Engineering a Pipe Dream: Catching a 30 Ft Wave on a Dirt Bike with Robbie Maddison

Surfing is hard. It requires physical strength, balance, agility and a good dose of craziness. Humans have been surfing for a long time, Captain James Cook documented surfing in Polynesia in the 1700’s. The problem was that there was […]

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Industrial Component Parts Manufacturers Finding Revenue in the Digital Parts Bin

Industrial manufacturers are always looking to find lost revenue or cost savings from their existing company assets. They have streamlined their manufacturing processes to find and eliminate every ounce of waste. Their supply chain operates at maximum efficiency, maximizing […]

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Chainsaw Ice Racing – The Sport With So Many Ways to Rearrange Your Face!

When I was a kid, I was what you would call “accident prone.” I’m pretty sure I spent the better part of my eleventh year on earth, in the hospital for silly maneuvers I attempted and spectacularly failed at. […]

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Colson Group USA Launches World’s First Caster Models App with Configurable 3D CAD – built by CADENAS PARTsolutions

Cincinnati, OH – July 23, 2015 – Colson Group USA, the world’s leading manufacturer of caster and wheel products, launched their all new “Caster CAD 3D” mobile app, built by CADENAS PARTsolutions. The free app is now available in […]

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Engineering the Perfect Wood Fire Smoker Pit with Aaron Franklin

Normally, in the CADENAS PARTsolutions “crazy cool” series we take a look at all of the amazing things high-tech engineers and industrial designers come up with. Lasers, quad-copters, rocket-bikes and so on. You get the idea. Sometimes you gotta […]

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Inside the Fireworks Display with a Quadcopter Drone

It’s pretty much universally accepted that fireworks are sweet. No, we’re not talking “snakes and sparklers” here (although to each their own), we’re talkin’ the stuff that goes boom!

By really, fireworks are all about the vantage point. I’ve watched […]

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Approach Parts Classification and Reuse the Way Google Did: Let the Machines do the Work

As business, engineering and manufacturing has moved deeper into the digital age they have found a myriad of new consequences and side effects stemming from the very tools they use to simplify their lives.

Twenty years ago my email inbox […]

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