Why Precision Machining Makes Life Easier
What people do not realize though, is just how precise this work actually is. If you were to take a cigarette paper and divide it twice in the thickness, you would be in the realm of precision machining.
All over the world, highly accurate machine tools are producing the pieces and components for the things we use every day. Look around you now, almost everything has been produced by precision machining in one way or another.
Unlike injection mold making and tool and die making, precision machining is a bit easier to comprehend for the average consumer. Most likely this is because everybody has seen a lathe or drill press or other machine tools.
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