Welcome to 3ERP's blog, where we share information, tips and things we’ve learned from our years in the rapid prototyping and manufacturing industry.

How and When to Outsource Rapid Prototyping to China

Monday January 20, 2020

Outsourcing rapid prototyping to China is very popular nowadays. This article aims to give you an idea about outsourcing your projects here if you are planning on doing it for the first time. History of rapid prototyping in China Before we go ahead with the discussion, I would like to introduce a brief history of […] Read More

Manufacturing Business are Benefited by CNC Turning Machines

Saturday January 18, 2020

The method of spinning and milling of non-ferrous and ferrous metals is CNC machining. For iron, brass, plastic, copper, aluminum or steel, there are online machining services. Fine metals including platinum, gold, and silver are also handled by the service providers. Of sheet metal, they have an in-depth precision. Lots of benefits are offered by […] Read More

How 5 Major Automobile Manufacturers Use 3D Printing

Thursday January 2, 2020

3ERP has covered many of the different ways automobile manufacturers are benefiting from the advantages 3D printing brings to the forefront. As technology is gaining a more mainstream foothold within the automobile industry, many companies are taking note, but many are using it in different capacities and for various purposes. These needs can encompass anything, […] Read More

3D Printing Industry Outlook (2019 Overview)

Sunday December 22, 2019

As the 3D printing industry grows, new trends are emerging and the overall uses of the technology are evolving. Companies around the globe are expanding their efforts in new directions and are embracing what it has to offer in end-use products, prototyping and tooling among its many other uses. Here’s a look at the specific […] Read More

Picking the right and Reliable CNC Machining Services

Thursday December 12, 2019

A process that manufacturers while in production use for easier automation with their machine tools is Computer numerical control machining or what is commonly called CNC machining. To a wide clientele, various companies offer Custom Machining Services to date. These services are what you should look for if you are planning to lease machining tools […] Read More

High Precision CNC Milling Services are very popular

Saturday January 18, 2020

For precision CNC milling, the right tools are required. Basically, in order to perform precision machining jobs, you need CNC milling machines. These machines are precise, accurate and fast. We suggest that to providers that offer these services, you outsource the job if you deal in the products of parts. You can use the following […] Read More

The Basics of Preventative CNC Machine Maintenance

Thursday January 16, 2020

Mills, lathes and all sorts of CNC machines are marvelous machines, but they all require diligent care to keep them working under optimal conditions. Maintenance can be a hassle but it is necessary for any machine shop or even hobbyist to regularly undertake to avoid breakdown or operational inefficiencies. As such, this article will serve […] Read More

Beginner’s Guide to CNC Cutting For Plastic & Foam Packaging

Thursday January 2, 2020

Pretty much every product we buy comes in some form of casing or package that needs its own set of manufacturing processes. Over the years, these packages and cases require consistent designs, often produced with the fit and geometry of the product in mind. Today, most packaging equipment is automated for efficiency and faster production […] Read More

Picking a Reliable CNC Shop for CNC Machining Parts

Thursday December 12, 2019

You’re not alone if on CNC turned parts, your industry hugely depends. In today’s modern world, they are an essential part of every industry. You may want one-off parts manufactured or you may require a regular supply of the parts. To get the necessary parts, you have options like opting for the best Custom CNC […] Read More

A quick comparison of CNC machine tools

Monday December 9, 2019

CNC machines are hugely versatile pieces of equipment, in large part thanks to the range of cutting tools they can accommodate. From end mills to thread mills, there’s a tool for every operation, allowing a CNC machine to perform a variety of cuts and incisions in a workpiece. Getting to know these cutting tools is […] Read More