Tag Archives: nc

Steele Rubber Names New Vice President

Steele Rubber Products names Joanna Agosta Shere as Vice President. Joanna joined the organization in 2005 as a Marketing Coordinator.  She recently served as the company’s Senior Sales & Marketing Manager.  Joanna has a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill and a Masters in

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How to Splice Sponge & Dense Weatherstripping

  When you need an extrusion made into a ring or one piece unit, it is best to have the splice molded. This will give the best seal and have maximum strength at the splice.  However, when molding is not an option you can splice instead.  There are a few general rules to follow. 1.       It’s

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To Do: Plant Tour of Steele Rubber

  A group of customers from Denmark stopped by our facilities for a tour and to pick up parts for their latest restoration project vehicles. Kasper Sorensen and several friends are in the United States to attend the NASCAR race in Bristol, TN. As part of their visit, they are touring many of the local companies

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Happy New Year!

I laughed to myself when I read the e-mail asking me to write about all the wonderful things we did here at Steele Rubber Products during the recent Holidays. My first thought was, “she hasn’t been here long enough to know”.  And others laughed too when they found out she asked “me” that question.  You see,

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Parts in the research stage

Deciding What Parts to Make

It’s that time of the year again.  The weather forces us to put up our cruisers for the winter.  This is also the best time to get at those projects that have been put off because they would have taken our cars off the road for a while.  I don’t know about you, but I

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Stumptown Antique Tractor Show

Every October, the Stumptown Antique Tractor Show is hosted in Denver, NC.  Just like an antique car show, there were rows and rows of restored old tractors of all sizes and shapes.  They also had a swap meet area, working displays showing equipment in action, and various tractor skill and pull competitions.  What I like is the sound

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Open House A Success

Thanks to everyone that came out to the Annual Steele Rubber Products Open House. The day started a little cloudy, but it wasn’t long before we saw some sunshine and some pretty cool cars, trucks and people. Here is a video highlight of the event. via YouTube  

A Packard Is A Partner For Life

The other day I was walking through my garage with a new employee.  She lifted the rear corner of the cover on my 1956 Packard Super Clipper and asked if I could tell what the car was by just seeing the tail lights.  I told her I could on this particular car, because the tail

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Cruising For A Cause

The city of Lincolnton, NC banned cruising on Main Street in the early nineties. Four local nonprofits,  The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life, Hesed House for Hope,  The Lincoln County Coalition Against Child Abuse, and Amy’s House against domestic violence, came together to bring back cruising for one night. Steele Rubber Products sponsored the event.

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