jpete wrote:That's what I do now. If I get a job with 4+ pieces, that's a big order.
But we also have an M.E. writing programs to do similar parts on a high production basis for Mexico.
There's no reason that couldn't be done for my job too.
jpete wrote:Throw a little interest rate and currency manipulation so it's cheaper to ship the raw materials to China, make the parts, and ship them back for less than you can make them here and the execution of the American manufacturing base if complete!
franco b wrote:When Jesus was asked how to detect false prophets he said you could know them from their works.
If we look at the works of our expert economists it is pretty hard not to conclude they are false prophets. An arrogance cloaked in profound ignorance.
Once upon a time this country led the word in production and the technology that made it possible.
Today that technology is exported.
Wasn't it Lenin who remarked that they would hang the western country's and that the west would supply the rope?
jpete wrote:The guy who owns the sandwich shop I go on Fridays used to own a shop that built conveyor systems for the electronics industry. All custom work.
franco b wrote:Wasn't it Lenin who remarked that they would hang the western country's and that the west would supply the rope?
"We will hang you ... and you will sell us the rope."