The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which, Brendan Byrnes, industrials editor and analyst, and David Williamson, health-care editor and analyst, discuss topics around the investing world.

In today's edition, they discuss the most interesting dividend producers in the industrial sector. There are some compelling companies here to check out, and one to avoid. National Presto in particular is one intriguing small-cap company here, especially for the long-term and growth prospects in the future.

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This article represents the opinion of the writer, who may disagree with the “official” recommendation position of a Motley Fool premium advisory service. We’re motley! Questioning an investing thesis -- even one of our own -- helps us all think critically about investing and make decisions that help us become smarter, happier, and richer.