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             February 23, 2019          Since 1979
             VS Enterprises / Wire Rope News LLC           Feature Articles
             Publisher            info@wireropenews.com
                                                           3D Printed Crane Hooks:
             Don Tywoniw        design@wireropenews.com
             Editor/Production Manager/                    Are They the Future?  .......................................8
             Advertising Coordinator                             Is Additive Manufacturing the wave of the
                                                                 future? The author weighs the pros and cons.
             Barbara Spencer   directory@wireropenews.com        By Dennis O’Rourke
             Contributing Editor/Author/
             Suppliers Directory                           Specialized Library Provides Unique
                                                           Collection of Resources  ................................18
             Sandra Bluvias-Ashton   info@wireropenews.com       A source of historic objects and information,
             Consultant
                                                                 the Arthur Lakes Library contains a wealth of
             Diane Drozd                                         material for researching ropeway technology.
             Accounting/Bookkeeping                              By Jane W. Haynes
             2D Graphics                                   Why Don’t More Young People Veer
             Production & Layout                           Towards Jobs in Manufacturing?  .................26
                web site: www.wireropenews.com                   To secure the future of the manufacturing
                     or www.wirerope.news                        industry, we must reach out to each new
                                                                 generation and teach them the “ropes.”
             The online version of our publication is usually posted about   By Peter Hildebrandt
             two weeks after the printed magazine is delivered, giving
             subscribers first access to all the the great articles, industry   SPECIAL FEATURE:
             news and information.
                                                           Our Industry Over the Past 40 Years .............34
                                                                 Wire Rope News asks long-time experts to
                         ISSN 0740-1809                          share their memories and comments. This issue
             Wire  Rope  News  &  Sling  Technology  is  published   features Robert Davis, Vice President, Sales &
             bimonthly by Wire Rope News LLC, P.O. Box 871,      Marketing for Loos & Co., Inc.
             Clark, New Jersey 07066-0871.
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                                                                               Cover photo:
             Subscription rates: $22 per year, domestic; $27 per               Our cover story delves into the controversial
             year, Canadian; $32 per year, foreign. Quantity                   subject of Additive Manufacturing. The
             discounts of three or more subscriptions available                author, Dennis O’Rourke, considers the
             at $18 each per year, domestic; $22 each per year,                overall benefits with concerns about the
             Canadian; $28 each per year, foreign.                             safety aspect of this new technology.
             Single copies: $6 per issue, domestic; $7 per issue,              Inset picture is an artist’s conception of an
             Canadian; $9 per issue, foreign.                                  entire house being built on location using
                                                                               this 3D Printing method. See story on page 8.
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             material for any reason deemed necessary.                         Inset: © Chesky_W | iStockphoto
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             before the 20th of month preceding date of publication   Advertiser’s Index  ...........................................79
             (e.g. May 20th for June issue).
                                                           News in Our Industry  ........................................36
             Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in the articles in this publication
             reflect the research and/or views of the author(s) and/or the compa-  The Inventor’s Corner  ........................................60
             nies that were interviewed for each story, and do not (necessarily)
             reflect the views, official policy or position of the publisher. Press   Products in the News  ........................................72
             releases and advertisements are the sole content of the individual
             companies who supply them and WRN&ST holds no claim as to their   People in the News  ............................................76
             validity and/or accuracy.
                                                           Denny’s Crane & Rigging Notes  ........................56
              Please send all media and advertising inquiries to  Note from the Editor  .........................................75
                  Production: design@wireropenews.com
                                                           Crossword Puzzle  ..............................................78
                 Main office email: info@wireropenews.com  Classified Ads  ....................................................80
              Suppliers Directory: directory@wireropenews.com

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