Why is it (quality) so hard?

Sometimes manufacturers forget that there are two key components of Quality – parts AND people.  This Quality Magazine article by guest blogger, Ian R Lazarus, summed things up so well, we felt compelled to share it.  You can find the original post here. Quality...
I Spy With My Vision Eye

I Spy With My Vision Eye

I Spy with My Vision Eye… Today we’re focusing on Vision Systems, one of the advanced technologies currently taking automated inspection into Industry 4.0. What It Is A manufacturing vision systems leverages cameras and lighting to inspect parts as they cycle...

A History of CMM’s

With so many advancements in metrology and dimensional measurement in manufacturing, I thought it might be interesting to take a look at the history of the technology to see how we’ve gotten to where we are today. Before We Start – What is a CMM? A CMM, or...

The Evolution of Component Engineering

“Change is inevitable.  Growth is a choice.”  John C. Maxwell For over two decades, Component Engineering has helped customers deliver consistent, high quality parts.  From simple to complex, manual to automated solutions, our business model and capabilities have...