Ian Sandusky from Lakewood Machine is back again to discuss some of his favorite manufacturing trends of the past year… Watch Video
With so many tooling manufacturers and vendors out there, it can be extremely overwhelming to choose what tools… Watch Video
This GIANT box of tooling was sent to his shop from Walter Tools and we’re going to be opening it up and taking a look… Watch Video
How do you help motivate your employees toward excellence? On this episode of MACHINE SHOP TALK, Ian addresses this common issue…. Watch Video
You do some design work on your own time, for the company you work for. Now, another company wants a copy of the drawings. Is that legal? Watch Video
What do you do when you spend all the time quoting out a job, and now the customer wants to…Episo Watch Video
Using top-notch cutting tools will always guarantee you the best results, but is it always the best approach? Watch Video
So you run a hot job as a machinist, somehow, you messed something up along the way, and now the boss wants you to come in… Watch Video
Attending trade shows can be expensive. With so much available online, is there still value in attending in-person events? Watch Video
Over a million square feet of machinery, tooling, workholding, under one roof. This isn’t just a machinist’s wildest dream, this is IMTS 2022… Watch Video
You got a request for quote, you quoted the work – and now the purchaser is coming back either asking for a price reduction. What do you do? Watch Video
If you got something quoted out at multiple places, do you let the other competitors know that they didn’t get the… Watch Video
Have you ever had to spend days trying to troubleshoot a job where nothing seemed… Watch Video
Imagine walking into your shop and turning on the lights – only to find machines still running from the day before, and pallets of finished parts ready… Watch Video
What do you do when an employee leaves to seek greener pastures, only to ask for their job back weeks or months later?… Watch Video
What would you do if you were approached by a company looking to rent out space in your shop, and some of your machines?… Watch Video
You’ve been at a company for a decade, and you’re vital to the company – but you know it’s time for you to leave… Watch Video
Too often in this industry, trying to suggest improvements to your boss or supervisor can feel like talking to… Watch Video