November 2012

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Meeting the Magnesium Challenge: Automotive components using lightweight alloys are key as fuel costs rise and efficiency standards tighten.
D. Kapel
Calculating Total Cost: There is a new way of looking at part sourcing, and it could mean bringing casting jobs back to the U.S.
S. Wetzel
Testing 1-2-3: Determining the Worth for Multiple 100% Inspections: Improving incoming product quality and the effectiveness of a visual inspection operation could mean fewer 100% inspections.
2013 Buyer's Guide: Includes Product Category Index, Product Index, Manufacturer's Index, and Metals Associations
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