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Machining: Buying Guide

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Thuro Screw Machining Expands on Aerospace Fittings

Thuro Metal Products is a manufacturer of precision screw machined components; swiss and CNC swiss machining of metal components. Since 1971 Thuro has provided screw machining for many industries to include aerospace, avionics, optical, medical and energy. Single spindle and multi spindle machining, CNC turning and CNC milling of parts in all basic free machining materials plus alloy steels and exotic materials. Our quality precision machining now expands to include all types of tube fittings.

New Precision Optics Grinder for Spheres and Aspheres

KEENE, New Hampshire, April 6, 2007 - Accura Technics, LLC announces the successful launch of their MicroTol(TM) product line. The first machine is now in production at a precision optics manufacturer near Rochester, New York. With other applications in bearings, aerospace and automotive industries, the MicroTol(TM) is a versatile CNC machine tool adaptable to turning as well as grinding.

Carbidie Introduces New Line of Tungsten Carbide Rectangular EDM Blanks

IRWIN, PA, November 14, 2002 -- Carbidie announces the availability of off-the-shelf, tungsten carbide, rectangular EDM blanks. These blanks are produced using sub-micron grade CD-EDM650 with a 15% cobalt binder. Each blank is Sinter-Hip processed and stress-relieved for EDM machining.

White Papers

Introduction to Spotless Welding

Entron offers a look at the basics, sequencing, definitions, machine set-up and general rules associate with spotless welding.

Machining: Grinding and Polishing a Lens

Whether you have worked on telescope glass, or this is your first attempt at precision glass work, approach the task with careful attention. The finishing of a fine doublet lens is nothing more complicated than performing a large number of small but important steps thoughtfully and correctly.


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