• 2020.6.4

    CAD files are commonly used in mechanical design and manufacturing, which brings automation and innovation to lots of relevant industries. Most of the manufacturers have been adopted the 3D CAD, if you are trying to choose a better option between 2D vs 3D CAD, check out the difference between 2D and 3D CAD drawing, we’ll also get into the advantages of 3D CAD over 2D, help you find the ideal solution.  ......

  • 2020.6.3

    The diversity and customization of CNC components enables more possibility and expectations for customers. Shorten the development and production time can take your product launch faster and take more advantages than your competitors, which is the one of the benefits of low volume manufacturing. What is low volume manufacturing and what to consider for it? Check out the following content. ......

  • 2020.6.2

    Anodizing aluminum is an excellent choice when requiring professional aesthetic appearance and great mechanical properties of CNC parts. As a popular post-processing method, anodizing can not only be applied on aluminum, but also suitable for many other metals. CNClathing.com provides an extensive of surface finishing services, you can utilize our aluminum anodizing to improve the mechanical capabilities of your metal parts. Here is an overview of anodized aluminum and anodizing process to introduce what you should know about ......

  • 2020.5.30

    Screws still play an important role in the common connection. The connect a screw into another component, an internal thread is required. In this article, we’ll discuss the design and machining thread, including internal thread and external thread, as well as how to cut thread on a lathe machine. What is a Thread in Engineering and Manuf......

  • 2020.5.29

    Fixtures and jigs are both used to reduce the non-production time of mass production process and are often used as synonyms for each other. Functionally, they are different tools. Then what’s the difference between jig and fixture? Fixture vs jig, take a look at the comparison involves the definition, types, applications, the way of working, purposes and more aspects. What is a Jig? ......

  • 2020.5.28

    There are multiple testing methods for hardness measurement, such as Rockwell, Brinell, and Vickers, which resulting in different expressions in hardness. Here CNClathing.com provide the hardness conversion chart PDF version for checking and download. You can also use the hardness conversion calculator for metals (ASTM E140-97). Additionally, introducing difference between Rockwell and Brinell hardness test.  ......

  • 2020.5.27

    Machinability can help us to determine whether a type of material is suitable for CNC machining services. The machinability rating attempts to quantify the ease of machining of a range of metals. Here CNCLATHING.COM presents the material machinability chart shows the machinability of metals and plastics. What is Machinability? ......

  • 2020.5.26

    Lightweight, strong materials like titanium and aluminum are popular in lots of industries, titanium parts is ideal to be used for reducing weight and decrease energy consumption. To find the best solutions for your project, it’s important to understand the properties and characteristics of each metal, titanium vs aluminum, what’s the difference between them ans which one to choose? Take a look at the comparison between aluminum and titanium alloy and their advantages, applications.  ......