Monthly Archives: February 2019

The Importance of Mentorship for Future Deep Draw Toolmakers

Deep draw metal stamping apprenticeship at Prospect Machine Products

Prospect Machine Products Supporting the Mentorship of Future Deep Draw Toolmakers.

By Anthony Romero (Sales and Applications Engineering Mgr.)

“Toolmaking is more than the art of cutting and fitting—it’s the science of creating something useful. It’s understanding a need and manufacturing a solution. What makes a toolmaker good? Invariably, it’s the intangibles: The ability to see a workable solution to a manufacturing nightmare; to suggest improvements to a design; to know what works and what won’t. It’s not a question of intelligence, but of having the knowledge that comes from experience. This is the essence of toolmaking and why apprenticeships are vital.” *

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Prospect Machine Products: Assisting Customers Worldwide from Connecticut

By Richard Laurenzi (President)

Like so many small manufacturers in our area, our earliest sales were made in Connecticut, then metro New York and New Jersey, and on to Massachusetts. All these locations were within driving distance for sales calls and deliveries by our founder, Michael Pugliese.

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