26
Nov
Engineers Guide to CNC Machining

Mechanical, manufacturing and design engineers often rely on CNC Machining to develop and manufacture bespoke parts. A good understanding of CNC Machining is essential for […]

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13
Nov
CNC Machining Design Guidelines

Deciding the various manufacturing operations required with CNC machining will largely depend on the final design of the product; the design will determine the raw […]

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13
Nov
Round Up: Best CAD Software for CNC Machining

If you’re looking to produce parts for CNC Machining, you’ll first need to know how to create a CAD file. If you’re new to CAD […]

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12
Nov
Understanding the CNC Milling Process: A Beginner’s Guide

What is CNC Milling? CNC (Computer Numerical Control) milling, like other subtractive manufacturing forms, works by removing material to create a final design. The CNC […]

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12
Nov
CAD File Formats for CNC Machining

CAD or Computer Aided Design is the process of creating 2D or 3D models of parts of products, typically for engineering purposes. There are many […]

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12
Nov
What is CNC Milling?

CNC Milling is a specific type of CNC Machining. Computerised controls are used to produce a custom-designed part or product that is of high quality […]

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20
Oct
Choosing the Right Injection Moulding Material

Injection Moulding is an extremely popular manufacturing process whereby primarily plastic products are mass-produced. Injection Moulding is used to mass-produce parts due to its high […]

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29
Sep
7 Common Defects with Injection Moulding and How to Avoid Them

With its ability to produce a high volume of plastic parts inexpensively, Injection Moulding is often a common manufacturing solution for many engineers. However, without […]

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7
Sep
Common Items Made Using Plastic Injection Moulding

What is plastic injection moulding? Plastic injection moulding is a popular manufacturing process whereby plastic products can be mass-produced in a time and cost-efficient manner. […]

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21
Aug
Tips to Reduce Injection Moulding Costs

Injection moulding is a manufacturing process used universally to manufacture various everyday goods. The majority of mass produced products contain plastic injection moulded components including […]

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19
Aug
Gas Assisted Injection Moulding

Gas assisted injection moulding a specific type of injection moulding that is a popular choice for manufacturing high performance plastic parts. The benefits of gas […]

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20
Jul
Plastic Injection Moulding Design Guide – What You Need to Know

When choosing to design a product for plastic injection moulding, there are several considerations that should be taken into account during the design stage. In […]

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17
Jul
CNC Machining for Green Energy

Renewable energy processes are advancing at a rapid pace, made possible by advancements in both research and technology. Methods of power generation are becoming more […]

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11
Jun
CNC Machining for the Film & TV industry

Get It Made is proud to support a wide variety of industries, supplying a diverse range of companies with bespoke CNC parts, manufactured on demand. […]

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1
Jun
Process of Injection Moulding

Injection moulding is a popular manufacturing process and is the go-to choice for many industries to mass-produce everyday products.  This article defines the process of […]

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29
May
CNC Machining for the Robotics Industry

The role that CNC Machining plays alongside robotics is vital. Robotic machining and CNC machining often overlap, however the lines are increasingly blurred, CNC Machining […]

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6
May
What is CNC Turning?

CNC Turning is a specific type of CNC Machining, referring to the particular subtractive machining process where the final piece, or material, is spun at […]

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1
May
What is 5 Axis CNC Machining?

5 Axis CNC Machining is an incredibly versatile machining process that implements subtractive machining technology. Through this process, a workpiece is cut into shape through […]

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2
Apr
CNC Machining for the Medical Industry

When it comes to the components that are manufactured for the medical industry, accuracy is vital. This statement is true of the manufactured parts that […]

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27
Mar
How to Machine Square Corners with CNC Milling

CNC Machining is a crucial manufacturing method for the production of a wide variety of high precision parts. All manufacturing methods have certain limitations regarding […]

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26
Mar
What is CNC Machining?

CNC Machining is seen by many as a vital element to core processes of manufacturing. Working alongside Computer Aided Design, CNC Machining is the process […]

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23
Mar
CNC Machining for the Aerospace Industry

In general, CNC Machining is trusted to mass-produce various products and parts for a wide variety of industries. Thanks to the advent of CAD/CAM (Computer […]

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5
Mar
Choosing the Right Metal for CNC Machining

Choosing the right metal for CNC Machining involves analysing various factors. Depending on the part or product being CNC machined, the metal you choose and […]

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23
Jan
Formula Student & Get It Made: Racing Ahead with CNC Machining

Imperial Racing Green (IRG) have taken the opportunity to thank Get It Made for their support over the course of the 2018/19 Formula Student season […]

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19
Jan
CNC Tips and Tricks

As we evolve we learn ways to make things easier – to take up less of our time and effort. CNC machining is a perfect […]

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19
Jan
CNC Trends of 2020

As 2019 is now gone (I know – we can’t believe it either) we are compelled to consider what trends 2020 might have in store […]

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14
Jan
Case Study – University of Oxford – Tidal & Wind Energy

Get It Made is proud to work with a wide range of top-class universities at the cutting edge of research. Recently, Get It Made recently […]

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6
Oct
A Guide to 5-Axis CNC Machining

CNC machines come in a range of forms with various applications and specialities. One of these models is 5 axis machining. What is 5-Axis CNC […]

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7
Sep
Additive VS Subtractive Manufacturing

Overview Additive and subtractive manufacturing both function via CAD (Computer Aided Design) software. Both forms of manufacturing can be highly accurate and used for intricate […]

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27
Jul
Types Of CNC Machine

CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machines function via pre-programmed instructions which are devised using CAD (Computer Aided Design) software. Once the layout is created it is […]

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12
Jul
The History of CNC Machining

What does CNC stand for? CNC stands for Computer Numerical Control. In essence this refers to a computer supplying a series of numerical coordinates and […]

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29
Oct
Why NDA’s do not work in China

Asking a company to sign an NDA before sending sensitive drawings and information is common, and is recommended to protect IP and trade secrets. In […]

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