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Steve Chandler

The CAD Olympics: The Best CAD Packages for You

Many designers have asked me over the years what is the best CAD software package. This is an extremely difficult question to answer, as it very much depends on what you want to get out of CAD.
Andy Hill

The Lead Time Road Trip

Like us, many of you will have customers to answer to. So you’ll understand that they’re not always aware of all the factors that impact order lead times.
Andy Webb

How to Talk to the Machines

Machines are everywhere, from calculators to cutting machines, but there’s a problem. Many of them struggle to understand us. We speak a different language.
David Smith

Foam Features – Cushioning & Protection

Despite what some may think, all foams are not created as equals! By looking at the foams, or even hearing their names, most people won’t be able to tell the different features and benefits of each type.
Steve Chandler

Give your Case Insert The MSA Diet

​Thinking about designing a case insert but you want to make the most out of the room available? Stressful, isn’t it? Worry not.
Ross Carter

Finding the Best Case for the Job

​Search Google right now for ‘Equipment Case’ and see what you get. There’s such a huge range of choice out there, with little or no guidance into what case is best for each need.
Steve Chandler

Making a Stand

We wanted to design and build an exhibition stand that would demonstrate our product range, our design service and our manufacturing capabilities to exhibition visitors…
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