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February is National Career and Technical Center Month

 

Are you unhappy in your current job? What’s the plan for after graduation? Should you make a career change? If you are thinking of making a change or picking a career, think about a skilled trade. Many skilled trades jobs only require a certificate, so that means you can be on your way to making […]

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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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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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Field service is our specialty

 

CMT’s talented technicians have access to four fully-equipped services vans that deliver the amenities of our shops to your door – day or night. Two vans are dedicated to in-place machining and heavy machinery removal, installation and in-place rebuilding. CMT also offers predictive maintenance programs, electrical inspections and other services, such as on-site motor and […]

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Happy Thanksgiving and shop Small Business Saturday!

 

CMT wishes everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving. We are thankful for our customers, associates and our friends. Take a moment to count your blessings tomorrow. We likely have more than we realize. And, after all that turkey is gone, Shop Small on Saturday! Small businesses employ more than half of the country’s workforce, so go […]

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The hows and whys of lifting magnets

 

Science Lesson #1: What’s a lifting magnet and how does it work? A magnet is really just a string of wire wrapped around a magnetic core. This string of wire has resistance we call ohms that govern what current, also called amps, flows at a given voltage. All DC magnets obey Ohm’s law and most […]

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Rulli and Baldwin speak to small business group at CMT before elections

 

This week, small business owners met with Michael Rulli, director of operations for Rulli Brothers, and a candidate for the 33rd Ohio Senate district to talk about the business climate in Youngstown at CMT. Also on hand was Judge Craig Baldwin, running for Ohio Supreme Court.

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CMT is 24/7 and can come to you

 

Day or night, CMT is available. Our talented technicians can bring the amenities of our shop to your door with our four fully-equipped service vans. Two vans are strictly dedicated to in-place machining, heavy machinery removal, installation and in-place building. We also offer predictive maintenance programs, electrical inspections, on-site motor and generator repair and on-site […]

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