Frank Fenton

Contributing Writer
Rath Manufacturing Co.
2505 Foster Avenue
Janesville, WI 53547-0389

Phone: 800-367-7284
Fax: 608-754-0889
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Mr. Fenton joined Rath Manufacturing in 1992. He has a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from Kansas State University. His experience includes many years of technical and management experience, primarily in manufacture of equipment for the process industry. Rath Manufacturing Company manufactures welded, full finished stainless, duplex, and nickel alloy pipe and tubing for the most demanding service in food, dairy, chemical, petrochemical, and other process environments.

Shop Management | Articles

Survival in a down economy

January 10, 2002 | By Frank Fenton

You can do many things during a downturn to improve your operation for the long haul. Look your business over top to bottom -- you'll find them.

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Splits after expansion

Tube and Pipe Fabrication | Articles

Reviewing forming, expansion, and bending applications for welded tube

September 18, 2001 | By Frank Fenton

Tube used in production processes that form a part by expanding or bending the tube.

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Tube and Pipe Production | Articles

Laser welding of stainless pressure tubes

July 12, 2001 | By Frank Fenton

Not all laser welded tubes are created equal. Know what to look for in the final product to ensure that you're buying quality and not just an imposter.

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Image of pressure tubes

Tube and Pipe Production | Articles

Producing quality ASTM A249 and ASME SA 249 pressure tubes

March 26, 2001 | By Frank Fenton

Details are everything when you're manufacturing stainless steel pipe to exacting specifications.

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