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8 Great Engineering Christmas Gifts For Kids

8 Great Engineering Christmas Gifts For Kids

Wondering what to get your aspiring scientist or engineer this year for Christmas? Well fear not, because thankfully now is a golden age for STEM toys and gifts to inspire young learners to experiment, play and discover the pleasures of figuring out how things work....
The Top 7 Design Tips For 3D Metal Printing

The Top 7 Design Tips For 3D Metal Printing

3D metal printing can help you to create “impossible” designs that are lightweight, strong and ideal for demanding applications in aerospace, automotive, medical and more. But to get the most from metal 3D printing technology it’s critical that you...
Growing a Culture of Quality in China

Growing a Culture of Quality in China

What does it take to employ world-class quality standards when running your own business out of China?

Porosity in Pressure Die Casting and How To Control It

Porosity in Pressure Die Casting and How To Control It

When making parts with pressure die casting, there is a risk that holes or voids may form within the part, much to the frustration of every product developer. While pressure die casting can and does produce excellent surface quality and close tolerances, every product...
The Best Engineering Toys And Games for This Christmas

The Best Engineering Toys And Games for This Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner, so what better time to look at the best STEM toys of 2016? These are great gift ideas for your young engineer, product developer or budding entrepreneurs and they are a great way to inspire children to engage with science,...