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The Manufacturing Skills Gap and What Can be Done

One of the biggest challenges facing the manufacturing sector today is the skills gap that exists among the workforce. According to a 2015 Manufacturing Institute study:The skills gap is widening, and over the next decade, 3.4 million manufacturing jobs...

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Answers to Common Questions About Fishman® Corporation and Our Fluid Dispensing SmartDispenser®

The decision of which fluid dispenser or dispensers to purchase for your shop floor doesn’t come lightly. It’s a sizeable investment and the fluid dispenser, in addition to the company that manufactures it, must be the right fit. That’s why we understand when prospects want to learn more about us and our flagship product, the SmartDispenser®, and are always here to answer their questions honestly and...

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The Advantages of an AirFree® Fluid Dispenser Over Air-Driven Systems

The problems associated with air-driven fluid dispensing systems are well-known, and yet, they continue to be used in manufacturing facilities. Why? Here are 3 important advantages of AirFree® fluid dispensers over air-driven systems:ReliabilityIf one word sums up air-driven fluid dispensing it’s this: erratic. Air pressure is uncontrollable and surges into the syringe and slaps the air piston every time the dispenser cycles, resulting in heated assembly fluid in the syringe...

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Fishman Corporation Releases New Pencil Gun for Use with the SmartDispenser® Benchtop System for Fluid Dispensing

The Fishman Corporation SmartDispenser® Benchtop System for fluid dispensing utilizes AirFree® technology to provide unparalleled performance, the lowest deployment cost, and the lowest total cost of ownership when compared to other fluid dispensing systems. Components are designed specifically for industrial use, achieving optimized performance. The SmartDispenser® Benchtop System now features a new

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Fishman Corporation Releases a New SmartDispenser® Two Component Fluid Dispenser Video

Watch the new SmartDispenser® Two Component Fluid Dispenser video to learn how it provides the highest fluid deposit repeatability from one fluid deposit to the next worldwide:The SmartDispenser® Two Component Fluid Dispenser is designed for use with any 50 ml or 75 ml two component cartridge with 1:1 or 2:1 fluid mixed ratio. It provides...

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The Fluid Dispensing Offline Gun Reload Station Reduces Empty Syringe Change Over Time to 5 Seconds or Less

Traditionally, changing a syringe required tools, screws, and a bracket. You would have to disassemble, put the new syringe in, reassemble and then manually push the fluid to the end of the dispense tip. This entire process could take 10-15 minutes or more. Now, all of that is done offline. Thanks to the Push-To-Connect gun connector, you simply pull the gun out and push the new gun in and hit start. It all takes 5 seconds or less.Air...

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How AirFree® Technology Improves the Fluid Dispensing Process Across Industries

There are many benefits to using an AirFree® fluid dispensing system over an air driven system. Air driven fluid dispensing tends to be unpredictable, causing quality control problems. Over the lifetime of a system, an AirFree® fluid dispenser has a lower total cost of ownership than an air driven system because it brings the overall process into control, eliminating scrap work and saving energy, also making...

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Why You Should Switch to an Air-Free Fluid Dispensing System

Are you using an air-driven fluid dispensing system? If so, it’s time to consider why that might not be the best idea. There are plenty of problems associated with unpredictable air-driven fluid dispensing which is why air-free fluid dispensing is a much better option. Here are some very important reasons why it’s time to make the switch:Enhanced functionalityWhen using an air-driven...

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Trends that Are Elevating U.S. Manufacturing Operations

For many years, offshoring manufacturing operations was a popular option. While innovation has been strong in the U.S., the production and manufacturing operations were sent overseas where labor costs were lower. Today, there is a movement to keep production in the U.S., thereby keeping global businesses in the U.S., and it’s being driven by these trends: RoboticsManufacturing operation costs...

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The Benefits of Automated Quality Inspection

On your shop floor, who is responsible for verifying product quality? What was once handled by production line operators or quality technicians is now handled by automated quality inspection systems. For manufacturers across all industries an inspection system and process can be highly customized in order to meet specific machinery needs. There are multiple additional benefits of an automated quality inspection system over the outdated, manual process: Improve...

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