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  • What are the complex features of machined parts?

    CNC machine tools get greater development every year. Active tool lathes can mill a variety of shapes and drill off-axis or radial holes, operations that once required a separate trip to the milling department. The machining center is equipped with an indexing head that supports 3+2 machining, and m...

    2022-02-09 Industry News
  • Three Quick Tips for CNC Tooling and Machining

    1. Create Wide Corner RadiusEnd mills automatically leave rounded corners. A larger corner radius means a larger tool can be used to cut the corner, reducing run time and therefore cost. In contrast, tight inside corner radii require both a small tool to machine the material and more passes—often at...

    2022-01-24 Industry News
  • Precautions for threading in CNC machining

    Combining your partial threads can sometimes be the ultimate destruction of your components. There are a lot of design rules and the precision required to make threads is very high. Beyond that, these features require some extra thought and care to ensure they work as designed. Get them right and th...

    2022-01-22 Industry News
  • Secondary machining after CNC machining: heat treatment

    When you finish CNC machining a CNC turned parts, your job isn't done. These raw components may have unsightly surfaces, may not be strong enough, or are just part of one component that must be joined with other components to form a complete product. After all, how often do you use a device made up ...

    2022-01-15 Industry News
  • CNC part tolerances every designer needs to know

    Tolerance is the acceptable range of dimensions determined by the designer according to the shape, fit and function of the part. Understanding how CNC machining tolerances affect costs, manufacturing process selection, inspection options, and materials can help you better determine product design.1....

    2022-01-07 Industry News
  • Use copper design, processing and surface treatment requirements

    Copper is a truly versatile metal. Copper has a naturally beautiful, shiny finish, making it ideal for artwork, kitchenware, kitchen backsplashes, countertops, and even jewelry. It also has excellent materials and electrical properties, and is suitable for complex engineering parts, such as EDM elec...

    2021-12-24 Industry News