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Save the date: National Skilled Trades Day activities

 

All are welcome to attend story time at Barnes and Noble (381 Boardman Poland Road in Boardman, OH) from 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 27 and Saturday, May 4, 2019, for “Dress Up as a Skilled Trades Worker” photo booth. A career-related book will be read. On National Skilled Trades Day, Wednesday, May […]

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Skilled USA competition in Cleveland

 

Congratulations to Noah who competed in precision machining at the Super Regional Skills USA competition in Cleveland on Friday.

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Proclamations arrived for National Skilled Trades Day

 

26 days and counting until the first National Skilled Trades Day! Check out our National Day Calendar proclamation and a proclamation from Ohio Congressman Bill Johnson. Learn more about the day and help us celebrate these great jobs here. #nationalskilledtradesday

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National Skilled Trades Day to raise awareness for skilled trades

 

City Machine Technologies, Inc. has established National Skilled Trades Day to increase awareness about the benefits of skilled trades jobs in the United States and to celebrate skilled trades workers. National Skilled Trades Day will be observed on the first Wednesday in May annually, as proclaimed by the Registrar at National Day Calendar. The inaugural […]

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Gearing up for gearbox repairs

 

What’s a gearbox? It’s a mechanical device that uses gears and shaft assemblies to provide speed and torque from a power source (think an electric motor) to another machine. Gearboxes are designed many different ways and for many different purposes. Gearbox repair is required when something in a gearbox breaks or wears out. Gearbox repair […]

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Reduce. Recycle. Re-engineer.

 

There are great benefits to re-engineering parts. Sometimes equipment needs to be repaired using OEM parts. When some original renewal parts are obsolete and unavailable, we re-engineer them. This lets a customer extend the life cycle of equipment, instead of sending it to the junkyard. A re-engineered part is often better than the original because […]

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Sometimes you just can’t help but buy new lifting magnets

 

As we anxiously await the MythBusters Jr episode starring our lifting magnet, let’s chat about new lifting magnets. Sometimes, magnets are so badly damaged that they are deemed uneconomical to repair and are replaced with new, rebuilt or used magnets. At CMT’s magnet production facilities, we offer: -Conductor straightening and reprocessing -Electrified core magnet rewinding […]

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Happy New Year!

 

CMT has had a great 2018, and we are hoping for an even better 2019! We hope that’s your wish, too. Happy New Year to all! And, remember, we are always available for all your repair needs. 330-747-2639

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Part 2: Remanufactured crane brakes are available at a fraction of the cost of new

 

Last week, you learned CMT’s remanufactured brakes give you manufacturer’s new quality at a fraction of replacement cost. Over the years, we have developed our own special set of modifications for different manufacturer’s brakes to extend their life in the field. Many of these take the form of synthetic bushings, case hardening pins and specialized […]

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Benefits of CMT remanufactured industrial crane brakes part 1

 

Did you know CMT remanufactured crane brakes give you manufacturer’s new quality at a fraction of replacement cost? Remanufactured crane brakes costs normally range from 70% for small brakes to 30% for large units versus replacement. All brakes feature a one-year warranty – the same as the original equipment manufacturer (OEM). Because we remanufacture, not […]

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