50 years in Representing Quality Manufacturers

U.S. Cutting Tool Consumption Up 13.2% in November

U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $209M according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute.  This total is up 13.2% from November 2017.  These numbers and all data in this report are based on the totals reported by companies participating in the Cutting Tool Market Report program.  These totals are representative of the majority of the U.S … Continued

Micro Epsilon Exhibiting at Hannover Messe 2019

Hannover Messe 2019 The Hannover Messe is the world’s leading industrial show with 200,000 visitors, 5.6 million business contacts and 6,500 international exhibitors. Micro Epsilon will present new products and technologies this year: Laser displacement sensors Draw-wire sensors Capacitive gap measurement The Hannover Messe is going to take place in Hanover from April 1 – … Continued

CMT Model 75 Single Blow Air hammer Used for Station ID

Customer needed to identify  the assembly station which assembled the hose. After assembly, the operator makes a station ID mark on the hose assembly. The Columbia Marking Tools Model 75 single blow air hammer puts (1) 1/8” character on the outside fitting of the hose assembly. The Model 75 is used on a tool balancer … Continued

Dempsco at DEPRAG Rep Training Session

Kurt Jacoby, Dempsco, is attending a DEPRAG training session this week in Lewisville, TX.  DEPRAG is providing training on the latest EC Tools, EACY screwfeeders, Screwdriver Function Modules (SFM), Adaptive DEPRAG Fastening Systems, Pozi Stands and more.  Kurt will bring back with him the latest DEPRAG techologies and share these with the other Dempsco representatives.  … Continued


The Challenge: A large Indiana CNC machine job shop was looking for a way to reduce labor and material handling related to secondary operations for part identification, following machining from bar stock.  There was also a desire to mark parts while they were still in the chuck to avoid mixing with other parts and batches … Continued

InterTech at MD&M West 2019 Show in February

InterTech Development Co. returns to the world’s largest medical technology show to share news of patented technologies available to speed medical device testing as never before, including: Patented sensor technology in test instruments Lean test Unsurpassed accuracy Touch panel controls with real time test graphics Seamless handling of test data, storage of up to 40 … Continued

Are Your Testing Systems Robotics Ready

Are Your Testing Systems Robotics Ready? Are your testing systems robotics ready? InterTech can help! Re-designing assembly lines to accommodate efficient robotic arms is a first step to reaping the unparalleled efficiencies of today’s automation. InterTech Development Company’s engineering team can certainly help you with that. But there is much more to consider when integrating … Continued

Customer Chooses DEPRAG Over Competition

DEPRAG and DEMPSCO Win Large Automotive-Related Job in Ohio Experience means a lot to customers.  Dempsco has represented DEPRAG for over 30 years, having successfully sold automatic screwdriving and screwfeeding systems to our customers in our territory.  DEPRAG and Dempsco have over 90 years combined experience between sales staff and engineers offering our customers the best possible … Continued

Auto sales for 2018 top 17 million for fourth consecutive year

Auto sales increased slightly last year as automakers continued to push trucks, SUVs, and crossovers as car numbers dropped. Consumers weathered rising interest rates, higher prices (as incentive spending fell), and geopolitical uncertainty, buying far more vehicles than analysts had expected. Breaking down the numbers for the seven largest automakers representing 85% of the industry: … Continued