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What Is Machining?

Machining covers a wide variety of actions that take a raw material and turn it into something else. It could be defined as a controlled process that takes raw material and transforms it into a desired final shape and size. This can include material-removal as seen with such actions such as cutting, drilling or boring, […]

Considerations of CNC Systems

Before Computerized Numerical Control systems, everything was done manually, which resulted in errors and limitations. The bigger an item was, the harder it was to keep it in specification. Since the advent of computer power, technology has been accelerating at an astronomical rate, especially in terms of CNC machines.  Now that we have lasers, robotics, […]

Keeping the Squeaky Wheel Lubricated

The beginning of the season is here, and what better time than now to bring all your machines up to date. Before the warmer weather brings the increased demand on services, it’s ideal to go over your assets and evaluate every need. Repair & Regular Maintenance Now is the time for needed repairs and maintenance. Advantage […]

Aluminum in Manufacturing

Aluminum is a metallic element with quite diverse uses, spreading across many products and industries. While some of its uses are obvious, others might not be so well known. Just looking around one’s home, the number of items comprised of aluminum are countless, from golf clubs to tennis balls, door knobs to window frames and […]

How to Ensure Quality in Custom Manufacturing

Every part to your operations machining is a vital piece of the puzzle. You’ve heard the saying, “A chain is only as strong as its weakest link”; if you require a part that can’t be found on the shelf, you need to have confidence that your custom part is of sound quality to keep your […]

Creating Cost Effective Custom Parts

When ordering a custom part, you want to make sure you’re getting what you need, but you also want to make sure you’re not spending more then you need to. The best way to ensure you’re not overspending on your custom design is a well thought out plan. Start by knowing your needs. What is […]

Cutting Down Your Down Time

Whether for a fix, a change or an upgrade, when equipment needs tending and production comes to a halt, Advantage Machining understands that getting machines back up and running is the first priority. The team at Advantage Machining is dedicated to helping clients get back to business as usual, as soon as possible. From the […]

A Custom Solution for Any Need

At Advantage Machining, we are well versed in working with all kinds of industries to answer many different needs. Whether a client comes to us looking for an automation part or the fabrication of a custom die, if it’s not a part they can find on the shelf, our design experts step in to create […]

Leaders in Custom Metal Fabrication

With all the custom machining and tool work, and production machining shops out there today, it may be a daunting task to choose a custom machining parts shop that best suits your specific needs. At Advantage Machining in Hamilton, Ontario, we don’t worry about the competition – our only focus is providing superior design and […]