NEWS ITEM: We are in the process of converting some of our more difficult to print (generally those with wider than single screen width graphics) web pages to the printable PDF format. This process will occur over the next several years. See the Maryland Metrics PDF file viewer information page for more info on PDF files.
NEWS ITEM: Implementation of the Fastener Quality Act (FQA) P.L.106-34 became effective on December 6, 1999, with final implementation on July 28, 2000.
NEWS ITEM: (March 2003, updated December 2005, November 2009, November 2011 ) We have added page translation capability for our html pages now in 52 languages: Spanish, German, French, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Greek, Russian, Japanese, Korean, Chinese-simplified, & Chinese-traditional + many more and now with a link from our translation page, a total of 52 languages (Note: this feature does not work on .PDF files). Warning: due to the imprecise nature of computerized translation, there will be errors in grammar, spelling & meaning. Only the English language version is deemed readable or sensible.
NEWS ITEM: (April 2010) Maryland Metrics hosts some of its domains on websites powered by 1&1 Green Hosting
NEWS ITEM: (June 2013) Maryland Metrics Mobile website pages are now live, but not easy to use with small cell phone screens.
NEWS ITEM: (January 2016)
Effective February 1, 2016 Maryland Metrics minimum order will be $25.00, (It was $10.00 for the past 45 years).
Line item minimum remains at $1.00 per line. Note: some product ranges have different minimum orders as shown on their respective pages.
NEWS ITEM: (March 2016) Maryland Metrics products and account invoices may be paid with PayPal invoicing.