Category: CNC Machining Applications & Industries

Applications of CNC Machining Process – 23 Industries that Utilize The Technology featured image
Thursday October 13, 2022

CNC machining is nothing short of a miracle for manufacturers, providing high-speed manufacturing with complete automation and ultra-high precision. The countless benefits of the CNC machining process have made it applicable in many manufacturing industries. This article will answer the question: what are the different applications of CNC machining technology in various industries? What is CNC Machining? […]

Aerospace CNC machining: Lightweight titanium parts and more featured image
Tuesday November 9, 2021

The global aerospace industry is a hotbed of design and manufacturing innovation, with millions and millions of complex metal parts produced yearly. An important tool at the aerospace industry’s disposal is CNC machining. Aerospace machining leads to advanced aircraft parts made from lightweight metals like titanium and aluminum, while machining is also a valuable prototyping […]

7 Ways CNC Machining is Used for Smartphone Manufacturing featured image
Thursday August 20, 2020

If there’s a technological device that truly defines our current generation of science and technology, it must be the smartphone. These ever-evolving bars of glass, plastics and electronics have taken on a massive portfolio of functions, offering operations just as diverse as computers (if not more) while providing far more ease of use and portability […]

CNC Machining Use Cases in the Military and Defense Industries featured image
Monday July 6, 2020

As a major source of manufacturing revenue, the defense and military industries rely on some very flexible, cost-effective and reliable technologies. With global defense spending expected to grow at a CAGR of about 3 percent over the 2019–2023 period, reaching US$2.1 trillion by 2023, they also invest heavily into modern machining solutions in various different sectors of their workflow. […]

Large CNC Machining: Important Considerations & Tips for Machining Large Parts featured image
Tuesday May 5, 2020

CNC machines, particularly in the realm of large CNC machining, are an impressive tool for fabricating a diverse array of products, but they come with their own unique size constraints. The average machine shop or hobbyist is less likely to possess a significantly large machine, as such equipment can be impractical in many situations. This […]

CNC Machining Custom Parts featured image
Monday March 16, 2020

The modern manufacturing industry is beginning to lean heavily into new capabilities that allow for specially machined custom parts that suit the precise needs of individual buyers. This sort of service and production style offers clients a means of making the best use of their tools, products or any other machined parts they may need, […]

How is CNC machining used in the electronics industry? featured image
Friday January 31, 2020

The electronics industry is one of the largest and most powerful industries in the world, and many of its products — from professional high-tech equipment to consumer electronics — are made with CNC machined parts. Machined components for the electronics industry include both plastic and metal parts, and technologies used to produce them include CNC […]

How is CNC Machining Used For Musical Instruments? featured image
Monday September 2, 2019

The music industry is a massive revenue-generating behemoth, with the sales of musical instruments alone amounting to 4.5 billion dollars annually. That cost is justified because, as any musician will know, producing precise electric and acoustic instruments requires a lot of know-how and precision. And precision is where CNC machining comes in. The manufacturing process, used to […]

How is CNC Machining Utilized in the Green Energy Industry: Advantages & Applications featured image
Tuesday July 9, 2019

The energy sector is the lifeblood of modern society, powering all our devices and industry continuously. Consequently, this constant, vigilant production of energy requires all sorts of advanced equipment, from hydraulic valves for the oil and gas industry to solar cells to wind turbine parts. CNC has been crucial in creating these complex devices. Aside […]

CNC Machining Industry Trends 2019 featured image
Monday June 17, 2019

CNC machining is still going strong within the world of manufacturing, showing precipitous growth even amidst the slew of competing technologies and new entrants. Even so, CNC machining is a wide ocean with many varying interests and trends within it. With so many sub-technologies it can be hard to keep track of what the latest […]

How is CNC Machining Used For Precious Metal Jewelry featured image
Wednesday March 6, 2019

Precious metals such as gold, silver and platinum form a major cornerstone of many products. While they serve as core components for electronics, energy creation and the automotive industry, they are most popular in the production of jewelry and accessories. These metals are often irreplaceable in their respective roles and embody a diverse range of […]

How 3D Printing & CNC Machining Prototypes Make the Fastest Cars Faster featured image
Thursday September 13, 2018

The Hennessey Venom GT just hit 270 MPH on a runway. The Koenigsegg One:1 thinks that’s cute. And that’s because it should be able to hit 280 MPH. Oh, and it can go around corners like mad. Welcome to the new king of speed and a fast (no pun) look at the technology used to make these cars break new […]

What are the Applications of CNC Machining in the Automotive Industry? featured image
Monday September 3, 2018

In some form or other, cars have existed since the nineteenth century. Their introduction changed civilization, giving fast personal transport to large sections of the population while creating a new workforce and introducing a new aspect of popular culture. The automotive industry now exists everywhere. Although the U.S. dominated automotive production in the early 20th […]

How can CNC Machining be used on 3D Printed Parts: Complementary Techniques to Shape the Future featured image
Monday August 21, 2017

3-D printing has gained a great deal of traction in the past few years. Its popularity is expected to grow as the techniques become more refined and focused. Unlike some experts warned, though, 3-D printing is not poised to replace CNC machining. Forward-thinking companies combine the properties of both techniques to develop strategies that meet […]