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Metalworking

United Sensor Pitot Tubes & Kiel ProbesUnited Sensor has the ability to customize most of their product line to meet your needs.  Whether you need specialized bending, drilling, and/or brazing United Sensor has the knowledge and experience needed.  This knowledge and experience has allowed United Sensor to become a leader in providing product’s to the aircraft, automotive, gas turbine, and environmental testing industries.

United Sensor is a 50 year old company specializing in the manufacturing of stainless steel pressure and temperature sensing devices.  United Sensor’s product line ranges from the basic to the complex.  Examples of basic probes are Pitot Tubes, Kiel probes, and Boundary Layer probes while more complex probe models are customized pressure and temperature Rakes, 3 Dimensional probes, and Conical probes. Visit website.

Concept Lasers VideoPlastics have long been the leading edge in the realm of 3D printing, but metals are where the action is today, as modern industrial 3D printers develop high value components across manufacturing industries.

Concept Laser’s Mlab cusing unit can perform 3D printing operations with materials including steel, both 3-16 and 17-4 and marraging steel. The Mlab’s cusing R can perform with reactive metals such as titanium and aluminum. View the video and read the full article.

New England Small Tube Reagent ProbeSince 1986 New England Small Tube Corporation has been helping companies design Probes, Cannulae, Needles, Pipettes and other Custom Assemblies.

Customers spanning several different industries have trusted NEST’s expertise for the fabrication and completion of their probes and tube assemblies from design through production.

Their website offers a simplified guide created to help with the beginning development stage of a probe assembly and some common considerations that can help smooth and standardize the design. Remember to keep these in mind to make your parts more cost effective and easier to obtain. Read the guide here.

NH Stamping Custom PartsSince World War 2, Chlorinated Paraffins have been a big player in the stamping and machining industry. Used to provide lubrication for these operations, chlorinated paraffins are found everywhere. Over time however, we have learned that these paraffins are non-biodegradable, turn highly acidic in high temperature use, and pose an environmental risk. In the wake of new regulations and the need to find a less acidic and environmentally friendly solution, Steve Costain of NH Stamping partnered with International Chemical Company to find an alternative. Read more