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Lee K. House

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Copywriter & Content Creator for Strouse. Lee graduated from the University of Alabama in the Spring of 2022 with a double major in English and Spanish.

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Lee K. HouseMar 8, 20246 min read

What Quality Control Inspections Do Converters Perform?

How does your adhesive converter prevent faulty parts from reaching you?
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Lee K. HouseMar 6, 20247 min read

The 7 Best Stick to Skin Tapes

You’ve reached the product development phase where you’re looking for material: ...
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Lee K. HouseFeb 29, 20246 min read

Factors That Impact The Cost of Your Flexible Materials

You can only stare at material pricing pages before suppressing the urge to flip your ...
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Lee K. HouseFeb 28, 20243 min read

3 Ways to Grow Your Supplier Relationship With Strouse

“If you wanna be my supplier, you gotta get with my precision converting process.” — Not ...
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Lee K. HouseFeb 26, 20244 min read

How Long is My Adhesive Shelf Life?

Does your tape have an expiration date?
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Lee K. HouseFeb 23, 20244 min read

Skin Adhesive Silicone vs. Skin Adhesive Acrylic

Have you ever experienced the pain of peeling off a band-aid that did NOT want to ...
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Lee K. HouseFeb 21, 20243 min read

Parts on a Roll or Sheeted Die Cut Parts: Which is Better?

You’ve ordered some die cut parts; now it’s time to throw them in a box and send them ...
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Lee K. HouseFeb 20, 20244 min read

Types of Custom Masking Tape

If you’re looking for custom masking tape, which type of material should you choose?
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Lee K. HouseFeb 15, 20244 min read

Looking for a Roll Slitting Machine? Here’s What You Need to Know

When asking for a roll of masking tape, most people aren’t looking for one that’s 48 ...
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Lee K. HouseFeb 14, 20245 min read

What Types of Packaging Can Converters Do?

How would you feel if a bakery served you a cake in a burlap sack?
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Lee K. HouseFeb 2, 20244 min read

Die Cut Machines vs. Hiring a Converter: Which is Better?

The eternal manufacturing question: should I do this myself or hire a pro to do it for me?
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Lee K. HouseJan 24, 20245 min read

Thermal Conductive Pads: A Complete Guide

Despite the furious whirring of my laptop whenever I boot up a videogame with too-high ...
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Lee K. HouseJan 18, 20242 min read

Butyl Gaskets: Advantages and Disadvantages

Hunting down the perfect gasket material might not be the most fun way to spend a sunny ...
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Lee K. HouseJan 10, 20242 min read

What is an SBR Gasket, and How is it Used?

“Have you tried using one of those red rubber gaskets?”
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Lee K. HouseJan 9, 20244 min read

The Pros and Cons of Laser Cut Gaskets

Is laser die cutting the best way to build a gasket?
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Lee K. HouseJan 9, 20246 min read

Top 10 Best Medical Tapes For Wound Dressing

You’ve summoned an image of the perfect part and spent the last few hours locked in a ...
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Lee K. HouseDec 20, 20233 min read

Industrial Adhesive— Tape or Glue?

So, you want to bond a couple of objects for an industrial solution. What’s the best way ...
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Lee K. HouseDec 15, 20233 min read

What Do I Need to Include in My Purchase Order?

You’ve deliberated on the project quote and decided that it’s acceptable. What are the ...
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Lee K. HouseDec 15, 202310 min read

The Cost of a Die Cut

“Hi, I’d like to order 1,000 custom die cut pieces.”
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Lee K. HouseDec 14, 20235 min read

Best Foam Gasket Materials for Medical Applications

When it comes to medical applications, who doesn’t want components made from clean, safe, ...
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Lee K. HouseDec 7, 20234 min read

Electrode Pads — Tips for Manufacturing and Design

Imagine if a doctor attempted to stick an electrode pad on you, only for it to sadly ...
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Lee K. HouseDec 6, 20234 min read

3 Major Gasket Seal Design Tips

Are you tossing and turning while you dream about gaskets?
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Lee K. HouseDec 5, 20233 min read

How Contract Manufacturing Services Expand Your Production

Would you benefit from outsourcing product components?
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Lee K. HouseDec 5, 20234 min read

Custom Die Cut Printing: Cost Factors

You’re sorting out your part production details when the dreaded question arises: “How ...
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Lee K. HouseDec 1, 20233 min read

3 Benefits of Using Polycarbonate Film

You’ve been tearing through webpages and product descriptions in a frantic info search ...
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Lee K. HouseNov 29, 20233 min read

Nitrile Gasket (Buna N) Benefits and Uses

After a minute or two of trying to psychically conjure an image of the best gasket ...
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Lee K. HouseNov 28, 20235 min read

4 Production Quantity Myths Explained and Debunked

You’ve already done the difficult task of figuring out how many part components you need, ...
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