The L.S. Starrett Company, a manufacturer of precision measuring tools and gages, optical comparators and vision systems and force and hardness testing solutions, recently announced it will open its doors again this year to welcome students and schools, state representatives and the community to participate in Manufacturing Day, Friday, Oct. 12, from 10:00 am-12:00 pm at Starrett Corporate Headquarters located at 121 Crescent Street, Athol, Mass.
October is recognized as Manufacturing Month, and thousands of manufacturers across North America participate in Manufacturing Day to educate millions about modern manufacturing and generate interest in the manufacturing trades to build a stronger skilled workforce. Starrett will be giving guided tours at its facility in Athol, Mass.
Attendees will learn how a Starrett punch is manufactured from start to finish, and contests will be held during each tour. Tours will begin with showing a “How It’s Made” video. There will also be several precision measurement demonstrations and manufacturing technology discussions designed to educate and inspire. Popcorn will be served at the end of each tour.
Registration is requested by Wednesday, Oct. 10. Please contact Starrett by phone at (978) 249-3551 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or click on the MFGday banner on the homepage at www.starrett.com or go to Mfgday.com.