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Excellent Service for Our CNC Turning Centers Is Guaranteed

At CNC masters, we understand the value of product dependability. That’s why all of our turning centers are manufactured to the highest standards of quality. We take great pride in building versatile and easy-to-use products that stand the test of time. To further demonstrate our faith in our products’ quality and reliability, we also offer… Read more »

Essential Maintenance Tips for Your CNC Machine

CNC machines are very sophisticated machines that are capable of making even the most complicated machining tasks look easy. To maintain this high level of performance, however, they must be properly maintained by their human operators. Otherwise, components can wear out prematurely and necessitate expensive repairs. Today we’ll look at few straightforward maintenance tasks you… Read more »

CNC Milling Allowed Apple to Create the World’s Thinnest Laptop

A decade ago, Steve Jobs unveiled the MacBook Air in a clever on-stage demonstration by removing the two-pound laptop from a flat manila envelope. At just .76 inches at its thickest point, it was the thinnest laptop ever created. The MacBook Air challenged preconceived notions about industrial design, and ushered in a whole new era… Read more »

What a CNC Mill Turn a Block of Aluminum Into a Cylinder Head

CNC machines are the industrial sculptors of the modern era. There’s something downright mesmerizing about watching a CNC mill transform a blank piece of material into a complex piece of functional equipment. Take the video below, for example, where a massive 5-axis CNC machine effortlessly mills a cylinder head out of a solid block of… Read more »

Hobbyists Can Enjoy Having a CNC Milling Machine at Home

When most people think of industrial milling operations, they picture large, bustling machine shops. For many years, these professional machine shops were the only places you were likely to see milling machines. They were typically used to make things like automotive parts, furniture and even military equipment. Since then, however, the hobby market for milling… Read more »

A Vertical Milling Machine Can Save Space in Your Shop

Although there are many different CNC mills on the market, they typically fall into two broad categories—vertical CNC machines and horizontal CNC machines. Another, less common type of CNC machine is the universal CNC machine, which converts from a vertical mill to a horizontal mill, offering the best qualities of both types of machine in… Read more »

Accessories Available for Your CNC Milling Machine

These days, CNC mills aren’t only found in industrial machine shops. They’re available to craftspeople and other non-professionals as well. Entry-level models are affordable, easy to learn and remarkably user-friendly. They can also be augmented with a number of useful accessories. Many CNC operators invest in handheld remote controls, for example. These tools allow operators… Read more »

CNC Turning is Great for Precision Metalwork

Because of their durability and strength, metals must undergo a series of processes to transform them into usable products. One such procedure is called turning. In turning, a metal rod is rotated while a tool situated on a parallel axis is used to cut the metal surface. Although this process was traditionally carried out with… Read more »

Essential Features to Expect From a CNC Desktop Lathe

The CNC desktop lathe is the natural extension of larger, freestanding CNC machines. Despite its size, a desktop lathe can still perform many of the same functions that larger units can, albeit at a smaller scale. These machines are also usually designed with powerful control technology built in, and they typically feature the same components… Read more »