How Rapid Enterprises Debunks the Idea that Overseas Manufacturers are less Costly than North American Manufacturers
There’s a myth that has circulated for years which is that manufacturing in North America is expensive and engineers should look to overseas manufacturers to get the best bang for their dollar.
In the machining world, there’s a saying “the machine is only as good as the machinist operating it.” Whether you are operating a 25-year-old machine or a brand new machine, if as a machinist you do not contemplate every area of machining you will not be successful.
When manufacturing a work-piece or product, a machinist must know the appropriate tools that will be efficient for the manufacturing process.
As a machinist, an important part of your job is ensuring that you utilize the right tools that can assist with the efficiency of your production. A work-holding tool is a dependable tool that can be used to carefully place and secure a part or product that is being manufactured.
Generally speaking, the objective of a machine operator and/or a manufacturing company is to produce the best version of a desired product or tool.
Since its inception at the beginning of the industrial revolution, the manufacturing industry has attracted a variety of different individuals; some who entered the industry as a means of employment and others who entered with a passion for creating.