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Re-Sourcing Metal Stampings

Unfortunately, there are times when you have to move on from a current supplier. Maybe your volumes got too high for them to handle, too low for them to be profitable....Read More

Straddle Stackers: Sorting Scrap Effectively in Tight Spaces

Many people think that a forklift is the only option for moving things around on the shop floor, but there is a more space-efficient solution to material....Read More

Deciding on Functional Gaging

Functional Gages can often seem like an unnecessary additional cost with all of the available measuring solutions, but there are many reasons....Read More

Experience Our Stamping Department!

Metal stamping is a cost-effective solution for high-quantity metal manufacturing. The process involves a custom stamping die, developed for the specific part that....Read More

Experience Our CNC Department!

CNC Machining (Computer Numerical Control Machining) is a highly automated process where pre-programmed computer software controls the movement of tools ....Read More

PPAP: What is it and why do I need one?

A Production Part Approval Process is a standardized process that helps manufacturers and suppliers communicate and approve production designs and processes ....Read More

Experience Our Wire EDM Department!

Wire Electrical Discharge Machining is a manufacturing process where a very thin wire (.003-.012”) uses an electrical charge to cut through materials that conduct electricity....Read More

Top 5 Reasons to Choose Wisconsin Metal Parts, Inc. for Your Next Metal Stamping Job

Since 1988, our company has acquired an exemplary reputation for metal work and craftsmanship which delivers the finished product quickly, efficiently and without sacrificing quality. Here are ...Read More

How to Create Quality Progressive Die Designs

Our latest discussion in our series about progressive dies explores the design process. We reconnected with Dave Holzer, Journeyman Tool and Die Maker and the Sales and Marketing Manager ...Read More

What is a Progressive Stamping Die? Here's What You Need to Know

We continued our recent conversation about progressive stamping dies with Dave Holzer, a Journeyman Tool and Die Maker and the Sales and Marketing Manager at Wisconsin Metal Parts. The company ...Read More

What Makes up a Progressive Die?

We continued our recent conversation about progressive stamping dies with Dave Holzer, a Journeyman Tool and Die Maker and the Sales and Marketing Manager at Wisconsin Metal Parts. The company ...Read More

The Hidden Costs of Dies Built Overseas

You may have heard that having metal stamping dies built overseas saves money. A common perception we hear is that you can “save 30 percent” by having dies built overseas. But does this really ...Read More

Save Money, Build Trust and Shorten Lead Times – Improve Manufacturing and Logistics Efficiency (Part 3 of a Series)

In our other blogs, we suggested ways for manufacturers to streamline the estimating process and improve parts design and engineering. Next, we have some ideas for eliminating inefficiencies ...Read More

Save Money, Build Trust and Shorten Lead Times – (Part 2 of a Series)

In our previous blog, we discussed how manufacturers can save money in the estimating process by qualifying parts suppliers upfront, using relatively few but qualified vendors, and working ...Read More

Save Money, Build Trust and Shorten Lead Times – (Part 1 of a Series)

In the past few years, as manufacturing jobs have declined, demand for manufactured goods has remained high. This has left many manufacturers understaffed and overwhelmed, yet they have ... Read More