Adding the capabilities of a machine that can approach work from more directions can help a shop sustain growth and open new markets, but there’s much to consider.
Perhaps the most obvious aspect of the workshop environment is lighting.
There can be a lot of upside to outsourcing. It lets a cabinet shop fill orders on schedule, expand its catalog of offerings, and keep labor costs under control.
Taking the leap into CNC machining can be a bit unnerving because, unlike other shop machines, digital fabrication requires an entirely new skill set.