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DC Motors and 3D Printing: A Partnership in Revolutionary Technology

In manufacturing, it’s all about the next big technological advancement. There are many these days, as the industry is seeing innovation skyrocket and, as a result, American manufacturing is becoming more and more competitive. Perhaps the most revolutionary technology right now is 3D printing, an advanced and impressive process that’s being used to make faster […]

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Announcing Our 2nd Partners in Performance Award

At Dart Controls, we’ve been providing our customers with the highest quality motor drives, controls and accessories for over 50 years. We’ve done this through a combination of innovation, a commitment to excellence, and the most loyal and dedicated staff anywhere in the world. And while we do this for the good of our customers, […]

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Engineers Week and STEM Education: Why they Matter So Much

Manufacturing is the backbone of the country, and the basis for everything we use, enjoy, and experience. It is also the industry that sustains and supports our economy and job creation. Supporting this industry are the countless men and women whose skills and training make it all happen. Engineers are a huge and invaluable part […]

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Dart Controls is Presenting at the Motor & Drive Systems 2014 Conference

Attending a conference or trade shows are extremely valuable business tools for companies of all sizes.  A conference or trade shows brings together like-minded industry professionals who are looking to make connections. Some are looking to make sales connections and some are looking to source new products. Most are looking to see what is new […]

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Celebrating the Value of American-Made Products

According to a study by the Boston Consulting Group last year, over 80% of U.S. consumers are willing to pay more for Made in the USA products—as are more than 60% of Chinese consumers. Clearly, American-made resonates with people around the world. This is, of course, great news for American manufacturing. However, in these precarious […]

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Manufacturing is the Focus of October

It’s common practice to designate a month of the year to celebrating a group or cause to heighten awareness. Well, Manufacturing is getting a shout out as October has been deemed Manufacturing Month. Manufacturing has been the foundation of the American economy since the industrial revolution – many people today don’t realize how important manufacturing […]

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Dart Controls Celebrates 50 Years of Service to Industry

Dart Controls is extremely proud to announce we have reached our 50th year of service. We felt it was not only important to celebrate this milestone but to take the time to recognize and thank the people who helped us get here. On June 19th our owners, management and associates, local and state government representatives […]

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Implementing LEAN at Dart Controls

A common misconception about LEAN is that it’s only about quality or continuous improvement.  And some believe that LEAN manufacturing process is only about the concept of “just in time delivery.” These are aspects of the overall LEAN manufacturing process, but there are so many other aspects that make up LEAN.  We look at LEAN […]

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Lean Manufacturing Benefits Everyone!

Lean manufacturing dictates that the expenditure of resources for any goal other than the creation of value for the end customer to be wasteful, and should be a target for elimination. It’s a philosophy that is aimed at increasing efficiency and reducing waste, a philosophy that Dart Controls has embraced wholeheartedly.   Over the last […]

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Dart Controls: The Company You Want To Do Business With!

Founded in 1963, based out of Zionsville, Indiana, Dart Controls has been an innovator in the DC drives market. We are known for designing and manufacturing variable speed drives, controls and accessories for motors. Our goal is to make our company your number one choice to do business with. Throughout the years, Dart Controls has […]

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