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5 Ways How The CNC Machining Industry Will Advance in 2023

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The CNC (computer numerical control) machining industry is constantly advancing, and in 2023, we can expect to see even more advancements that will shape the future of manufacturing. Here are five ways that the CNC machining industry is advancing in 2023: Increased Automation  Automation is becoming more and more prevalent in the CNC machining industry, […]

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Understanding CNC Lathe Parts and Terminology

A CNC lathe is essential to the machining process, but what is it exactly? In this blog, we explain CNC lathe parts and common terminology used in the industry. What is a CNC lathe? A CNC lathe, also known as a turning machine, is the main tool used in CNC turning. It is operated by […]

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Benefits of Anodizing Aluminium in CNC Machining

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Advantages of Anodizing Corrosion is often a concern with many metals. At Epic Tool, we work with our clients to identify solutions that are tailor made to their specific applications. One of the post processing methods that we often utilize in conjunction with our machining services is anodizing.   What is Anodizing? The process of […]

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Bending Sheet Metal with a Press Brake

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Intro If you’ve worked in a metal fabricating shop or industrial production floor, there’s a good chance you’ve heard, seen, or worked with a Press Brake. They’re used to create precise bends in metal and other materials. Press Brakes have been around a long time. In ancient times, metal was folded using a sledgehammer and […]

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Using Custom Carbide Tools to Create a More Competitive Business

Carbide tooling solutions and companies that use their products have a significant advantage working with the rigid material of Carbide for their business needs. Epic Tool is based in Stoney Creek, Ontario, and works exclusively with carbide. We proudly produce upwards of 300 custom carbide tools a day and manufacture everything on our Canadian soil! […]

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The Growing Popularity of Tungsten Carbide

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Epic Tool is a Hamilton CNC machinery company specializing in tungsten carbide. Our highly experienced staff is dedicated to providing the most exceptional customer service and crafting premium carbide tools for all our clients. We have seen it bloom and gain more popularity throughout our time in the carbide industry. This blog article will unpack […]

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CNC Milling: The Causes and Effects of Built-Up Edge

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Like any heavy machine manufacturing, designing, or building, there is always the risk of error. That is why if you are looking to order custom carbide tools, it is imperative you choose a manufacturer who is heavily experienced in the trade. One common risk of improper CNC milling is dealing with built-up edges during your […]

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Get to Know the Differences between Horizontal vs Vertical Milling

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Computer control milling is the process of cutting various tools and materials and is one of the most popular methods of production for major industries and manufacturers. This method produces very specific and intricate cuts, which is why endless major industries use CNC milling. The team here at Epic Tools specializes in manufacturing custom carbide […]

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Tips to Reduce Tool Deflection in CNC Machining

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Epic Tool has been crafting custom carbide tools in Hamilton, Ontario, for over a decade. Our team creates lasting, durable, and exceptional tools with high-quality carbide and precise CNC machining. We know that CNC machining takes an expert in machinery and attention to detail to conduct successfully. Tool deflection is a significant issue and system […]

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Tips to Increase Your CNC Machine Longevity

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The team here at Epic Tool is a dedicated carbide tool company specializing in constructing carbide tools for all commercial and specialized manufacturing needs. We have developed excellent relationships with our customers from various trades and industries. We are happy to be a part of innovative industries and technological developments from aerospace, automotive, power generation, […]

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