Peter M. Wege discovers how to use U-channels to make sheet steel stronger, yet lighter, in weight. Wege and Metal Office Furniture Company receive a patent for the a manufacturing process using U-channel...
A demonstration of the combination of bending steel at a right angle and resistance welding in both the Victor wastebasket and a series of file cabinets. The combination enables file cabinet drawers to...
The Metal Office Furniture Co. is incorporated after Peter M. Wege moves to Grand Rapids, Michigan. With the help of 11 investors, Wege's dream of competing in "The Furniture City" amongst wood furniture...