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May 13, 2021

3D Metal Printing vs. Traditional Machining: Which Capability Is Right for Your Part?

When it comes to complex parts, customers who choose Wagner Machine have the option of traditional machining (subtractive manufacturing) or 3D metal printing (additive manufacturing). There […]
April 16, 2021

What It Means to Be an ITAR Registered Machine Shop

When you specialize in making parts that other shops consider too complicated, every project is exciting! But some of the coolest RFQs we receive are for […]
March 10, 2021

When Machine Shops Ask Questions About Your Quote, the Customer Benefits

5 Reasons Machine Shops Ask Questions About Your Quote   When you submit a quote to a machine shop and they respond with follow-up questions, it […]
February 15, 2021

Use Water Jet Cutting Services for Your Next Part

Do you need a flat part manufacturing process that can handle a wide range of materials at varying thicknesses with a fast turnaround time? Do your […]
January 8, 2021

Why a Machine Shop No-Quotes — and How to Find One That Won’t

Have you ever had this experience? You submit a request for quote (RFQ) to a machine shop, only to hear back that the volume is too […]
April 21, 2020

The Job Shop Show – Kurt Wagner of Wagner Machine

Kurt Wagner, second-generation owner of Wagner Machine Company in Champaign, Illinois joins Jay Jacobs on The Job Shop Show.   Wagner Machine is a precision machine shop […]
November 12, 2018

Wagner Machine and Acieta Industrial Automation

A little over a year ago we purchased a second robot to automate one of our Hurco 5-axis mills. After the pain and difficulty of trying […]