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February 8, 2022

8 Ways We Prioritize Cybersecurity at Wagner Machine

When we discuss what sets Wagner Machine apart from other precision machine shops, naturally, we focus most of our attention on our advanced machining capabilities and […]
January 12, 2022

Get Better Small Lathe Parts with Swiss Turning Capabilities

Tired of machine shops no-quoting your small lathe parts or providing inconsistent parts for production runs? You need a shop that specializes in Swiss turning capabilities.   […]
December 8, 2021

Want to Avoid Manufacturing Disasters? Good Document Control is Key.

There’s no shortage of advice on how Design for Manufacturing (DFM) best practices can improve cost and time in CNC machining, so we won’t bore you […]
November 15, 2021

Wagner Machine Helps Build a Quantum Computer

If you caught our newsletter last month, you may have seen us mention our recent work with the Illinois Quantum Information Science and Technology Center (IQUIST) […]
October 14, 2021

6 Considerations for CNC Turned Parts

Complex machined parts are our bread and butter at Wagner Machine, so we’ve built up a robust lathe department equipped with conventional and Swiss style machines […]
September 14, 2021

3D Metal Printing Design Considerations

At Wagner Machine, we’re proud to offer 3D metal printing services in addition to our full range of CNC machining capabilities right here onsite at our […]
August 2, 2021

Don’t Compromise on Quality for Your Complex Machined Parts

When you rely on a precision machine shop for complex machined parts, you simply can’t afford to compromise on quality.  So much happens from the moment […]
July 2, 2021

How Feeds and Speeds Impact Cost and Lead Time in CNC Machining

You’re probably used to receiving feedback from machine shops on things like surface finishes, tolerances, and proportions of features. But do you ever wonder why your […]
June 14, 2021

Why Wagner Machine Is Your Go-To Shop for Exotic Materials

How many times has a machine shop no quoted you for a project requiring materials that are difficult to machine? Even one time is too many […]