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CNC Machining and CNC Milling Services

CNC Machining

CNC Machining (Computer Numerical Control) is a manufacturing process that employs pre-programmed computer software to dictate the movement of factory tools and machinery. It’s an intricate process requiring precision, knowledge, and adaptability. At Atlantic Hardchrome, we leverage our extensive expertise to provide advanced CNC machining services, ensuring each part we produce meets rigorous specifications.

Atlantic Hardchrome has been a front-runner in the CNC machine shop world. We've consistently provided innovative and precise CNC machining solutions to diverse industries. With our suite of state-of-the-art equipment and expertly trained machinists, we offer an unparalleled CNC service that ensures your components are tailored to their maximum functionality.

CNC Lathe

We house a variety of CNC lathes accommodating parts from ounces in weight up to 14,000 pounds.

CNC Milling

Our CNC mills accommodate parts from a pound in weight up to 44,000 pounds.

Materials We Work With

At Atlantic Hardchrome our CNC machine shop is adept at working with a diverse range of materials, ensuring we can meet the specific requirements of your project. These include:

  • Titanium
  • Stainless Steel
  • Aluminum
  • Nickel Aluminum Bronze
  • Brass
  • Plastics
  • Casted Materials
  • Weldments
  • 17-4PH
  • Carbon Steels
  • Copper
  • Hastelloy
  • Inconel
  • Tool Steel

Precise CNC Machining Specifications

We're proud to offer precise CNC machining specifications:

  • Milled parts up to 156” x 108” x 84”
  • Milled parts up to 44,000 lb.
  • Turned parts up to 62″ diam. x 156″
  • Turned parts to 14,000 lb.
  • 4 & 5 axis milling
  • Low and high production
  • Complex multi-axis machining
  • Machining of parts and complete assemblies
  • CMM inspection
  • High-speed machining
  • Live tool changers
  • Bar feeders
  • Positioning accuracy of +/- .0002”
  • Spindle speeds up to 10,000 rpm

The Role of CNC Machining in Various Industries

Our CNC machine shop has provided expert services to a wide range of industries, each with its unique demands and applications:


From the creation of engine components to the intricate parts needed for navigation systems, CNC machining allows for the high degree of precision and uniformity required in the aerospace industry.


Agriculture & Food Processing

In agriculture and food processing, CNC machined parts are often used in high-speed automated equipment to improve efficiency and productivity.


Construction, Heavy Equipment, & Mining

Durable and reliable machinery is the backbone of these industries. CNC machining helps in creating robust equipment that can withstand harsh conditions.


Energy, Utilities, Oil & Gas

In these sectors, CNC machining creates parts that can withstand high pressure and harsh environments, such as drilling apparatus and power generation components.


Forestry, Pulp & Paper

CNC machined parts play a crucial role in producing high-speed machinery for paper production and robust equipment for forestry applications.


Industrial, Manufacturing, & Technology

In this integrated sector, CNC machining is pivotal for ensuring precision, producing intricate components, and bolstering robust infrastructure.


Marine, Aquaculture & Fisheries 

Durable, corrosion-resistant components for maritime equipment are often created using CNC machining, ensuring longevity and reliability in harsh saltwater environments.


Military & Defence

CNC machining contributes to the production of various components for weapons systems, vehicles, and protective gear, all requiring absolute precision and reliability.


Transportation & Automotive

CNC machining contributes to the production of parts ranging from engine components to intricate parts for safety systems, ensuring vehicles are safe, reliable, and efficient.


Why Choose Atlantic Hard chrome for Your CNC Needs

With over five decades of experience in our CNC machine shop, we've built a reputation for delivering precise, high-quality components on time and within budget. Our “All Under One Roof” approach means we can handle jobs typically requiring multiple specialty shops. This, coupled with our meticulous attention to detail and commitment to quality, ensures we provide a superior service that sets us apart.


Are you interested in learning more or ready to start a CNC machining project? Contact our sales team or request a quote today.

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+1 (902) 469-3606
5 Notting Court
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
B3B 1N2, Canada
United States
+1 (207) 645-4300
Norridgewock, Maine
04957, USA

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