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Sinker EDM: What’s Possible with Electrical Discharge Machining?

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Sinker EDM: What’s Possible with Electrical Discharge Machining?

  Electrical discharge machining, which is also known as spark machining, is a process that involves removing particles from metal by utilizing electrical discharges that form between an electrode and a piece of metal. This method of reshaping metal melts and vaporizes metal chips and washes...

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Machining the Crux to our Way of Life

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Machining the Crux to our Way of Life

Machining implements processes and molds that can make the smallest to largest parts for any industry. But machining isn't simple manufacturing, in the sense the practice doesn't necessarily employ an assembly line. It is more often than not, actually, the exact opposite. ...

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The Corrosive Impact from Metal Friction

Friday, October 31, 2014

The Corrosive Impact from Metal Friction

Metal-on-metal contact is not the ideal situation for effective and safe operation of any type of machine or motor vehicle. While metal pieces can fit together and work to make an object function, bare metal is not developed to work well with...

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Precision Machining Crucial to Functionality

Monday, September 22, 2014

Precision Machining Crucial to Functionality

The need for precision machining is increasing year after year in the United States. More precision parts are needed for construction of large projects like airplanes and cars, down to small projects like miniature ...

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Molding a Multistep Process

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Molding a Multistep Process

Very rarely can an injection mold exist on its own without any surface improvements, especially when making small or detailed products through the injection process. Etching, polishing and high sheen are three finishes that can be created...

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Quality & Precision Monumental to Machining

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Quality & Precision Monumental to Machining

The versatility of precision machining allows for the creation of molds and machine parts accurately and effectively down to the tiniest of details. Some of the most commonly created molds for the manufacturing ...

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Advantages and Disadvantages of CNC Machining

Monday, December 02, 2013

Advantages and Disadvantages of CNC Machining

While we have already posted about the history of CNC, or Computer Numerical Control machines, you may not be aware of many of the advantages and disadvantages that go along with using them. One of the best...

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Materials for Machining

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Materials for Machining

Machining materials are chosen based on a variety of factors. The first and most important factor to consider is whether a material will fit the needs of the part. Questions of durability are considered, given the expected...

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