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Xometry in the News in 2019

Xometry in the News in 2019

Read this news roundup to get the latest pulse on Xometry, a trailblazing force in digital manufacturing.

5 Things You Should Know About the Xometry Partner Network

5 Things You Should Know About the Xometry Partner Network

You may have perused the Xometry homepage, been wowed by our prestigious customer list, created an instant online quote, or even ordered a few CNC machined parts. But do you know what went into creating and supporting the production of your project?

Recap: Xometry at Fabtech 2019

Recap: Xometry at Fabtech 2019

Xometry loves FABTECH because it’s an important event for us each year. This time, Xometry staff connected with new and old Manufacturing Partners, showcased the online Xometry Instant Quoting Engine℠, and talked about the new materials available through Xometry Supplies.

CNC Machining Trends in 2020

CNC Machining Trends in 2020

While 2019 delivered challenges to CNC machining shops, 2020 holds much potential for technological advancement. Turnkey parts, complex multi-axis manufacturing, smaller batch sizes, competitive lead times, and an embrace of the web are among the top trends shaping CNC machine shops for 2020 and beyond.