Industry Organizations

SVC 
http://www.svc.org
Society of Vacuum Coaters

SME
http://www.sme.org
Society of Manufacturing Engineers
SME is a good resource for all professionals. This site is also the home of Manufacturing Engineering Magazine, Forming & Fabrication Magazine and Automotive Plastics Magazine.

ASTM
http://www.astm.org
American Society for Testing Materials
This site is the resource for standards.

HEF USA
http://www.hefusa.net
A supplier of thermochemical diffusion products, engineered bushings and engineered surface treatment solutions.

 

 

 


 

Industry Magazines

Modern Machine Shop
http://www.mmsonline.com
This site is full of interesting articles and links related to the machining industry.

Tooling & Production
http://www.manufacturingcenter.com
This site is a good resource for the machining industry professional.

Cutting Tool Engineering
http://www.ctemag.com
An excellent resource for improving your manufacturing process. Cutting tool improvement and optimization is always a topic.

Injection Molding Magazine
http://www.immnet.com
This site is an excellent resource for the molder looking for industry news, technical articles, and the latest products.

Plastics Technology
http://www.ptonline.com
This site is a good resource for the plastic's processor.

Forging Magazine
http://www.forgingmagazine.com
This magazine is dedicated to improving the forging process and providing technical resources to the forging industry.

 


Steel Suppliers

Bohler Udeholm
http://www.bohlersteel.com
A supplier of stainless and tool steels.

Finkl & Sons
http://www.finkl.com
A supplier of molding, forging, and die cast steels.

 


Technical Resources

Matweb
http://www.matweb.com
This site has a material's database that includes metals, superalloys, ceramics, thermoplastic and thermoset polymers and semiconductors.