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What is DfAM and How is it Changing Manufacturing?

2019-08-12 17:06:33

Looking at the specific benefits of DfAM, we can pinpoint three key areas where the AM-centered design tools could be most impactful: design freedom, part consolidation, and lightweight.

Injection Molding - How Does It Work and When to Choose?

2019-08-09 16:05:32

Injection molding is a manufacturing process used to create plastic parts in large quantities. This article explains how the injection molding process works and presents some of its major advantages and disadvantages.

Is 3D Printing the Future of Consumer Electronics?

2019-08-05 14:58:35

The field of 3D printed electronics is still a niche segment of the additive manufacturing industry, but it shows incredible promise, with the potential to transform consumer electronics.

How to Design Parts for CNC Machining

2019-08-02 15:20:30

Thanks to a wide range of machines and materials, CNC machining is capable of creating a vast array of professional parts for use in many industries. However, engineers must be careful to design parts in a way that suits the manufacturing process.

Cost Saving Tips for CNC Machining

2019-07-31 09:58:37

A general rule to remember with CNC Machining is that the faster the machining time, the lower the production costs. Here are our top cost-saving tips for CNC Machining.

Industry 4.0: How AI and smart technologies influence manufacturing

2019-07-24 14:28:11

Today, we are on the precipice of a new age in manufacturing, one which relies less on manual labor and more on highly skilled workers and sophisticated machines, software, and robots.

What is 4-axis and 5-axis CNC machining?

2019-07-03 21:08:26

When selecting a CNC machining service for a project, you’ll hear a lot of talk about axes. CNC machines tend to operate using 3, 4 or 5 axes, with 4-axis and 5-axis CNC machines promoted as the most capable kinds.

Choosing the right CNC Machining company in China

2019-07-03 21:07:04

As a global leader in manufacturing, China has become a key player in the CNC machining world. Today, there are numerous CNC machining and rapid prototyping shops and services based in China which serve not only local manufacturing markets but the larger

How Rapid Prototyping Is Transforming the Jewelry Industry

2019-07-03 21:06:04

Up until fairly recently, jewelry production was largely limited to highly specialized individuals, such as silversmiths, goldsmiths, gem cutters and metalworkers. Now, however, thanks to computer-controlled rapid prototyping techniques such as 3D printin

Knowing Your Material Options for CNC Machining

2019-07-03 21:00:35

CNC machining is a highly accurate and repeatable manufacturing process used for prototypes and production parts. A subtractive process, CNC machining involves cutting material away from a solid block using computer-controlled cutting tools like drills an

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