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                                                                          Contents

             April 23, 2018             Since 1979
             Edward Bluvias, III
             Publisher            info@wireropenews.com    Features

             Don Tywoniw        design@wireropenews.com    Some Truths about Tariffs  ..............................8
             Editor/Production Manager/                          A hard look at the new tariff laws, how they
             Advertising Coordinator                             affect steel shipments and their impact on our
             Barbara Spencer   directory@wireropenews.com        industry worldwide.
             Contributing Editor/Author/                         By Peter Hildebrandt
             Suppliers Directory
                                                           Wire Inventor Leaves Legacy of Engineering
             2D Graphics                                   and Scientific Advancement  .........................18
             Production & Layout                                 The name Ichabod Washburn is not often
                web site: www.wireropenews.com                   mentioned during conversations about wire rope,
                     or www.wirerope.news                        but his contributions there and in many other
                                                                 fields of industry have made an everlasting impact.
             The online version of our publication is usually posted   By Peter Hildebrandt
             about 2 weeks  after  the printed  magazine  is delivered,
             giving subscribers first access to all the the great articles,   The Long and Short of Wire Rope History ....26
             industry news and information.
                                                                 The author gives us a summary on how wire
                                                                 rope has evolved over the years.
                        Advertisers                              By Henry Vere
                           Index:                          Note from the Editor  ....................................74
                          Page 75
                                                           Company Spotlight  .......................................48


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                                                           New Products  ....................................................68
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                                                           Crossword Puzzle  ..............................................74
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