Courage

We find ourselves again in interesting times, as the old Chinese curse goes. Congress has forgotten how to lead; our government seems to be intent on confusion instead of solid policy. So what do we do when we find ourselves…

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More than Steam Tunnels

I have to say that the first half of the year has been an exciting fast-paced growth filled 6 months. With the Clean Show behind us and the second half of the year in front…you will be glad to know…

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Unconscious Competence

Does what you do make a difference? Is there any room for improvement? What are our most valuable assets? I would hope that everyone would answer yes, yes, and our people. One of the things that we discuss regularly in…

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How To Properly Tune Your Steam Injection

Steam injection is an integral part of the productive process of a steam tunnel finisher. The steam injection serves several purposes that will relate directly to efficiency and effectiveness. Too little steam will affect your garment quality; too much can…

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Work on the company not for the company

Leonard Automatics, like all of your companies had to navigate through the recession. We have an obligation to you, our customers, as well as our employees to survive economic downturn and to keep the company strong and viable. To accomplish…

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“Propane is propane.”

All of us at Leonard Automatics would like to thank you for taking the interest in our news letter! This will be a quarterly report that will keep you informed as to what is new with Leonard Automatics, the innovations…

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Production Tip #1

When it comes to steam tunnel finishing, one of the items that routinely gets overlooked is the conveyor system that transports your garments from garment loading, through the steam tunnel finisher, and then to sort. Regardless of what brand conveyor…

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Now is the Time

The past couple of years have been challenging for all industries; customers scaling back, banks making credit harder to come by, the news each and every day casting a negative view. As business owners and operators, we have not had…

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