TITLE

'Milfords' Keep Knives Working

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Assembly;May2009, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on Buck Knives Inc., a manufacturer of a wide range of knives located in Post Falls, Idaho. It was founded in 1902 and employs a number of Milford riveters for more than 35 years. According to Bill Keys, director of lean manufacturing and engineering at Buck Knives, the Milford riveters offer the best combination of speed, versatility and attachment strength for these types of handles. The company owns a dozen Milford riveting machines that are used for riveting the handles on approximately 250,000 knives per year.
ACCESSION #
41875853

 

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