Metal Shop Talk Category

Are you in compliance? Check out OSHA’s 10 most cited violations

Good for you! OSHA has many welding, cutting, and brazing standards and negligence of these didn’t make their top 10 list. If, however, you have a need to make sure your work environment is following all safety best practices from OSHA to AWS to CGA – contact ILMO today for an audit. We’ll make sure…

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Just 40 women can weld (this spring at CACC)!

Springfield, IL (February 13, 2013) – Starting Thursday, February 21, 2013, 40 local women will have the chance to learn the basics of welding in a fun, safe learning environment.  The Capital Area Career Center (CACC), with the help of ILMO Products Company, is once again offering their acclaimed Women in Welding class. For the…

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Webinar: Best practices for the Best Consumable Life and Performance!

Best practices for the Best Consumable Life and Performance! Thursday, February 24, 2011, 2:00PM – 3:00PM EST You’re invited – click here to register! Join Hypertherm’s Jim Colt as he shares 30 plus years of metal cutting expertise. In this one hour webinar, Jim will show you how to increase the life of your consumables,…

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It’s easy to "like" ILMO!

While everyone at ILMO wants you to LOVE the service and attention you receive from us, whether it’s in your facility, on the phone, over email, or when you’re online, Facebook doesn’t offer a “Love” button (they should get on that). But don’t fret! You still have an easy way to show us and your…

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Metal Sculpture Artist loves his Miller Diversion 180 TIG Welder!

Are YOU a welding artist or hobbyist, or considering getting into it?  It’s easier than you think, and can be a very affordable hobby with beautifully finished products to enjoy, display, or even sell. Artists LOVE shopping at ILMO’s nine retail branches throughout Illinois and Missouri because our store representatives are happy to help answer all types…

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Need to Improve Your Tool & Die Shop to Compete with Overseas Prices?

See how an Ontario shop is doing just that! Featured in Metal Forming Magazine, September 2010 – “Die Shop to Wrangle Work Back from Overseas Competition” Efficiency climbs noticeably at an Ontario die shop after it adds four seats of design and build software to its engineering department and three seats on the shop floor,…

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