Category Archives: CNC Machining

What Exactly is Precision Machining?

When the term “precision machining” comes up, many assume that this level of quality in machining is a standard. However, in reality, there is a wide spectrum of quality levels possible, from really bad to really, amazingly good product. Ideally, when a customer pays for a machining project, they expect a certain level of quality […]

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The Best Precision Machining Technology

If computers helped usher in the availability of CNC machining, then it will be robotics that take precision machining technology to the next exponential level. Combined with high-production machinery, what used to be a one-off custom approach to part or product fabrication is now becoming a mainstream manufacturing option itself. And, when matched with robotics, […]

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Tips for Machining with Tight Tolerances

If your part design requires tight-tolerance machining, plating can make or break your design. It’s important that you choose a machining shop who does their own plating or works with a high-quality plating vendor. While the overall process may take longer, you’re bound to get better results. Here’s an overview of tight-tolerance machining and why […]

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What You Should Know About the Advances in Multi-Axis Machining

Computerized numerical control (CNC) is a manufacturing process that utilizes pre-programmed software to control the movement of production equipment. From the medical field to the aerospace industry, many different industries use CNC software and related machinery to accurately and efficiently create vital components. As technology advances, CNC systems and the machines they control also advance […]

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Do You Need 5- or 9-Axis Machining?

Every industry experiences regular technological advances, and that’s particularly true in the computerized numerical control (CNC) manufacturing world. Today, making precision machine and auto components is relatively easy thanks to 5- and 9-axis machining equipment. Multi-axis machining centers are capable of performing precise milling maneuvers without the hassle of making multiple setup adjustments for the […]

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