2017 Senior Design Project and metal manufacturing with St. Cloud State University

For over 7 years, Whirltronics has worked with the engineering students at St. Cloud State University through an annual Senior Project. We work side-by-side with the […]

Managing our Future with Lean Manufacturing and Core Values

The metal manufacturing industry is always growing and expanding into new technology and new processes for production. At Whirltronics, we manage our growth through a foundation […]

4 brothers with over 150 combined years and no regrets

  The Henke brothers started working at Whirltronics in the 1970’s and applied for jobs here because they just needed something to pay the bills, not […]

Robotics World Championships and a new company video from Whirltronics

Whirltronics enjoys supporting local communities and schools. Most recently, we have been supporting the local school robotics teams from Buffalo and Kimball, Minnesota. The Buffalo team […]
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Exploring the idea of what is possible – a student tour of metal manufacturing

Towards the end of December, Whirltronics hosted a tour for the local high school students. Over the years, we have hosted many tours with local corporations through […]

Saying good-bye to Denny Axell, a great co-worker and friend

Over 30 years ago, Whirltronics hired Denny Axell, when they were just a small shop in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. Now, Whirltronics resides in Buffalo, Minnesota and […]

Project Spotlight: Success in OEM lawn mower blades

As a top manufacturer of rotary lawn mower blades, Whirltronics supplies some of the largest OEMs in the industry. We are able to be successful in […]

3 questions to ask before you commit to a metal manufacturer

With so many metal manufacturers around the United States it can be difficult to know who to trust, who has the right equipment and personnel and […]

3 benefits of powder coating in metal manufacturing

Powder coating has become a popular finishing application in metal manufacturing and has many benefits over its liquid finish counterpart. It can be used on anything […]