Zone: Micromachining

OVERVIEW: Machining tiny parts and features with small tools and precision machines.

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Makino iQ300

VMC Makes Big R&D Strides on Micro Applications

Waters Corp. needed to develop extremely tight-tolerance prototypes quickly, so the company upgraded to a Makino iQ300 VMC to produce complex, low-volume part concepts for R&D. ...MORE

May 2015 Slideshow: Micromachining

With a focus on equipment for machining very small workpieces and features, this month’s product spotlight runs the gamut from micro drills to waterjets to dedicated micromachining centers. ...MORE

Makino iQ300 micromachining center

May 2015 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Micromachining

From cutting tools to waterjets, this slideshow highlights equipment suitable for micromachining. ...MORE

Omax MicroMax JetMachining Center

Waterjet Cuts Delicate, Complex Patterns

Omax’s MicroMax JetMachining Center is capable of cutting micron-level parts or features from materials including exotic metals, composites, polymer thermoplastics and glass. ...MORE

Yasda YMC 430 Ver. II micromachining center

Micromachining Center for Die/Mold Applications

Available from Methods Machine Tools, the Yasda YMC 430 Ver. II micromachining center is designed for precise manufacturing and high-quality surface finishes required on small, complex features in components, dies and molds for applications in the medical and semiconductor industries. ...MORE

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