manufacturing

How Stihl Chain Saw Guide Bars are Made

How Stihl Chain Saw Guide Bars are Made

We had no idea how steel chain saw guide bars were made. We learned a lot from a trip to the Stihl chainsaw factory (Stihl Plant 2) in Waiblingen-Neustadt, Germany. What looks like a simple product truly requires a multi-step complex process of engineering and manufacturing. Now we know! Waiblingen-Neustadt Germany Factory Overview When you […]

How Injection Molding Works – Visiting the Stihl Plastic Production Center

Stihl has plastic production facilities in the USA, Germany, and also China. We recently got a chance to visit the Stihl plastic production center in Germany while checking out new tools and products. If you ever wondered how injection molding works, our conversation and tour at the plant offered up a ground-level peek at how […]

Chervon Research and Development Lab Tour

Chervon Research and Development Lab Tour

After we got an introduction to the history of Chervon manufacturing , we got even more exposure to the workings of the company behind such brands as EGO cordless power tools  and Flex. This came in the form of  a Chervon Research and Development Lab Tour. The Chervon R&D lab was built back in 2007 and […]