Surface Finish: What are Your Options?

Surface Finish: What are Your Options?

Surface Finish: What are Your Options? Rough Polish Brushing Knurling Tumbling Surface finish, also known as surface texture, is the state of a surface by three characteristics: lay, surface roughness, and waviness. Each manufacturing process produces a surface...
What is Kerf?

What is Kerf?

Kerf is the width of material that is removed by a cutting process, such as CNC milling or hand-cutting with a saw. The term was originally used to describe how much wood was removed by a saw. A saw’s teeth are bent to the side so that they remove more material...
CNC Machining Guide

CNC Machining Guide

CNC machining is a broad category for a range of processes. Computer Numerical Control (CNC) is the automated control of machining tools by means of a computer. A CNC machine transforms a piece of material according to instructions from a computer programmed to...
PartsBadger Has Landed on AS9100

PartsBadger Has Landed on AS9100

Your Online Machine Shop has achieved another milestone by receiving the AS9100 D Certification. To help the aerospace industry continue to innovate, PartsBadger has taken the necessary steps to improve the level of quality assurance and safety measures expected from...