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What Is CNC Machining? The Complete Basics to Get Started

CNC machining, controlled by computers, produces high-precision parts and components. In this process, a computer program controls the movement of the cutting tools, which the CNC programming controls to remove material from a workpiece to create a finished part.
Feb 13, 2023
Surface Roughness Chart: Understanding Surface Finish in Manufacturing
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G and M Codes: Understanding the CNC Programming Languages
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3d printing vs compression molding
Injection Molding

3D Printing vs Compression Molding: Which One To Choose?

Are you familiar with additive and subtractive manufacturing concepts? The Subtractive involves removing materials to achieve the desired shape, whereas...
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vacuum casting molded object
Vacuum Casting

What’s Vacuum Casting? Process, Design, and Applications

A key technique in the fabrication of plastic parts is vacuum casting. Recognized for its efficiency and speed, vacuum casting...
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vacuum casting design guide
Vacuum Casting

Vacuum Casting Design Guide: Practical Tips for Success

Vacuum casting is an efficient manufacturing method that creates low-volume parts with qualities close to injection molding. This technology delivers...
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vacuum casting for medical devices
Vacuum Casting

Vacuum Casting for Medical Devices: Benefits and Applications

In the medical field, when developing new products, precision, material compatibility and time are crucial. There, you need a method...
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vacuum casting plastic parts
Vacuum Casting

Vacuum Casting Material Selection: Find the Best-fit Resin

Vacuum casting, also known as urethane casting or polyurethane casting is a versatile manufacturing process primarily used for highly accurate...
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what is transfer molding
Injection Molding

What’s Transfer Molding? Process, Variations, and Uses

Did you know transfer molding can embed ready parts within the molded material? Electronics, medical, automotive, and other industries rely on...
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injection molding vs transfer molding
Injection Molding

Injection Molding vs Transfer Molding: Key Differences Explained

Plastic and rubber parts are a common sight in the industry. Most of these parts are made through molding techniques,...
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3d printing for consumer goods
3D Printing

3D Printing in Consumer Goods Manufacturing

3D printing is reshaping the consumer goods industry with its ability to produce tailored and innovative products. This technology allows...
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what is compression molding
Injection Molding

What is Compression Molding? Details Explained 

You can find several molding techniques in manufacturing, each with unique capabilities and applications. Among those techniques, compression molding is known...
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