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We Supply Excellent Components for Your Industrial Machines

You need to make sure you have the right tools regardless of the job. For large firms, this means having the appropriate industrial components readily available.  Industrial Components Group brings over 60 plus years of experience to the table whether you need industrial knobs for tooling or fastening applications or some other specifically machined part. What Are Good Industrial Handles? Take a good look at the specifications we have for any crank [...]

August 12th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

What is the Fourth Industrial Revolution?

First Industrial Revolution 1784 marked the beginning of the First Industrial Revolution, which introduced the use of steam, water, and mechanical production equipment. This transition allowed for the more efficient production processes in manufacturing. The textile industry was the dominating player during this time period, however, almost every industry was improved during this time. The First Industrial Revolution began in the United Kingdom. Second Industrial Revolution The Second Industrial Revolution [...]

August 10th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Best Uses For Ball Lock Pins

Any good industrial enterprise needs to have the right components, which include quality ball lock pins. There are a few considerations that you need to take into account to make sure you get the right components for the job at hand. Not only does the Industrial Components Group have a variety of these products that fit your industrial needs, but we can even offer some suggestions on how best to [...]

August 1st, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Digital Manufacturing Concepts for Tomorrow’s Factory

There are those saying the United States is on the verge of a comeback in manufacturing and the surge has everything to do with innovation and digital manufacturing concepts. Experts who are in charge of industrial component supplies are saying this is one of the biggest advancements in industry for America since the 1800s when the USA became a global leader. The concept is called direct digital manufacturing (DDM) and [...]

July 28th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Smart Manufacturing: Tomorrow’s Ideas Today

The future is here as far as industrial manufacturing goes.  For decades, factories used by industrial component manufacturers were staffed by legions of people doing the same repetitive things over and over again. With the digital revolution, smart manufacturing systems are changing the look of modern manufacturing to the benefit of the people who work for, the owners of larger industrial companies and the consumers who buy the products. However, [...]