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Episode 434: Engineered To Order Hydraulic Manifolds

Excavator Hydraulic Pressure Hoses System

Hydraulic manifolds regulate fluid flow to control the transfer of power between actuators and pumps. Nimit Patel, president of Hydraulic Manifolds discusses the engineered to order (ETO) work his company does for OEMs and standard uses for hydraulic manifolds with hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady.

For more on Hydraulic Manifolds, read the January issue of Manufacturing Outlook.
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Lewis Weiss

Mr. Lewis Weiss is Host of Manufacturing Talk Radio and President of All Metals & Forge Group, the principal sponsor of the show. He has 60 years in the metals industry as a manufacturer of open die forgings and seamless rolled rings, running a business that sells forged products globally to OEMs, major manufacturers, mid-size first- and second-tier suppliers, and small metalworking companies. Lewis Weiss puts his experience in manufacturing to good use as an expert consultant on various TV and radio programs nationwide.

Tim Grady

Mr. Tim Grady is an Executive Producer and Co-host of Manufacturing Talk Radio. He brings more than 25 years of knowledge as a senior strategist and business advisor to companies of all sizes in more than thirty industries, advising them on revving up revenues, macro and micro marketing, strategic selling, organization optimization, website ergonomics, data mining, and other external or internal factors that can accelerate or impede business operations and net profit.


Nimit Patel

Principal Chief Executive Officer with demonstrated history of working in the mechanical or industrial engineering industry. Skilled in Customer Service, Sales, Engineering, Strategic Planning, and Business Development. Strong business development professional with a Bachelor’s degree focused in Computer Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. Believe in exceling Manufacturing through data collection and analysis techniques.

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