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2017 Red bull Soap Box: Team Street Taco Recap

Here’s a little recap from the Red Bull Soapbox on Sunday, August 20. Thank you to everyone who voted & supported for Team Street Taco!!

2017 Red Bull SoapBox Race

R&I Industries very own Dave Rowan will be competing at the 2017 Red Bull SoapBox Race later this month under the name Team “Street Taco.” They are working on an awesome Taco shaped soapbox to race downhill at Elysian Park in Los Angeles on August 20, 2017.

“This crowd favorite is back in search of […]

Speculation of Material Costs Increasing this Summer

                    
         Our team at R&I Industries has been recently informed that there are speculations of rising prices in materials from U.S. steel mills. According to our sources, due to the 2016 Anti-dumping laws against oversea steel mills, only U.S. steel mills can provide […]

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    Sheet Metal Shearing for Prototyping or High Volume Production

Sheet Metal Shearing for Prototyping or High Volume Production

 

Sheet metal shearing is the process which involves the cutting of metal at a high speed and total shear force using moving blades to form metal plate sheets. The biggest advantage of shearing is that it produces minimal or no kerf, with virtually no loss of material. This process uses shear blades to cut stock, […]

Metal Forming You Can Count on

R&I uses Multiple Press brake machines ranging from 6’x 65 ton to 14’x 400 ton all with CNC back gauging. We can provide various methods of forming such as: radial bump forming, coining, and conventional air bending. Using this kind of state-of-the-art machinery allows R&I to deliver precision and dependability to each and every […]

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Advantages of Various Welding Methods

At R&I Industries, Inc. we offer selected methods of welding that include: Robotic, Spot, MIG, and TIG welding. Welding is a process where two or more pieces of metal are fastened together by use of heat and pressure. The process of applying heat softens the material and enables it to affix together as one […]

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