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by GSIB2017
Wed Oct 23, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Emerging Markets
Replies: 2
Views: 1183

Re: Emerging Markets

Thank you.
by GSIB2017
Tue Oct 15, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Farrell Press Help Needed
Replies: 0
Views: 689

Farrell Press Help Needed

We have several 1970's era Farrell Presses that we need outside help in diagnosing problems, doing repairs. If you know of anyone who works on these type presses, we would appreciate their contact info. THANKS
by GSIB2017
Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Emerging Markets
Replies: 2
Views: 1183

Emerging Markets

Does anyone have recommendations for finding emerging markets in injection molding without paying $7K for a report? We purchased two new presses so we could hold tolerances, get into new markets and have not been successful in locating any. Thanks in advance for your response!
by GSIB2017
Thu Sep 19, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Machine Time Available
Replies: 0
Views: 976

Machine Time Available

GS Industries has machine time available in its two new LS Mtron energy efficient presses. The “WIZ390E”, a 390 ton all-electric machine shot size is 38. 2 ounces,mold space is 36.2 x 31.9 inches, daylight min/max is 14.0/61.0, platen width is 51.2 and knockout pattern is 4x16, 6x28. “TheONE 550”, a...
by GSIB2017
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Current Manufacturing Software
Replies: 8
Views: 4959

Re: Current Manufacturing Software

Thanks for your response.
by GSIB2017
Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Published Press Rates
Replies: 3
Views: 3674

Re: Published Press Rates

We are on the East Coast, but would be happy to share our press rates and structure for getting to the cost. just email me dmr@gsib.com
by GSIB2017
Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Current Manufacturing Software
Replies: 8
Views: 4959

Re: Current Manufacturing Software

Thanks we are in early stages as well ...keep me posted and I will you. We are talking to IQMS..their licensing is concurrent and I like that and the pricing is more reasonable that what we have with Progression. It looks like IQMS is suited for an injection molder shop floor and we are liking that....
by GSIB2017
Tue Mar 26, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Current Manufacturing Software
Replies: 8
Views: 4959

Re: Current Manufacturing Software

Thanks, we are using Exact Progression. Like you, we don't take advantage of all the functions. I will be retiring in two years and 20 years of Progression knowledge going with me...small companies just don't need all this elaborate software, but there doesn't seem to be simple inventory programs ti...
by GSIB2017
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Current Manufacturing Software
Replies: 8
Views: 4959

Current Manufacturing Software

Would love to hear what type of manufacturing software you are using. We are injection molders, using Macola Progression and it is on it's way to be discontinued. Not sure whether to go with the next version which will mean a lot of training or use this opportunity to move into something better suit...
by GSIB2017
Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Taxes on Molds
Replies: 6
Views: 6167

Re: Taxes on Molds

In Virginia, if you purchase for customer and then invoice the customer, you must collect sales tax. For years we understood if it "touches" the product, it is tax exempt We got audited and had to pay back plus penalties, the auditor considered it a resale. Now we just have the tool maker directly b...