiple sessions and the training was recorded for new hire orientation. Please contact us if you are interested in having … Continued

InterTech Newsletter

How can we eliminate filler blocks and get more accurate and faster large volume part leak test results?   InterTech’s Engineering Experts knew it was time to re-think how to manage adiabatic effects – increased temperatures when liquid or gas is added to a part for testing or decreases if a part is put under … Continued

Timken Acquires Diamond Chain Company

Timken Acquires Diamond Chain Company The Timken Company acquired Diamond Chain Company, a supplier of high-performance roller chains for industrial markets, from Amsted Industries. Indianapolis, Ind.-based Diamond Chain has manufacturing operations in the U.S. and China and employs approximately 370 people. The company uses enhanced heat-treatment processes that help pins maintain rigidity in the most challenging environments. Diamond Chain … Continued

Middex Introduces New Tool Monitor

Middex is offering a new tool monitor WK10 which checks tool lengths going back into the magazine. Advantages: Absolute rotary encode. Angle resolution is 0.01°. No home position required.  No mechanical stop.  Scanning range 360 degree. Triple sealed, absolute coolant leak-proof. Even with a test probe length of 600mm the WK10 is able to detect … Continued

Criterion NDT and Dempsco – Lunch & Learn on Non-Destructive Testing

LUNCH AND LEARN Bon Carter, Dempsco, and Joe Jessop, Criterion NDT, held a Seminar on Non-Destructive Testing with Eddy Current Technology this week at a customer’s facility.  Some of the questions covered were: What is eddy current technology & how does it work? How does it compare to other technologies? What are its advantages? What … Continued

Criterion NDT ST-11 Test Instrument Provides Solution for Gear Manufacturer

Criterion NDT used their ST-11 Material Structure Test Instrument Eddy Current Heat Treat Verification System to successfully detect incorrect honing or grinding and/or missing components in one of our customer’s gear sub-assemblies.  The ST-11 is integrated into a fully automatic robotic system which removes parts from baskets, inspects them for proper heat treatment and re-populates the … Continued

Keller Technologies Air Purification Equipment at Compounding World Expo in Cleveland

Dempsco, Inc. and Keller Technologies, manufacturer of air purification systems, have been exhibiting at the Compounding World Expo in Cleveland, Ohio this week.  This is an international show bringing the manufacturers of plastic additives and compounding together.  On the show floor, you will find the largest concentration of compounding related exhibits in the U.S. Keller … Continued