Sparky Anderson and Bob Feller

This year, as in the past 25 years, I will go to Florida to attend Detroit Tiger Spring Training activities. Last year both Sparky Anderson and Bob Feller passed away. As a result of several Spring Training seasons, I have vivid and pleasant memories of both of these members of the Baseball Hall . . . → Read More: Sparky Anderson and Bob Feller

Update on MGA-MI’s Jounce & Squirm Capabilities

In today’s automotive market, the seating system is scrutinized thoroughly with respect to comfort, quality, safety and overall customer satisfaction. Many seating designs available in cars today have so many more functions and adjustments than ever before. This prompts designers to pay close attention to everyday use or . . . → Read More: Update on MGA-MI’s Jounce & Squirm Capabilities

Static Testing for Roll-Over Protective Structures (ROPS)

Like any other vehicle, utility vehicles and tractors are subject to safety and structural integrity testing. SAE Standard J2258 is similar to that of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) 216 Roof Crush Resistance in that it is used to test the strength of roll over protective structures (ROPS) found on these types of vehicles. . . . → Read More: Static Testing for Roll-Over Protective Structures (ROPS)

UN/DOT Shock Testing

Shock testing is a part of the UN/DOT testing, which is mandated on all lithium batteries before they can be legally shipped around the country. The shock test is done to simulate what would happen if the shipping container was accidentally dropped during the shipping process. The requirements for this test serve two . . . → Read More: UN/DOT Shock Testing