A quick Google search reveals a myriad of precision machining supplier options. Finding sources for precision machining is easy, however evaluating the quality your precision machining options may prove a little more challenging.
As a manufacturer, it is important to have a process in place for evaluating the machine shop you partner with, to assure you are working with a competent supplier with the right capabilities. The evaluating process may need to be particularly stringent if your products are manufactured for industries involved with medical devices, semiconductor components, or defense equipment.
Though industries may vary, there is a wide range of similarity in the criteria for evaluating a machining supplier and the quality of its precision machining. The following are four areas to consider in the evaluation of precision machining. Continue reading