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5 Applications of CNC Machining and Sheet Metal for Aerospace

5 Applications of CNC Machining and Sheet Metal for Aerospace

Wondering how to manufacture parts for aerospace applications? Learn about 5 ways you can apply specific manufacturing methods for user interface panels, assembly tooling and fixturing, vibration test fixtures, aerostructures and airframe components, and sensor enclosures.

HP Multi Jet Fusion Mini Design Guide

HP Multi Jet Fusion Mini Design Guide

This mini design guide will help you get the most out of Xometry’s newest additive manufacturing capability, HP Multi Jet Fusion, which is a unique 3D printing process capable of creating high-quality parts up to 10X faster than other printing processes.

How to Choose the Right CNC Material for Your Part

How to Choose the Right CNC Material for Your Part

Regardless of your industry, choosing the right material is one of the most important components in determining the overall functionality and cost of your part. Here are 4 quick tips for choosing the right material!