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CNC Turning - Did You Know?

10/31/2011

Did You Know?
CNC turning is the most basic and cost-effective way to manufacture symmetrical parts from round stock.

CNC turning produces parts by rotating round bar stock material and feeding a cutting tool into the turning material. CNC materials include:
  • Aluminum
  • Acetal
  • Acrylic
  • Brass
  • Bronze
  • Copper
  • Nylon
  • Polycarbonate
  • Teflon
  • Titanium
  • PVC
  • Stainless
  • Steel
  • Sterling Silver
  • and more
CNC Turning and Milling

Image above: CNC Turned Parts

Almost any shape can be produced on a CNC turning center, starting with the basic round shapes and progressing to intricately milled components. Unlike traditional lathes, turning centers with live tooling allow for asymmetrical parts to be produced—not just symmetrical parts. All of the parts shown in the above picture were produced on our turning centers.

Learn More: CNC Turning

CNC Specialists
At Plouse Precision Manufacturing, your CNC Specialists for any manufacturing need, CNC machining is the focus of our everyday operations. From small-to-high volume production runs, we provide high-precision parts with quick turnarounds, customized to meet our clients’ specific needs. Our quality inspection process ensures every piece meets your stringent requirements.
 
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