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Machining Solutions | Machined | Parts | Pieces | Manufactured | Metal | Shop | Plastic | Alloy | Ohio | Northwest | Milling | Service | CNC Milling

CNC milling is used to apply a machined surface finish on plastic or metal, or for creating complex shapes. We use domestic and imported 3, 4 and 5-axis CNC machining centers with quick-change tooling, programmed using advanced software. Machining Solutions, LLC's CNC milling capabilities can handle 50" X 20" X 25".
CNC MILLING PROCESS

 

 

 

 

If your part is any sort of shape other than cylindrical, or lacks rotational symmetry about some imaginary axis through the part body, then a CNC mill is likely the machine for you. With milling, the stock that the part will be cut from is usually a six-sided bar or sheet of material (though it can also be a cylindrical rod). This stock is fixtured to the bed of the machine and the features of the part are cut using a rotating tool such as a drill or endmill.

 

With a 3-axis machine, the rotating tool mentioned above can translate relative to the part in the X, Y, and Z axes (thus the name), but is fixed in a vertical (or horizontal, depending on the machine) orientation. With modern CNC mills, the tool can also move in any combination of the 3 axes simultaneously.

 

A 5-axis machine is capable of the same movements as a 3-axis machine, but with added rotation about the X and Y axes. It is usually the bed that rotates rather than the tool-head, though both types of machines do exist.  This added rotation allows for much more freedom when machining each setup.

 

 

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