Rex-Cut Blog

    3 Ways 3D Metal Printing Is Revolutionizing Manufacturing

    July 5, 2017

    When they need to create quality engine components with a quick turnaround and tight tolerances, more and more manufacturers are turning to a new player in the field of manufacturing: 3D metal printing. Read More

    Filed under: technology
    Rex-Cut Abrasives Names Bob Costa President

    June 19, 2017

    The Rex-Cut Abrasives Board of Directors recently elected Bob Costa as the company’s President. Costa will assume responsibilities immediately and will succeed Claude Gelinas, who is planning on retiring in late 2018. Read More

    Filed under: company news
    Maria Prado of Rex-Cut Abrasives Receives National ESOP Award

    May 30, 2017

    Maria Prado, Rex-Cut Abrasives Vice President, Human Resources, was named the ESOP Association’s Outstanding Chapter Officer of the Year. This award was announced at the ESOP Association’s 40th Annual Conference held in Washington DC on May 10th. Read More

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    How to Make Aluminum a Fabricator’s Secret Weapon

    May 19, 2017

    Aluminum is fast becoming a sought after metal for marine and automotive applications due to its durability and weight. Not only is aluminum good for the environment (being 100 percent recyclable), the natural protection layer it spontaneously produces ensures that aluminum components are resistant to corrosion in salt water. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum
    5 Ways of Removing Aluminum Burrs

    May 18, 2017

    Creating parts for aerospace and automotive applications requires the highest level of precision and accuracy of cut and fit. Your final product needs to be smooth and ready for use in critical components of airplanes, vehicles, and other mechanical and technical applications. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum
    3 Surprising Solutions to Aluminum Fabrication Hangups

    May 4, 2017

    Aluminum: love it or hate it, but you will have to work with it often and increasingly more often if you work with marine fabrication. Read More

    Filed under: Aluminum
    5 Production Mistakes That Kill Your Bottom Line

    April 1, 2017

    Production mistakes are costly time-drains, but avoidable with a little bit of thinking ahead. Make sure that you aren’t making any of these five errors that will hurt your plant’s profitability and reputation. Read More

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    Robotic vs. Manual Deburring, Which Makes Sense for Your Company

    February 3, 2017

    Many metal parts must be deburred before being put to use, but not all finishing applications are created equal. Read More

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    Bolster Your Efficiency Working With Stainless Steel

    September 28, 2016

    Stainless steel has been used in architecture since 1922 and is the material responsible for some of the world’s most recognizable buildings. Read More

    Filed under: Stainless Steel
    Coming Soon: Fusion Quick Change Disc

    September 8, 2016

    Rex-Cut Abrasives will be introducing a new line of layered quick change flap discs at FABTECH 2016 in Las Vegas. Read More

    Filed under: company news
    Type 1 Wheel Improvement Announcement

    August 21, 2016

    Rex-Cut Type 1 Cotton Fiber wheels will soon be manufactured without embossing.Extensive R&D has shown by eliminating embossing, we are able to manufacture wheels with more consistent density and tolerance. Read More

    Filed under: company news
    Luxury Furniture Welder Relies on Max Flex For Precision and Beauty

    August 10, 2016

    Justin Carnagey is not a typical welder. An economist by trade, Mr. Carnagey took up welding as a weekend hobby. Read More

    Filed under: fabrication