Category Archives: Machining

3D Printing Vs CNC Machining – When to use what?

So, you have designed an awesome product and now wondering which manufacturing technology to use for manufacturing the product? Both 3D Printing and CNC (Computer Numerical Control) Machining are competing technologies and selecting one over the other can be tricky. Well, look no further. This article will help you decide which technology will be the …

Surface Finishing for Aluminum – CNC Machined Parts |

Anodized Parts at Chizel

Aluminium is one of the most important materials available. It is widely used in various industries for a huge range of applications. Aluminium comes with many advantages, some of which are low density and corrosion resistance ability. These advantages have made aluminium the backbone of multiple industries such as Aerospace Industries, Transportation Industries as well …

Surface Finishing for Machining – Guide

When a material undergoes the process of machining, no matter what method it uses, it comes out with it with a certain roughness. Bottom line is the product you get right after machining cannot be the final product. The surface finish of the product needs to be worked on to make it more suitable for …

Select the right plastic material for machining!

Plastic vs Ease of Machining

Machining is an efficient manufacturing process and undergoing machining of plastics is quite pertinent for low volume production, objects with proximal tolerance dimensions, and for those with complicated mold structures. You will find a variety of plastics available for CNC machining. Some are extremely engineered and have exceptional performance while some are meant for lesser …