Category: cnc machining

What Makes a Precision Machine Shop an Aerospace Machine Shop

When businesses and governments need precision machined parts like gearbox housings, shroud sets, control panels, and other aerospace components – they turn to machining companies across the country. But what makes a machining company a smart choice for aerospace machining? In most cases – it all comes down to quality and capabilities.   The Right […]

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The Birth of the Modern Machine Shop

The Birth of the Modern Machine Shop

Think of all the things that are readily available to you, right this very instant. Did you rip your pants? Run to the store and buy a new pair. Your phone broke? No problem! If it’s still covered by its warranty, there’s a good chance you can go to the store and pick up a […]

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The Crucial Role of Metal Fabrication

The Crucial Role of Metal Fabrication

Metal fabrication is all around you and you might not even realize it. Whether you’re simply interested in how things are made, how the industry works, or why metal fabrication is so important, this article will outline it all. We will begin with the first “W’ – what. Metal fabrication is all around, but you […]

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Inside look: CNC Machining

Inside look: CNC Machining

Most people you talk to in your life will never have even heard of the term CNC machining before. Little do they know that the CNC process has probably touched there life in one way or another. If you work in manufacturing it is more likely that you have heard of the term and you’ll […]

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The Evolution of the Modern CNC Machine Shop

The Evolution of the Modern CNC Machine Shop

The sheer variety of products available to us today is staggering, but it wasn’t always this way. There was a time when any metal component had to be heated, hammered, shaped, and manipulated to produce one simple component. There was a time when early machines had to be painstakingly put-together, piece by handcrafted piece. It’s […]

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The Birth of the Modern Machine Shop

The Birth of the Modern Machine Shop

Think of all the things that are readily available to you, right this very instant. Did you rip your pants? Run to the store and buy a new pair. Your phone broke? No problem! If it’s still covered by its warranty, there’s a good chance you can go to the store and pick up a […]

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What the CNC Machine Shop Means to You

What the CNC Machine Shop Means to You

Take a look around. What do you see? Metal. You see things made out of metal, you see things with meal parts, and you see other things that – somewhere along the line – depended on metal to be manufactured. You’ve heard of the large computers that were so large they took up entire rooms. […]

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The Evolution of CNC Machining

The Evolution of CNC Machining

Metalworking and fabrication was performed by numerical controlled or NC machines before the invention of CNC machining. These NC machines were created in the late 1940s by John T. Parsons, who worked closely with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The product being developed by them was commissioned by the United States Air Force. The goal […]

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