Bespoke Machinery Versus Generic Machinery
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Bespoke machinery is designed and built according to customers specific needs.  Most manufacturers purchase bespoke machinery once their production line is established and the generic machinery is no longer efficient.  Custom made machinery does cost more to buy due to its uniqueness but the increase in efficiency and reduced running costs make it more cost-effective…...
What Are The Benefits Of Bespoke Machinery?
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Bespoke machinery is initially more expensive than generic or secondhand machinery but is more economical in the long run.  Investing machinery for your business requires many considerations particularly in relation to your budget.  Business start-ups are more likely to purchase second equipment due to having less cash flow. Generic or secondhand machinery enables companies to…...
Why You Should Consider Bespoke Machinery
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Bespoke machinery is custom made machinery built to the specification of the customer.  It is more expensive than generic machinery because it is unique and requires individual design and construction.  However, there are many benefits of made to measure machinery including increased efficiency, accuracy, lower running costs and optimised usage. Two drawbacks to bespoke machinery…...
Investment In New Machinery That Will Increase Productivity And Service
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Challenger Group has been renowned for providing high-quality engineering solutions for the past thirty years.  We are proud of the quality of our work and the machinery we produce.  Many of it has enabled new and growing businesses to expand and contribute greatly to the economy.   All of the machinery we manufacture is bespoke…...
Why British Engineering Doesn’t Get The Kudos It Deserves
Filed under - Hydraulic System
Think of three, ‘great’, British engineers. Hands up if the first three that come into your mind are; Isambard Kingdom Brunel, George Stephenson and James Watt. These three great engineers died over 100 years ago. Can you name three, great’, British engineers from the last 30 years? Don’t worry if you can’t, as modern day…...
Conveyor Belts – Santa’s Faithful Helper
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If you have ever wondered how Santa has managed to hit the Christmas Eve deadline in toy production and packaging for the last few centuries you won’t be surprised to hear that he has invested in conveyor belts.  Initially when the population of children was much smaller and contented with small wooden toys, a basket…...
Engine Crushers – Making A Profit Out Of Old Cars
Filed under - Second hand machinery
Engine crushers make recycling engines quicker and economical.  The purpose of an engine crusher is to reduce engines and gearboxes into small particles.  This makes sorting aluminium from ferrous metals more efficient.  Challenger Group Engine crushers are available in large and standard sizes.  Both engine crushers have the capacity to include optional extras such as;…...
Belt Conveyors In Manufacturing – A Brief History
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Belt conveyors have not always been used in manufacturing This can be difficult to comprehend because they have become indispensable in production lines.  belt conveyors are used in a wide variety of settings including; food production, recycling, car manufacture, super markets and retro television shows (The Generation Game) to name a few.  As with most…...
The Benefits of Buying Bespoke
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At Challenger we produce bespoke machinery for a whole range of different applications in the UK and abroad. Bespoke is a term we use to describe something that is totally custom-made for a specific purpose.  In many environments, a bespoke piece of machinery or equipment can have big advantages as opposed to ‘off the shelf’…...

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