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5 Things that Can Happen if Your Wire Basket Isn’t Superior-Quality

Marlin Steel on May 24, 2016
Marlin Steel’s production team has crafted countless different custom basket designs for hundreds of different companies over the years. Many of these clients came to Marlin Steel to get the ...

A Quick Look at 6 Standard Mechanical Sheet Metal Finishes

Marlin Steel on May 20, 2016
The process of applying a specialized finish to manufactured metal products is nothing new. Generations of manufacturers large and small have applied different finishing processes to metal products to enhance their ...

5 Things to Consider When Building a Custom Wire Basket

Marlin Steel on May 17, 2016
To build the best custom wire basket for any application, there are a number of things that have to be taken into account before the first wire is even extruded and bent into shape. Failing to consider even one ...

Coating Options for Parts Washing Wire Baskets in Acidic Environments

Marlin Steel on May 13, 2016
Many manufacturers have to employ caustic chemicals as a basic part of their manufacturing processes. Acidic baths can help to sterilize parts and clean off tough manufacturing residues. ...

Stainless Steel Parts Washing Baskets Vs Teflon®-Coated Baskets

Marlin Steel on May 11, 2016
“To coat, or not to coat?” That is the question for many a manufacturer when they’re considering parts washing basket designs. There are many different kinds of coatings, and many different kinds of basket materials ...

Join Marlin Steel at a Massive Cross-Industry Convention in New York!

Marlin Steel on May 10, 2016
From June 14 to June 16, there is a massive cross-industry convention taking place in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, NY. This convention mega-event will involve many separate conventions, ...

Divider Baskets Vs Prong Baskets—What’s Better for Parts Washing?

Marlin Steel on May 6, 2016
One of the biggest challenges in designing any basket for parts washing applications is ensuring that the basket itself does not scratch extremely delicate parts. Numerous times, Marlin has been tasked with creating ...

Are Free Trade Agreements Good for American Manufacturing and Economy?

Marlin Steel on May 5, 2016
In a few recent speeches by political candidates, the subject of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) has come up more than a few times. Some are for FTAs; others are against them. The impact of free trade agreements is a ...

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