CNC Milling vs. CNC Turning

CNC Milling vs CNC Tuning

CNC Milling and CNC turning are all the machining processes in CFS Machine Shop. Although they look similar, are actually two kinds of different manufacturing processes, and suit for different shapes of machined parts. Understanding the differences between CNC milling and CNC turning will help to choose which one is suitable for your project, which saves both time and money. What is CNC Milling? CNC milling is manufacturing process that involves using a rotating tool to remove material from workpiece…

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Stainless Steel Casting for Exhaust Outlet Connection

Stainless Steel Casting for Exhaust Outlet Connection

Exhaust outlet connection is an essential part to your vehicle’s exhaust system. It connects your tailpipe at the rear of the car to the muffler. It can reduce noise and emissions. The purpose is to ensure that the exhaust gases from the engine face the engine and exit through the exhaust pipe. It will prevent harmful gases like carbon monoxide from entering the passenger area. If there is an issue with this connection, hazardous vapors could be released into the…

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What is CNC Turning?

CNC Turning

CNC Turning Definition CNC turning, a short for Computer Numerical Control Turning, is a modern automatic CNC machining process to creat cylindrical components by removing material from a workpiece. It uses a computer control system to precisely control the movement of cutting tool, and shape out the desired dimensions in a high effecient way. For the advantage of flexibility, CNC turning can meet the machining requirement of different parts, so it has a wide range of application in today’s manufacturing.…

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What is CNC Milling?

CNC Milling Applications

CNC milling, a typical CNC machining type, produces custom designed part by removing materials under computerized controls and rotating multi-point cutting tools. It is an ideal machining process to creat custom parts in different shapes. The available CNC milling materials could be metal, plastic, glass and wood. The CNC milling process begins with a CAD model, and the CAM soltware converts it to correct instructions for the CNC machine, then CNC milling machine starts working and removes the material from…

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Aluminum Casting for Electric Drive Housings

Aluminum Casting for Electric Drive Housing

Electric drive housings are crucial in the automotive and industry sectors, as they contain critical components which enable electric vehicles and machines to operate efficiently. Electric motors, inverters and other electronic components are among these components. In this article, we will explore the significance of electric drive housings and the aluminum casting manufacturing process for electric drive housings. Electric drive housings provide protection and support for delicate electronic components, shielding them from harsh environmental conditions and mechanical damage. They also…

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SS316 Cast Handrail Wall Brackets

316 Stainless Steel Cast Handrail Wall Brackets

Handrail wall brackets play a vital role in the overall safety and aesthetics of a handrail system. They are responsible for securely attaching the handrail to the wall, providing stability and support. CFS Foundry can cast handrail wall brackets in one piece from 316 stainless steel. With the advantages of cast stainless steel and precision manufacturing through investment casting, these brackets show great durability and corrosion resistance. Handrail Wall Brackets Investment Casting Process Through the investment casting process, CFS Foundry…

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CF8 Investment Casting of Valve Body

CF8 Investment Casting of Valve Body

Investment Casting Overview Investment casting is a process that dates back over 5,000 years and remains its application in modern manufacturing. This technique involves creating a wax pattern, which is an exact replica of the desired part. The pattern is coated with a refractory ceramic material to form a mold. Once the ceramic material hardens, the wax is melted out, leaving a hollow cavity in the shape of the part. Molten metal is then poured into this cavity. After the…

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Stainless Steel Investment Casting for Glass Clamps

D Type Glass Clamps

Stainless steel glass clamps are popular hardware components used in glass railing systems for both residential and commercial buildings. They provide structural support and an aesthetically pleasing finish to glass railings, making them a key component in modern architecture. CFS Foundry is a professional investment casting company, can produce different types of glass clamps in investment casting process. Material: 316 Stainless Steel The glass clamps produced by CFS Foundry are made from premium-grade 316 stainless steel, a material known for…

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Selecting Alloys for Gravity Die Casting

Selecting Alloys for Gravity Die Casting

When it comes to gravity die casting, choosing the right alloy is a critical decision. The choice of alloy not only affects the final product’s performance but also plays a significant role in the casting process. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore the factors to consider when selecting alloys for gravity die casting, with a special emphasis on the expertise of CFS Foundry. Understanding Gravity Die Casting Gravity die casting is a versatile manufacturing process that allows for the production…

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Materials Commonly Used in Gravity Die Casting

Gravity Die Cast Parts

Gravity die casting is a widely used manufacturing process that offers numerous advantages over other casting methods, such as pressure die casting and sand casting. In this article, we will introduce the materials commonly employed in gravity die casting, with a special emphasis on aluminum and zinc alloys. We will also explore how to choose between these materials for your specific needs. The Basics of Gravity Die Casting Gravity die casting is a highly efficient metal casting process that relies…

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