5 Easy Tips to Manufacturing Safety Practices

Manufacturing Safety

As manufacturing technology continues to evolve, it’s important that your employees who operate machinery are well-versed in all safety procedures. With new machines comes the potential for new hazards, and you don’t want a major accident to occur on your watch. Make sure your employees are trained in the latest safety protocols and that they […]

Why Is Ballbar Testing Critical For CNC Accuracy?

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Ballbar testing is a critical part of CNC accuracy. By testing the movement of your machine, you can identify any errors and correct them before they cause problems with your final product. Ballbar testing is easy to do and can help ensure that your CNC machine is producing accurate results every time. Why Is Ballbar […]

What To Know About Choosing A CNC Service Company

CNC service company

When it comes to finding a CNC service company, it’s important to do your research. After all, you are entrusting your expensive equipment to another company. Doing your research will ensure that they will take good care of it, and have the skills necessary to do the job right. What is the best way for […]

CNC Machine Guide

CNC Machine

CNC machines can be programmed to perform a variety of tasks, including cutting, drilling, and milling. CNC machines are usually far more accurate than traditional machining methods and can also be used to create complex shapes that would be difficult or impossible to create using other machines. As a result, CNC machines have become an […]

How CNC Machine Maintenance Can Prevent Overheating

CNC Machine Maintenance

In order to maintain peak performance, CNC machine maintenance must be a top priority. One of the most common problems that can affect a CNC machine’s performance is overheating. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to prevent your CNC machine from overheating and maintain its optimal performance. Let’s take a look at the […]

Where Is the Future of the Machining Industry Headed?

machining industry

As technology has rapidly advanced over the years, so has the machining industry. Some may wonder where the future of this industry is headed and what changes and innovations we can expect in the years to come.  Machining processes have certainly evolved over time, becoming faster, more accurate, and more efficient. So how has the […]

10 Machines Every Shop Should Have

Machines

Are you fitting out a new machine shop? Accurate Machine Tool Services can help you maintain all manner of specialty tools and machines. We provide rapid response service when you need repairs and we also offer routine maintenance plans to keep all your shop healthy and operating smoothly. Here are the 10 must have’s that […]

CNC Careers – Machine Operator vs. Machinist

CNC

If you’re investigating CNC careers, a machine operator is likely near the top of your list. Growing the knowledge, skills and talents to operate complex CNC machinery is a worthy goal and is one pathway to a successful and interesting career. Perhaps you’ve also heard the term ‘machinist.’ Are there differences? Let’s explore what you […]

Healthy CNC Machine Functionality Means a Healthy Brain

CNC Machine Functionality

CNC Machine Functionality is a primary concern for modern machine shops. CNC stands for “Computer Numerical Control,” in which computer software actually directs the operations of various machining tools and machinery. This overcomes the limitations of human interfaces with levers, wheels, and other controls, allowing for much higher levels of precision and accuracy in measurements […]

Weekly Machine Maintenance Checklist that can Save You Big

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Machinery breakdowns cost your company precious downtime and repair expenses. You may even have to replace machinery or tools due to failures. This unplanned downtime actually eliminates between 5-20% of your total average productivity. One estimate places the costs of downtime industry-wide at $50 billion each year. Weekly machine maintenance can save you big, catching […]