Sliding Into a Robotic Frontier

April 16th, 2018|Categories: Our Customers|

We’ve seen plenty of innovative uses for ball-bearing slides. But James Post and his class may have set a new bar. "James Post is an engineer for NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, handling instrumentation in [...]

Always Moving Forward (on Hyper-Rail!)

March 16th, 2018|Categories: Our Customers, Products|

Few things move like a maglev—the “Concorde of rail.” In case you’re unfamiliar, a maglev (short for magnetic levitation) is a type of train suspended and propelled by magnetic force. Combined with an aerodynamic shape, [...]

Challenging Notions: Polish & Power Tools

February 21st, 2018|Categories: Our Customers|

Nashville is home to many things: The Grand Ole Opry, the Country Music Hall of Fame, and (interestingly enough) a life-size reproduction of the Greek Parthenon. It’s also home to Claire Baldwin, the colorful DIY [...]

Accuride: The Firefighter’s Friend

October 10th, 2017|Categories: Our Customers|

Whether fighting fires or responding to medical emergencies, firefighters are the heroes that don’t wear capes. And like a lot of superheroes they couldn’t do what they do without an excellent support system. Ed Andrade, [...]

It’s The “Natural Thing” To Do

March 17th, 2017|Categories: Our Customers|

New meets old. Recycled gets repurposed. Claimed becomes reclaimed. That’s the philosophy that gave life to Jon Ward’s Natural City Furniture in the United Kingdom. Much of his built-to-order furniture is developed from reclaimed [...]