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I found out that these feet are actually magnetic support pads that are designed to keep materials elevated off of surfaces and they travel with the workpiece. The concept, according to Rhino Products, LLC, came from decades of scientific research on how a rhinoceros can support its massive body weight with relatively small feet. Scientists discovered that it’s all about how their feet distribute weight. Hence, Rhino Feet™ (patent-pending) elevation pads were born and designed with the same theory.

When used properly, Rhino Feet can support extremely heavy objects, which makes them perfect for mold shops. These pads have undergone rigorous destructive testing to ensure the product is safe to use in industrial settings. Multiple tests have been performed on each size Rhino Foot to determine the average compressive yield strength and safe working loads.  

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5 Reasons to Consider Automation

 

Here are five big-picture considerations to shop automation.

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The moldmaking industry comes to life when conversations turn toward the extreme challenges of a mold build, the absurdity of customer requests, the outrageousness of employee mistakes, or the unrealistic expectations of the next-generation of moldmaking professionals.

Yet, one of the many things the men and women of this industry do well is laugh at themselves. They are the hardest working people I know,
but they can always find humor and joy in the daily frustrations
of their work.

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Noteworthy News: Teaming Up

They say two is better than one, and that’s definitely true for the companies below! Catch up on the latest business partnerships within the moldmaking community below.

 

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