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What is photo chemical machining?

Introductory Guide to Photo Chemical Machining

Find out why photo chemical machining is the process of choice in producing precision metal parts!

The photo chemical machining process is a means of fabricating thin gauge metal parts. Applications for etched components range from aerospace, medical, and electronics, to Christmas tree ornaments and scale models or railroads, villages, and ships.

In this guide, you will learn:

  • The ten simple steps of photo chemical machining
  • Why etching is a better alternative than stamping, laser cutting, punching or wire EDM
  • How long it takes to complete an entire photo chemical machining cycle
  • and more!