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Fabricating

Tuesday | 10 January, 2017 | 1:35 pm

Cloud of steel

Steel sophistication serves as the meeting place for industry

Wednesday | 28 December, 2016 | 9:33 am

Rogue One

Q&A with a welding Star Wars fan

Monday | 07 November, 2016 | 11:07 am

Breathtaking bikes

Max Hazan brilliantly fabricates stunning motorcycles and motorbikes out of scrap metal

Wednesday | 02 November, 2016 | 9:50 am

Civilian service

Ex-Marine, former salesman join forces and use military tactics to develop fab shop

Thursday | 04 August, 2016 | 1:54 pm

Helmet head

Extreme designs combine with function and fit to create geek-worthy welding hoods

Thursday | 04 August, 2016 | 1:27 pm

Cottage industry

‘Irish Mike’ Craughwell doesn’t need reality TV to weld and fabricate big giant swords

Thursday | 04 August, 2016 | 1:01 pm

Free fall

Manufacturer delivers thrills and chills with roller coaster products

Thursday | 04 August, 2016 | 12:30 pm

Packin’ it in

Food vendor celebrates milestone by serving a giant bratwurst roasted on an epic stainless steel grill

Thursday | 04 August, 2016 | 11:47 am

Scottish horsepower

Steel behemoths stand tall, a fabricating feat

Wednesday | 20 July, 2016 | 10:39 am

Forging feathers

David Madero’s sculpture, La Fuerza del Espíritu, adorns Los Pinos

Wednesday | 06 July, 2016 | 10:29 am

Scotchman ironworker memorializes company founder

In the lobby of the Scotchman, Philip, S.D., manufacturing plant, there is a Scotchman model 5014 CM covered in black sharpie. Hundreds of signatures decorate the never-before-used ironworker, each one a cherished name adding to the tribute to the company founder, Art Kroetch.

Friday | 09 October, 2015 | 11:57 am

Grieving town shows support with Heart of Oregon signs

Welder sells “Roseburg Strong” sheet metal cutouts to benefit the shooting victims of Umpqua Community College

Thursday | 08 October, 2015 | 12:46 pm

A grill the length of Lambeau Field

How Badger Sheet Metal Works fabricated the hardware for record-setting bratwurst

Wednesday | 08 July, 2015 | 10:13 am

Plebani’s rules

Custom fabricator embodies patriotism, values through medium of metalforming

Sunday | 21 June, 2015 | 12:00 am

Scotland’s Kelpies

Steel behemoths stand tall, a fabricating feat

Monday | 18 May, 2015 | 10:32 am

Batman’s 4-D thrill ride

Manufacturer combines specialty steels and ingenuity to unleash the world’s first free-spin roller coaster

Monday | 11 May, 2015 | 2:47 pm

Arising from the ashes

Motorcycle lift manufacturer Handy looks ahead after a fire claims one of its facilities

Monday | 11 May, 2015 | 11:58 am

Keeping history on track

Fabricators restore integrity of Chicago’s historical ‘L’ stations

Tuesday | 07 April, 2015 | 9:34 am

Fabrication fantastique

Sculptor’s super-sized steel creations roam southern California countryside

Thursday | 19 February, 2015 | 3:02 pm

Behind “Big Giant Swords”

Mike Craughwell details fabrication of his fantasy-inspired blades

Wednesday | 11 February, 2015 | 3:00 pm

Fabricating a high wire

Escaping death prompted an adventure-seeking fabricator to push even further, mastering the high wire

Tuesday | 23 December, 2014 | 1:26 pm

A better bullet

With peaked curiosity, an experienced gunsmith fabricates bullets for 3-D printed pistols

Friday | 12 December, 2014 | 11:28 am

Bucking a decline

As areas of U.S. manufacturing struggle to stay alive, Buck Stove stays hot with new product lines

Wednesday | 26 November, 2014 | 10:51 am

Cut and grind

Job shop partnering with manufacturers and community

Thursday | 13 November, 2014 | 3:46 pm

Day 2 Highlights: Fabtech 2014

Highlights from Day 2 at Fabtech 2014 in Atlanta

Wednesday | 12 November, 2014 | 6:22 am

Day 1 Highlights: Fabtech 2014

Highlights from Day 1 at Fabtech 2014 in Atlanta

Monday | 29 September, 2014 | 9:25 am

Stand the test of time

Irish sculptor Rory Breslin uses old school techniques to create long-lasting testaments

Monday | 22 September, 2014 | 8:28 am

The miracle worker

Design and fabrication shop puts the magic in metal

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