Alumimaker 2 takes First Place for BOM Contest!

Earlier this year, MISUMI USA hosted a contest on Reddit for 3D Printer BOMs that used MISUMI components. We’d like to congratulate our first place winner, Andrew Chase-Ziolek, on his design of an Ultimaker 2 derivative called the Alumimaker 2. In ...

The Electric Vehicle Revolution

The electric vehicle (EV) revolution continues to change the look, feel, and drive of the world’s automotive fleet.  Once extremely uncommon, a steadily increasing number of EVs can be spotted cruising around highways and byways across the country.  The EV ...

How To Spend Your Holiday Money: 5 Great Gadgets to Give Yourself this Year!

‘Tis the season to be giving, sure, but why exclude yourself? After all, we’ve all been there; it’s time to open the presents, and you see big ones, small ones, round ones, square ones, all delightfully wrapped up in festive ...

3D Print Your Thanksgiving

With the calendar days racing past and the inevitable charge toward this year’s end continues, the holidays give us a time to take a step back and maybe focus a little more on fun than on work. With this in ...

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What are the Effects of Changing Cam Timing on Power Output and Fuel Efficiency?

Even though you may not be aware, nearly everyone has heard of cam timing and the benefits that it can provide for your engine. Most car manufacturers use some variant of the technology in their sports models, notably the VTEC ...