Unique Advantages of Subtractive Manufacturing

May 27th, 2019

Additive manufacturing, better known as 3D Printing, first started in the 1980s. Back then, it was a novelty concept reserved for advanced engineering research laboratories. In the 1990s, 3D printing made waves in the medical arena thanks to its ability to create custom medical devices. By the early 2000s, the open-source movement brought 3D printing… Read more »

CNC Machining Vs. 3D Printing

September 4th, 2015

  CNC Machining and 3D printing methods are two forms of object manufacturing that draw a lot of comparisons, although they operate very different from each other. For example, CNC machining is programmed to manufacture an object by carving a material to a desired object shape, while 3D printing builds an object via layers. While… Read more »