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Engineering the Chainsaw Launching Bazooka Slingshot

Raise your hand if you’ve ever had this problem. You’re out pruning the ole’ maple tree in the back yard and there’s that one branch just out of reach. You try and try, but you just can’t get it with the pruners, the shears or even that weird “saw on a stick” thing. What are you gonna do? Walk all the way …

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Part of the Month: Colder Space-Age Medical Couplings

Made of futuristic, space-age polymers (specifically, glass-filled polypropylene) these Colder medial couplings are way cooler than either “Memory Foam” or “Tang.”  C’mon NASA, where’s my hover-board already? From the looks of these fittings and couplings, they most likely have been used in the medical wing of the USS Enterprise, by Dr.”Bones” McCoy himself. Dr. McCoy: Spock, I don’t know too …

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Pole Flipping Chopper Bots

You may remember the “Nano Quad Rotors” from one of our Crazy Cool posts, way back in 2012. The nano-bots were doing all kinds of simple tasks in a very precise way, and it was pretty rad. Well, “Moore’s Law” states computing power and performance will double every 18-24 months, so these quad-choppers are new and improved! Admittedly, the ability …

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Know your PARTsolutions team: Scott Hayward

If you can’t reach him he’s probably on the lake water-skiing, or rockin’ out to Journey, while snacking on bacon with his pooch, Cooper! Meet Scott, the newest member of the CADENAS PARTsolutions sales team. Describe your role at CADENAS PARTsolutions: I am responsible for sales in the state of Michigan. I am working to develop opportunities with companies who …

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3D CAD App: PHD Inc. Launches Mobile Sales Configurator App Powered by CADENAS PARTsolutions

Milford, OH – Feb 11, 2013 – CADENAS PARTsolutions, a global provider of 3D part catalogs and sales configurators for industrial manufacturers, and PHD Inc., a leading global automation components manufacturer, are expanding their CAD Sales Configurator with a 3D mobile app. CADENAS PARTsolutions has created a custom 3D CAD mobile app specifically designed for PHD Inc. The app, built …

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Engineering the Robo-Wolf

Everyone knows the story of the “Three Little Pigs,” those snarky little swine that pick on the “Big Bad Wolf,” until he gets pretty TO’d. They realize they’re in deep, so they each build a house of straw, sticks or bricks for protection, thinking they’re safe from whatever the ‘ole Wolf can come up with. Their enemy has other plans though, he …

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Event Coverage: Industry-Forum 2013 Hosted by CADENAS PARTsolutions

The CADENAS PARTsolutions 2013 International Industry-Forum and user group event just wrapped up in Augsburg, Germany. The event was a great success for the CADENAS PARTsolutions family to gather, share information, ideas and have some fun. Industry-Forum Overview: The event is a gathering of users to participate in workshops and network, learning more about how their peers utilize Strategic Parts Management …

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