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CNC machining refers to Computer Numerical Control, a system that uses computers to control and move a machine. Most often these milling tools are used for metalwork, but they can also make products for a variety of industries. With the ability to craft sophisticated designs using an assortment of metals, engineers can fabricate precise communications equipment using CNC machining.
Published Date: Nov 2, 2018 10:08:57 AM
Aluminum once made up the bulk of the material used in aerospace applications. Aluminum accounts for as little as 20% of the materials used in a typical jet today, however. Composite materials, carbon-reinforced polymers, and honeycomb materials are increasingly seeing usage across the aerospace industry because of the demand for lighter-weight aircraft.
Published Date: Aug 23, 2018 4:04:31 PM
Milling is one of the most common machining processes available. It can be used to machine a wide variety of materials such as metal, wood, and plastics, but the best milling machine for a particular project depends on the complexity and requirements of the specific design.
Published Date: Jun 19, 2018 10:43:29 AM