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|Springs Advice and Metallurgical Services|
SMI Technical Director Rick Gordon will respond to your metallurgical questions, such as those on fatigue life, corrosion problems and material related problems. He will manage and oversee processes for meeting your needs regarding failure analysis, to include sourcing reputable testing labs throughout North America.
SMI members receive two hours of Rick's time free of charge, after which his services are available for $200/hr. Nonmembers will be charged $300/hr. Rick can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 574-514-9367.
SMI Technical Advisor Gary Van Buren will be available to assist members with design and problem-solving issues, including spring design and technical consultation; respond to technical emails and phone calls; and assist in upgrading Advanced Spring Design software. Gary can be reached at email@example.com, or 440-206-6129.