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The Risks Of Using A Distant Gundrilling Company

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Jun 28, 2019 10:00:00 AM

Gun drilling is the ideal process for drilling small diameter holes without losing straightness and precision. It creates close tolerance holes in high-temperature alloys and a range of steels. Machines must be configured to precise specifications, then operated using precision tooling, high-pressure coolant, and an interrupted feed. Some applications require a sub-micron finish that a gun drill can’t achieve, so extra processes and customisation are often needed such as honing.

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Topics: Gundrilling

How to Create a Relationship with Your Precision Machining Company

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Jun 26, 2019 9:46:50 AM

To create the perfect component, you need an effective and efficient relationship with your machining company. Your precision machining process can be derailed by miscommunications over even the tiniest part, so communication is integral. The machining sector has become increasingly flexible, with bespoke solutions making clear expectations even more important. Relationships are only as healthy as both sides of the customer / supplier connection, and there’s much you can do to improve your results.

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Topics: Precision Machining

Hone-All: A Passion For CNC Honing

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Jun 24, 2019 10:00:00 AM

Hone-All was founded on a passion for excellence in the area of specialist honing. The company began as a family business that focused on developing the skills to manage tough projects. Since its launch, we have relocated to larger premises that support an effective large-scale production environment with the best technology for every task.

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Topics: CNC Honing

Why Using A Local CNC Turning Company Will Improve Productivity

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Jun 19, 2019 10:00:00 AM

Are you looking for ways to improve your productivity? Your choice of CNC Turning and machining specialist may have more of an influence than you realise. In a world of choice, here are some of the reasons that going local can make a difference.

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Topics: CNC Turning

4 Steps To Choosing The Most Reliable Industrial Rollers Company

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Jun 18, 2019 10:00:00 AM

When it comes to industrial rollers, it pays to get it right. With the digital revolution causing changes to printing, packaging techniques, and machinery, many of the traditional norms have vanished. This means manufacturers of industrial rollers need to really know what they are doing. Here’s a quick guide to what a decent manufacturer will offer.

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Topics: Precision Rollers, Industrial Rollers

Specialist Honing Services – A Major Contributor To The Sector

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Jun 17, 2019 12:42:09 PM

Manufacturing enterprises within the engineering footprint remain the largest economic contributor of the engineering-based industries, generating £156.1 billion GVA (or 9.3% of the GVA for all industries) in 2015. Indeed, in 2016 almost half of the engineering footprint turnover came from manufacturing (46.5%).

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Topics: Deep Hole Drilling, Deep Hole Boring, CNC Honing

What Is The Average Turnaround Time For Gundrilling?

Posted by Andrea Rodney on May 3, 2019 5:07:12 PM


Gundrilling is a specialised art, so there can be a lot of confusion about basic variables such as time, cost, and quality. This can create a headache for buyers, especially as clients – who arrive from a variety of demanding sectors, such as aerospace, defence, and automotive – need to know that the finished product will meet their specifications with absolute precision. Let’s take a look at gundrilling timings.

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Topics: Gundrilling

Why Supplying Accurate Precision Drilling Drawings Is Important

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Mar 4, 2019 12:09:54 PM

For our machines to work their best, we need to feed them accurate information. Here are a few pitfalls that can occur in the world of precision drilling, and how you can avoid them.

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Topics: Precision Rollers, Deep Hole Drilling

4 Problems Caused By Low Quality Rollers

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Mar 1, 2019 12:13:02 PM

Think packaging is easy? Think again! There are multiple hurdles to navigate, and one of these is quality. At any stage of a project, quality matters. Sometimes it only matters slightly, and sometimes it matters a lot. A 0.001 mm difference in a deep hole volume might mean nothing on a pushbike but might result in catastrophe for a plane.

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Topics: Precision Rollers

Honest CNC Machining Quotes With Prices At The Centre

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Feb 25, 2019 11:16:45 AM

What’s in a price? It’s a simple question, and one that often has unexpectedly complicated answers. This is because some things – such as skill, experience, and technical knowledge – are difficult to quantify. Issues such as identifying additional processes are also important. If you’re interested in learning about honest CNC machining quotes, here are some pointers to help navigate the often murky waters of engineering pricing.

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Topics: CNC Honing

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