Category: Swiss Screw Parts

Swiss-Style Turning: The Prescription for Medical Parts Manufacturing

Medical component manufacturing requires a machine flexible in its design that it can create any geometric shape that can be conceived.  Swiss-style lathes represent a key process for manufacturing many medical parts.  Bone screws are one type of medical component that uses Swiss machines.  This is due to the productivifty of the machines and ultimately… Read more »

CNC Machining & Swiss Screws in the Electronics Industry

There is a large demand for speed and efficiency in much of todays’ industries. Manufacturing technology will need to continue to advance in order to meet such high demands. Both CNC Machines and Swiss screw machines can craft parts for the ever changing and advancing electronics market as devices get smaller and smaller. Sheldon Precision… Read more »

The History of Screw Machining and Equipment

A screw machine is a type of lathe used for the precise shaping of hard materials (usually metal) into specially designed components. Typically, this equipment works by rotating a workpiece at high speeds and allowing it to be operated on by various changeable cutting tools. Screw Machine might be a misleading term for this machine… Read more »

How Swiss Screw Machining Benefits Businesses

Businesses within aerospace, military, and automotive industries, often require high volume, precise parts to build planes, cars and radar systems. To function, these machines often need hundreds – at times – thousands of precise parts to work in harmony.  On the surface, manufacturing a functioning machine with various parts can be costly. However, relying on… Read more »

4 Reasons Companies Use Precision Swiss Screw Machined Parts

While there are endless reasons why companies across varying industries rely on precision Swiss screw machined parts to build things we use each day to make our lives easier, there are four we want to highlight as key components that have given manufacturing Swiss Screw machined parts the strong reputation it has today. Reliability Parts for medical, industrial,  aerospace… Read more »