As a child I remember walking through the machine shop with my father, being scared to touch anything and marveling at the beautiful color of all the metal chips. The machine shop was like another world, full of precision and excitement and hard work. People were sweating away, obsessed with being perfect. Now that I get to work with my family, and some of the best employees around, I am reminded of those times and how amazing it was to see huge bars of metal being cut to pristine parts.
What I love about manufacturing is that you are literally creating something out of nothing. We start with some oil, bars, and amazing machines and come out with beautiful parts. Parts that go into the automotive industry, in plumbing, in agriculture, everywhere. Continue reading “Beauty in Precision Machining”