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Manufacturability Tips

Video: Will it Fit?

Video: Will it Fit?

Watch our new video for best practices on designing for mates in CNC Machining versus 3D Printing.

Size Limitations for CNC Machining

Size Limitations for CNC Machining

We field lots of questions about our machining capabilities. To help you get the most out of your designs, please refer to the size limitations below for mill and lathe capabilities.

Video: Will It Wrench?

Video: Will It Wrench?

How much torque does it take?! Watch our latest challenge putting several of our 3D Printing materials to the test.

Designing and building aerospace parts with Xometry!

Designing and building aerospace parts with Xometry!

To meet your design requirements, Xometry offers a variety of common aerospace materials and surface finishes. And we source material per customer temper and manufacture specifications and (AMS, ASTM, or other).