The Manufacturer’s Guide To Traceability

Last Updated: September 30, 2022

As a manufacturer, your products are critical to the modern way of life in one way or another, including to the economy. In fact, it contributes $2.77 trillion to the U.S. economy annually, with an impact of $2.68 to the economy for every $1.00 spent in manufacturing. But errors do happen during manufacturing, and the …

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7 Sheet Metal Design Tips for Better Fabrication

Last Updated: July 29, 2022
Posted by: Matt Krysiak in Materials

Sheet metal is versatile, readily available and easily worked with, making it a popular choice for fabrication. Sheet metals are used when the thickness of material is required to be consistent across the entire surface, with the rigid yet flexible material finding use across various applications, both indoors and out. Various software applications are used …

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How to Comply with Military Packaging Specifications and Standards

Last Updated: February 8, 2022

Defense suppliers must conform with military packaging specifications and standards to ensure smooth shipments for their products. Securing military contracts can be a complex process that requires a great deal of due diligence and auditing. In many cases, a Quality Assurance Representative (QAR) from the military will be assigned to perform inspections of identified packages …

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5 Advantages of Metalphoto for Navy Deck Plates

Last Updated: July 31, 2022

The United States Navy contains hundreds of individual ships that are deployed to locations throughout the world. It takes significant time and effort to maintain these vessels and keep them in optimal operating condition. Navy personnel are organized on each ship based on individual roles and responsibilities, with signs and references charts provided to communicate …

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How to Choose Materials That Comply With Military Specifications

Last Updated: February 8, 2022

Military products are used in some of the most demanding conditions in the world including marine, desert, and arctic environments. Manufacturers and supply chain partners for the defense industry must design their products to meet stringent specifications for quality and performance. In addition to ruggedized equipment, there is also a need for item-level serialization and …

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6 Benefits of Durable Labels and Nameplates in the Aerospace and Defense Industry

Last Updated: July 25, 2022

Equipment used in the aerospace and military industries require highly durable parts, including their ID labels and nameplates. Inferior materials just won’t make the cut, with abrasion, corrosion, extreme temperatures, and UV exposure causing degradation and loss of readability. As such, the aerospace and defense industries have set stringent requirements for industrial labels and nameplates, …

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