PopMuse: Wood and Metal http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2018 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ How Cardiologists Use 3D Printing to Save Tiny Lives http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/how-cardiologists-use-3d-printing-to-save-tiny-lives/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/how-cardiologists-use-3d-printing-to-save-tiny-lives/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:16:30 UTC Michal Krzak at Fabricating and Metalworking Pediatric cardiac surgery that deals with delicate structures like tiny little hearts of neonates is one of the most demanding medical specialties. Here is a story about a determined child surgeon, his newborn patient with a heart defect and the child’s mother. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ JW Aluminum Upgrades Equipment http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/jw-aluminum-invests-in-equipment-upgrades/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/jw-aluminum-invests-in-equipment-upgrades/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:49:56 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking They are investing $32.8 million on their rolling mills, annealing equipment and slitters used for fin stock, honeycomb foil and flexible packaging applications. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Sandvik Welding Consumables is Now Exaton http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/sandvik-welding-consumables-is-now-exaton/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/sandvik-welding-consumables-is-now-exaton/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:31:05 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking This ESAB branding update of specialty alloy wires, rods, electrodes and finishing chemicals takes effect November 1. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ GM Awards Heller Machine Tools http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/gm-awards-heller-machine-tools/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/gm-awards-heller-machine-tools/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:12:24 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking Heller is named their 2017 Supplier of the Year in Indirect Material and Machinery. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ A5.36 Filler Metal Specification: What Does It Mean to You? http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/a5-36-filler-metal-specification-what-does-it-mean-to-you/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/a5-36-filler-metal-specification-what-does-it-mean-to-you/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:04:16 UTC Derick Railling at Fabricating and Metalworking This new open classification combines four other AWS specifications and is one that is garnering some questions. Let’s take a closer look at why it was developed and how it applies to your welding operations. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Robotic Simulation to Bridge the Skills Gap http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/robotic-simulation-to-bridge-the-skills-gap/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/robotic-simulation-to-bridge-the-skills-gap/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 20:37:14 UTC Keith Vozel at Fabricating and Metalworking Because robots still only do what they are programmed to do and still require qualified personnel to build, operate and maintain them, savvy shops realize that creating a workforce skilled in Industry 4.0 technologies is key to future competitiveness – but certain challenges make this difficult. What should they do? http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ QUEST Machining & Fabrication Expands Operations http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/quest-machining-fabrication-expands-operations/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2018/10/quest-machining-fabrication-expands-operations/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:12:47 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking They now provide artistic design services, from concept to creation. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ How to Get Mildly Famous in Woodworking https://www.popularwoodworking.com/woodworking-blogs/chris-schwarz-blog-woodworking-blogs/how-to-get-mildly-famous-in-woodworking/ https://www.popularwoodworking.com/woodworking-blogs/chris-schwarz-blog-woodworking-blogs/how-to-get-mildly-famous-in-woodworking/ Sun, 21 Oct 2018 16:13:29 UTC Christopher Schwarz at Popular Woodworking Magazine On my way to Europe this month, I was summoned on the intercom to the airline’s desk at the gate. The attendant asked me to switch seats so a husband and wife could sit together. I agreed (of course). Then … Source http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Draw Full-size Plans With Your Television https://www.popularwoodworking.com/woodworking-blogs/chris-schwarz-blog-woodworking-blogs/draw-full-size-plans-with-your-television/ https://www.popularwoodworking.com/woodworking-blogs/chris-schwarz-blog-woodworking-blogs/draw-full-size-plans-with-your-television/ Sun, 21 Oct 2018 01:01:14 UTC Christopher Schwarz at Popular Woodworking Magazine You can turn any digital photo of a piece of furniture into a full-size drawing with the help of your television set, a piece of Plexiglas and some tracing paper. Here’s how. When I travel, I take lots of photos … Source http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Tool Reviews: You Are Not Your Toolbox https://www.popularwoodworking.com/woodworking-blogs/tool-reviews-you-are-not-your-toolbox/ https://www.popularwoodworking.com/woodworking-blogs/tool-reviews-you-are-not-your-toolbox/ Sat, 20 Oct 2018 16:00:06 UTC Popular Woodworking at Popular Woodworking Magazine One of the personal agonies of writing this blog was dealing with tool reviews. I love my tools, and I adore the people who have made them for me. But I always struggled with the fact that tool reviews encouraged … Source http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/