5 Ways to Improve your Mechanical Drawings

5 Ways to Improve your Mechanical Drawings

We love helping our customers create physical products from their concepts, ideas, and visions. Sometimes all you've got is a drawing on the back of a napkin and no time to learn a complex 3D CAD system - no problem! We can take anything from your sketch to a full 3D CAD model and turn it into reality with our machining, 3D printing, and laser cutting services. In this post we want to share five secrets to help improve your drawings to save you time and money when you send in your design for review and quoting.

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Orient your seismometer the easy way!

Orient your seismometer the easy way!

Many of us have had the frustrating experience of orienting seismometers or other magnetic instruments in the field. In the past you have had three options: 1) Use a broomstick and eyeball the measurement. 2) Invest in an expensive gyrocompass and train field helpers on its use. 3) Post process the alignment of the instrument in a time consuming process. Now there is a fourth option!

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Gerry had a problem

Gerry had a problem

Gerry is a graduate student at the University of Oklahoma. As part of his work he needed to take measurements of the magnetic field locked inside of core samples at liquid nitrogen temperatures. There was one problem: his instrument had no way to contain the liquid nitrogen or keep the sample cold. Gerry and his advisor contacted Leeman Geophysical LLC and the brainstorm began.

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