MEC Outdoors, a division of Mayville Engineering Company, Inc. (NYSE:MEC), headquartered in Mayville, WI is proud to announce their nomination in the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin contest. 

This annual contest hosted by WMC (Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce) & Johnson Financial Group aims to highlight the state’s manufacturing industry by showcasing the great products made in Wisconsin. Per contest rules, any nominated product must be made using a manufacturing process in Wisconsin.

Last year MEC Outdoors was nominated for manufacturing the MEC 600 Jr. Mark V. This was an exceptional way to promote manufacturing in the small Wisconsin community of Mayville. Thanks to thousands of votes, the MEC 600 Jr. Mark V was able to make it to the Final 8.  MEC Outdoors hopes to get to # 1 with your help. 

This year, the MEC 611XP Sporter has been nominated as one of the Coolest Things Made in Wisconsin. The MEC 611XP Sporter is our newest model of clay target throwers. The 611XP holds 600 standard targets and throwing distance up to 120 yards and tilts back to 70 degrees and left to right up to 40 degrees. With the MEC Outdoors commitment to quality and service, these machines will last for generations, making it the perfect clay target machine.  

The contest runs online in a March Madness style bracket.  The field will be narrowed to 16, then 8, and then the final 4. The first round of voting to determine the top 16 starts on September 15th and runs through September 21st. The top 16 will be revealed on September 22nd.  Voting is open to the public and each person must register with their email address and cast one vote per day at the website here: www.madeinwis.com.