Next Step

November 24, 2020 Charles D. Schultz 0

Once you have an idea what your device will look like, the urge to start designing is strong. Before you start calculating gear ratings, however, […]

First Steps

November 18, 2020 Charles D. Schultz 0

As mentioned in my last posting, blank sheets of paper present a huge challenge to any machinery designer. For the beginner, it is even a […]

Closing the Gap

October 14, 2020 Charles D. Schultz 0

We left the gear tribe arguing over how to solve the problems that were cropping up with the new-fangled double helical or herringbone designs. Faster […]

Job Change Tales

September 30, 2020 Charles D. Schultz 0

Writers are often advised to “write about what you know.” My recent postings on recruitment, employee development, and fitting in was informed by almost fifty […]

Team Chemistry

September 23, 2020 Charles D. Schultz 0

Recent posts have covered finding new employees and how the supervisors and new hires can make the “adoption” work smoothly. Now we get to the […]