9 Sep 2021
Machining components with metals can be expensive. The cost of materials to be used is a major factor, but there are lots of other things to consider, such as machining cost and utilization rates, tool consumption, and stoppages – whether planned or unplanned.
However, there are a few things that can be done to save you both time and money, such as choosing your materials wisely so that they are the best fit for the components you need to make. Here are five elements to consider when choosing your next machining material.