What are Metal Matrix Composites?
A metal matrix composite (MMC) is a composite material with at least two parts; one typically being some desired metal, and another being a reinforcing material (typically another metal or some organic compound). When at least three materials are present, it is called a hybrid composite...read more
Meet the Ohio Carbon Blank Team
At Ohio Carbon Blank, we not only specialize in quality graphite products, but we have the skills and expertise to back them. Meet some of the team members behind our commitment to the highest quality graphite products and excellent customer service....read more
A Day at Cardinal Manufacturing and How They’re Working to Fill the Industry Skills Gap
The most recent AMBA plant tour was a ½ day visit to Cardinal Manufacturing, a 12 year old manufacturing company located in Strum, Wisconsin....read more
Are You Confident About Your OREL?
Information excess or overload is a "Can you top this topic" for discussion at most any water cooler or lunchroom today. Conversely, without the...read more
How’s Your Online Purchasing Adoption Level?
One would think that this was a recent quote, but it was actually penned by Albert Einstein in the early 1900’s where the technology of the day was...read more
Is Your Machine Shop Marketing In The Past?
Many machine shops are small, family owned and operated, and built on a network of personal contacts. In the past, when you needed to...read more