Visit MSI at IFE and FABTECH 2018

by: Stephen Parker
Fall is finally upon us, and that means the start to a busy trade show season.  MSI is gearing up and prepared to hit the road for the International Fastener Expo, and FABTECH.  We will be doing live demonstrations in both booths, with ownership and management on hand to answer any questions you may have.  Read More

Posted in: ChamferMate, MSI, Manufacturing Solutions, chamfer and stamp

MSI Gets Ready to Hit the Road for FABTECH 2017

by: Stephen Parker
FABTECH 2017 is just 2 short weeks away. This year, the host site will be McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. MSI will be located in Booth B19097. There, we will have sales and management staff on hand to answer any questions you may have. We will also have a fully operational C8H ChamferMate machine and will be conducting demonstrations for anyone who wants to see the e machine in operation.  Read More

Posted in: ChamferMate, beveling machine

Visit MSII At FABTECH 2016 in Las Vegas!

by: Stephen Parker
Please make arrangemets to stop by and visit with the Manufacturing Solutions team at booth N6103 in Las Vegas, Nevada from November 16-18. We will have a fully operational C8H ChamferMate on site doing live demonstrations, and staff will be on hand to answer any of your questions. We have a handful of FREE Expo Passes available for our current and future customers, so please feel free to contact us at (409) 842-4404 or info@msi-tx.com to reserve yours today! We look forward to seeing you at FABTECH.  Read More

Posted in: beveling, chamfering, ChamferMate, trade show

The Ideal Heavy Duty Tube Deburring Machine

by: Wayne Moncla
The ChamferMate line of high production tube deburring machines is specifically manufactured for easy setup and operation, making this line ideal for a wide range of applications. One of our most popular ChamferMate models is the C5A.     Read More

Posted in: ChamferMate, deburring

How a Pipe Beveling Machine Benefits Welding Training Programs

by: Wayne Moncla
MSI receives numerous amounts of inquiries, weekly, from different training schools, trade schools, apprenticeship programs, local union schools, career centers, etc. Typically, they are interested in purchasing our Model C8H ChamferMate® to manufacture their own welding coupons.  Read More

Posted in: ChamferMate

Double End Bar Chamfering Machine

Check out this video of the MSI Double End Bar Chamfering machine handling .5511 diameter titanium rods. Read More

Posted in: ChamferMate, chamfer rod

Chamfering and Marking of Stud Bolts at Choice Fasteners

by: Wayne Moncla
Choice Fastener is a longtime customer of MSI's that manufactures stud bolts in Spring, Texas, north of Houston. Choice Fastener recently purchased an additional C3A ChamferMate® and MarkMate® machine to chamfer stud bolts for their oil and gas customers.  Read More

Posted in: end marking bolts, chamfering, ChamferMate, bolt shortening tools, fasteners, bolt chamfering, bolt marking

Custom Pipe Fabrication Requires Automated Beveling Solution

by: Wayne Moncla
Precision Flange & Machine located in Houston, TX is a manufacturing company focused on quality, precision machined and fabricated products made from carbon, stainless, and a variety of other alloys.  One of the products they fabricate is a pipe lateral for the petro-chemical industry.  A lateral is a pipe with a hole cut in it that allows another section of pipe to be welded on at a 45 degree angle creating a splitter.    Read More

Posted in: ChamferMate, beveling machine

Manual Pipe Beveling vs. Automatic Pipe Beveling

by: Wayne Moncla
We've helped a lot of companies over the years find the right pipe/tube beveling solution for them, so we thought we'd share some basic information about the various types of beveling methods.  Read More

Posted in: beveling, ChamferMate

Chamfering Machine Specifications Table Now Available!

by: Wayne Moncla
We proudly manufacture the ChamferMate line of high production chamfering machines and pipe beveling machines, which are designed for easy setup and operation. Heavy duty construction and quality components are utilized to provide our customers with years of dependable service. The ChamferMate line is available in a number of models that offer a wide range of diameters and applications, which is why we are excited to announce a new ChamferMate machine specification comparison table.  Read More

Posted in: beveling, chamfering machine, chamfering, ChamferMate, beveling machine