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Precision product finishing has come a long way from the days when the principal options for burr removal were manual deburring or high-volume tumbling. Both of those options play an important role in helping manufacturers meet their finishing requirements, especially with the variety of equipment and media available to meet most any part requirement. There are, however, a wide variety of deburring techniques and equipment that also enable manufacturers to take advantage of the increased... + continue reading
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 10:26
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HHI Forging, the largest supplier of forged and forged/machined steel components in North America, produces wheel-end, transmission, drivetrain, and steering and suspension components for such transportation industry customers such as General Motors, Ford, Chrysler, Toyota, Honda, and Harley-Davidson. HHI has the capacity to do high-, mid- and low-volume production at its nine forging locations, two machining plants and the two other production divisions that fall under the umbrella of HHI... + continue reading
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 10:21
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Interpass and postweld surface cleaning in field applications, such as pipeline welding in an oil patch, sometimes requires out-of-position work in conditions that are less than ideal. A welding operator may have to lie on his back in the mud, for example, to clean an overhead weld between passes. Obviously, field applications can present additional challenges in weld cleaning. New technologies that help improve safety and make it easier for operators in the field to properly use... + continue reading
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 10:18
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Most fabricators don’t think much about deburring or finishing a metal surface, but they should considering how much time is spent on the activity. The first step is to understand how a wire brush actually cleans and deburrs. Read on...  
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 10:16
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Automation has entered the world of manufacturing in a major way. No longer is this mechanization associated only with automotive assemblers or large manufacturers with part runs in the millions. Nearly every operation now can be automated, included deburring. CIM—Canadian Industrial Machinery asked John Sockman, director of industrial production for Weiler Corp., to discuss when robotic deburring should be used and how to select end-of-arm tooling. Here is what he had to say. Read... + continue reading
Monday, June 20, 2016 - 10:02
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Customers earn free Carhartt® gear with qualified purchase of new Weiler bonded cutting and grinding wheels CRESCO, Pa. — March 1, 2016 —  Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning, has announced the Tough Gear for Tough Work Rewards Program. Today through June 30, 2016, customers can receive any of five Carhartt reward options, based on the purchase amount of qualifying bonded products from... + continue reading
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 13:35
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Tiered product lines provide complete offering for cutting and grinding   CRESCO, Pa. — January 19, 2016 — Weiler Corporation, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning, has announced the launch of its full line of Tiger® bonded abrasives. The new line is manufactured in its recently acquired, state-of-the-art SwatyComet facility in Slovenia.    “Weiler is focused on serving the welding and fabrication industry, and... + continue reading
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 13:36
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Game-changing combination positions Weiler as a global market leader in abrasives and provides new growth opportunities for SWATYCOMET View Transaction Factsheet   CRESCO, PA, and Maribor, Slovenia — December 23, 2015 — Weiler Corporation, a leading provider of power brushes, abrasives and maintenance products for surface conditioning, announced today the acquisition of SWATYCOMET d.o.o. (SWATYCOMET), one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of bonded abrasives. Terms of the... + continue reading
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 - 10:44
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CRESCO, Pa. — August 5, 2015 — Weiler Corporation, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes and maintenance products for surface conditioning, has released its new Welding & Fabrication Catalog.     “Weiler products are designed to provide superior performance ― before, during and after the weld,” said Tony Hufford, welding and fabrication category manager, Weiler Corporation. “Our team will work with you to get the job done faster and more efficiently, and the new... + continue reading
Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 07:43
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Seelig brings 35 years of manufacturing leadership to Weiler     CRESCO, Pa. — June 24, 2015 — Weiler Corporation, a leading provider of power brushes, abrasives, and maintenance products for surface conditioning, is pleased to welcome Brian Seelig to the Weiler team as vice president, global operations.   “Brian brings a fresh perspective to our manufacturing process,” said Chris Weiler, president/CEO, Weiler Corporation. “His leadership, business strategy and global... + continue reading
Friday, June 26, 2015 - 10:16
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