Marlin Steel Blog

Baskets for Passivation: How Dimensions and Other Factors Impact Cost

Marlin Steel on May 9, 2017
Many manufacturers use passivation processes to improve the chemical resistance of their stainless steel components. For these ...

How Marlin Steel Develops Steel Wire Trays for Sub-Zero Applications

Marlin Steel on May 8, 2017
For each and every custom basket or tray design Marlin Steel makes, there’s a set process from start to finish to help ensure ...

The Best Coatings and Finishes for Custom Refrigerator Shelving

Marlin Steel on April 24, 2017
Not too long ago, we discussed what food processors should look for in custom-made, industrial refrigerator/freezer shelving. Food manufacturers, whether ...

5 Considerations When Sourcing Baskets for Automotive Gear Manufacturing

Marlin Steel on April 20, 2017
Automotive parts manufacturers have strict demands that they have to meet on a daily basis. Every part they make has to meet tight tolerances, there are often short deadlines to work with, and waste must be kept to a ...

What is the Best Food Grade Stainless Steel?

Marlin Steel on April 13, 2017
Manufacturers in the food industry have very strict requirements they need to follow to avoid product contamination. Every custom metal form needs to be perfect down to the smallest detail to ensure complete ...

Consider These 5 Things Before Purchasing Custom Refrigerator Shelving

Marlin Steel on April 10, 2017
To most, the term “refrigerator shelving” conjures images of cheap aluminum or plastic fridge shelves in a typical home appliance. Here, shelving is rarely considered critical—it’s just there to hold some cold goods and ...

Marlin Visits White House After Record-High Manufacturer Optimism!

Marlin Steel on March 31, 2017
The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) recently completed their “NAM Manufacturers’ Outlook Survey” for the first quarter of 2017. In this survey, the NAM saw the highest percentage of positive outlook ...

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan Visits Marlin Steel!

Marlin Steel on March 29, 2017
The Marlin Steel crew is honored to have hosted Maryland’s Governor, Larry Hogan, at our Baltimore factory. He was accompanied by Secretary Kelly M. Shulz, who was here previously to ...