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Abby Robey

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I am the Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Xuron Corporation. I've had the pleasure of working here for 25 years and one of my favorite parts of the job is meeting Xuron® tool users and hearing the feedback about the products we make.

Xuron® Model 2275 Cable Tie Cutter.

How To Get Best Results When Cutting Cable Ties

By Abby Robey | May 14, 2019

Cable Ties, also known as tie wraps or zip ties, are commonly used in the industrial sector for bundling wire, cable and cords to keep them neat and organized. Consumers also regularly use them to secure totes, luggage and retail items. Their strength makes them appealing, but when cut without the right tool, it’s easy […]

Xuron® long flat nose and short flat nose pliers holding a jump ring

Pliers, What’s The Difference?

By Abby Robey | January 31, 2019

Choosing a new set of pliers can be a daunting task.  There are so many options. Here at Xuron Corp. we’ve recently introduced even more variations to accommodate more applications.   So, what are all these pliers for?!  Read on to learn the specific features and benefits of our line of precision pliers for jewelry making.

Xuron® Cutter with spring and hand grip to illustrate how to replace springs

FAQ: How To Replace Springs & Keep Tools Well Maintained

By Abby Robey | November 13, 2018

Recently we’ve had a few questions from customers asking how to replace springs on their tools and how to keep them (tools) cleaned and well maintained.  I thought I’d share……

Brenda Schweder's Now Thats A Jig! shows up on Facebook Live at least twice a week

Facebook Live: Are You Watching?

By Abby Robey | February 10, 2018

If you’re on Facebook (and who isn’t these days),  you’re likely familiar with Facebook Live broadcasting.  Live broadcasts are just that, ‘live’.  Media outlets are using this as are many businesses and individuals. What do I like about Facebook Live?

Xuron® Pneumatic Wire Cutters

Pneumatic Wire Cutters Increase Productivity And Offer Ergonomic Value

By Abby Robey | July 24, 2017

According to The Institute for Supply Management, the US manufacturing sector is expanding at a very robust pace. This means factories are busy and paying close attention to productivity and options for enhancing output without increasing the risk of soft tissue injuries.  Pneumatic wire cutters offer a cost effective and ergonomic solution.