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January Meeting

January 11, 2018 | The Timken Company

Timken is a world-leading manufacturer of bearings and mechanical power transmission products. They are a leading authority in tapered roller bearings and apply their deep knowledge of metallurgy, tribology and mechanical systems to improve the reliability and efficiency of equipment, machinery and vehicles worldwide. One way Timken gathers this knowledge is through the Research and Development labs. Our January meeting will take us to the labs at Timken, including labs for UT Testing, Heat Treatment, Mechanical Testing, Metallography, Aspex testing, SEM and OES / SRD testing.

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ASM Holiday Social

December 07, 2017 | Zoar Village and Canal Tavern

This year’s holiday social will be held in Zoar! We will be going on a special tour of the village that will include the blacksmith shop, tin shop, and a short video about the history of the village at the village hall. After the tour, we will be having dinner at the Canal Tavern of Zoar. The Canal Tavern is owned by a Jon Elsasser, who is a former Timken Company associate.

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Nov 2017 Technical Meeting

November 09, 2017 | Fairways at Arrowhead Golf Course

Join us at Fairways at Arrowhead Golf Course for an overview of Goodyears Racing Strategy. Guest Speaker - Shannon Baker, Technical Project Leader for Goodyear Racing's Advanced Engineering Group.

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April Tour - Whitacre Greer

April 13, 2017 | Whitacre Greer

Whitacre Greer is a small manufacturer of fired-clay paving bricks and firebricks. Whitacre Greer was founded in 1916 by J.J. Whitacre, and the family still owns and manages the company. The company is able to make many unique products in short production runs using a dry-pressing process to form the products and then fires them into gas-burning kilns. Some of the fire-clay paving bricks have been used for paving all over the country (see photos below). Whitacre Greer is the leading producer of low-duty fire bricks. These bricks are used in construction of fireplaces and other light industrial applications. For more information, check out Whitacre Greer's website: Join us for dinner afterwards at Polinori's Palm Garden

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Jan2017 Technical Meeting

January 12, 2017 | Tozzi's on 12th

Rich Burton, from Acme Hard Chrome, will give a general overview of chrome plating - specifically Industrial Hard Chrome plating and advantages and disadvantages of using hard chrome over using other coatings.

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March Technical meeting

March 09, 2017 | Fairways at Arrowhead

Join us, and Michael Paponetti, Regional Sales Manager at Solar Atmospheres of Western PA. This presentation will look at the 3 most common types of additive manufacturing and discuss the benefits and challenges of thermal treatment.

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October Meeting: "Taking the Heat" from Author Richard Sarver

October 13, 2016 | The Fairways

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December Holiday Social

December 08, 2016 | The Barrel Room

Join us for a holiday social as we mix and mingle with local artists at The Barrel Room in North Canton.

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Feb Technical Meeting

February 16, 2017 | Fairways at Arrowhead

"Forward to the Past: Now We Can Image and Identify Single Atoms in (S)TEM, What's Next?" Dr. David Williams is the Monte Ahuja Endowed Dean's Chair, Executive Dean of the Professional Colleges, and Dean of the College of Engineering at The Ohio State University. He oversees the education of more than 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students, leads a research program that expends $120M annually, and oversees the administration of 950 combined faculty, research scientists, and staff. He serves on the boards of ASM International, the State of Ohio's Third Frontier Advisory Board, the American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute, Columbus 2020, Metro High School, EWI, Ohio Aerospace Institute, Ohio Aerospace & Aviation Council, and the Transportation Research Center.

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January ASM Meeting

January 14, 2016 | Tozzi's on 12th

Mike Bothe, from Marathon Petroleum, is a graduate from Case Western Reserve University, with 18 years of direct refinery experience with Valero, CITGO and Marathon Petroleum. Mike will talk about Refining and the Utica/Marcellus shale play in eastern Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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Treasurer: Jim Laverick