A Complete Guide to CNC Turning

2021-11-30T18:15:04+08:00

What is CNC Turning and How Does It Work? CNC Turning is a manufacturing process. Metal bars are held and rotated while a tool removes material to create a shape. CNC turning involves holding the workpiece in a horizontally-mounted, adjustable spindle. The piece rotates on a lathe, allowing a  computer-controlled turret with attached tooling to cut the material into a specified shape based on programmed instructions. A center with both turning and milling capabilities can stop rotation to allow for milling out of other shapes. Turning parts on CNC turning centers allows for a wide range of complexities, sizes and material types. The starting [...]

A Complete Guide to CNC Turning2021-11-30T18:15:04+08:00