CNC for Art and Jewelry

CNC for Art and Jewelry

Modern Designers and Artists are using Tormach PCNC Mills to help express their creativity in with digital design and manufacturing.

Keeping PCNC in the Family

For brothers Troy and Gary Chatmajian, machining is more than a way of life—it's their legacy. As fourth-generation metal workers, they are part of a family tree brimming with craftsmen who have been working with metal since the late 1800s.

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CNC Milling in the Big Apple: Architectural Fabrication and Metalwork from Brooklyn Custom

David Stanavich of Brooklyn, New York uses a PCNC 1100 and SprutCAM to manufacture high-end custom metal fabrications for architects, artists, and designers in his Brooklyn Custom Metal Fabrication workspace. A recent project for Stanavich involved machining injection molds for plastic toys placed inside novelty gum ball machines.

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On Making in Milwaukee: Frankie Flood Brings Design Back to Industry

Frankie Flood, Associate Professor at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, teaches Jewelry and Metalsmithing at the Peck School of the Arts. His motorcycle-themed pizza cutters have been sold around the world and were featured on the Bravo television series Top Chef. Learn more about Frankie, his class and see his PCNC Owner Story Video.

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Chris Myers: Jeweler Turned Machinist
Custom jeweler and self-taught machinist Chris Myers, uses a PCNC 1100 to design rings and other accessories into contemporary shapes. At his Montreal-based company Steelwerks, Myers specializes in custom surgical stainless steel and titanium products, including designer wedding bands, engagements rings, earrings and necklaces.

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Expanding an Education with Tormach Machine Tools
Matt Pyle is a student at Buffalo State University in New York. Though he has had some shop experience while getting his Associates Degree in mechanical engineering technology, he is mostly self-taught when it comes to …

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Maker Uses PCNC 1100s for Small Production and Development
Jim Anderson has been a journeyman machinist in Canada for more than 26 years, and he’s built everything from racing motorcycles to hydrogen fuel cells. Parts big and tiny, Anderson has seen a lot as a fabricator. With his array of building knowledge and his two PCNC 1100s ...

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Tormach PCNC 1100 Mill becomes a Miniature Naval Shipyard Workhorse

Model maker, hobbyist and artist Paul Szudzik uses his Tormach PCNC 1100 to save time, boost production and bring his creativity to life.

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Custom Detail in Full Production with the Prosumer Machine

Randy Barnett established Indivijual Eyewear to create custom-designed eyeglasses for the 80 percent of us that just don’t fit into bulk-design frames. The company uses Tormach’s PCNC 770 to mill its highly individualized line of glasses in exotic Italian plastics …

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Milling Soapstone in Virginia

Jeff Rasnake runs his PCNC 1100 out of his home-based machine shop in Rockfish, Virginia. A versatile machinist with a large portfolio of project and clients, Rasnake’s specialty is milling and engraving on soapstone, a soft rock sourced locally in Virginia.

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In Milwaukee, Art Education Meets Industry with a Tormach PCNC 1100
Frankie Flood is a professor at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, where he runs the university’s Digital Craft Research Lab where he offers digital fabrication classes to art and engineering students …

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Pioneer Maker Adds PCNC 440 to His Arsenal of Tools
Mike Dubno has been a maker since before making was a thing. “I’ve been involved in the maker movement before there was one, but in a different way than a machinist or something like that,” he explains. Now, he is one of the first owners of a Tormach PCNC 440 ...

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Minnesota Entrepreneur Breaks New Ground in Custom Pen-Making Industry with Tormach PCNC 1100
Minnesota base PCNC 1100 owner Joe Hoover uses his programing skills along with his Tormach PCNC mill to allow customers to create their own custom desgined pens, all though his website www.bellisi.me.

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