Chemical etching, also known as photochemical machining or photo etching, is a subtractive sheet metal machining process which uses chemical etchants to create complex and highly accurate precision components from almost any metal.
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A selection of articles and case studies about our chemical etching service.
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2023: A year in review
PCB shielding explained: An essential guide to effective PCB shielding
How chemical etching overcomes conventional metal shim production constraints
Enhancing production of filters, screens and sieves with chemical etching
Motor lamination manufacturing processes: A comparison of stamping, laser cutting and chemical etching
5 reasons why electronic component manufacturers can’t overlook chemical etching
What are the technical considerations for photochemical etching precision metal parts?
What’s an apprenticeship like with Precision Micro?
Why photochemical etching is the ideal solution for Vestatec’s luxury speaker grilles
Looking to the future with investments in people, plant and planet
How chemical etching can overcome supply chain uncertainty in 2023
Etch tags: What are they and why are they important?
Chemical etching vs conventional cutting: How do they stack up?
Cost-effective bipolar plate manufacture for PEM & SOEC electrolysers
Our ESG commitment: Investing for the environment and our customers
How chemical etching is transforming the world of electric vehicle design
A successful year adapting to change
Plate heat exchangers: Why engineers should consider chemical etching
Chemical etching: At the forefront of next-gen automotive power
Complex component prototyping in as little as 24 hours
Medical device manufacturer partners with Precision Micro to increase etched shim production
Which metals are suitable for chemical etching?
Three reasons to trust photochemical etching for your next metal component prototype
How much does chemical etching cost?
Precision Micro’s role in the hydrogen space
Reducing cost, risk and uncertainty in the supply of precision metal components
2020: An eventful year
Overcoming thermal and cutting edge stress to maximise performance
The top 5 chemical etching benefits
The issue with burring
Quality in chemical etching: £1 million investment in quality and plant upgrades
How Precision Micro is leading the way for manufacturers responding to COVID-19
Supporting the global supply of ventilators
A guide to photochemical machining: Precision parts made simple
A look at chemical etching
Chemical etching companies: A guide to supplier selection
Chemical etching process step-by-step
Bipolar plate manufacture: Why fuel cell engineers should consider chemical etching
Cost-effective precision metal manufacturing
Stainless steel etching process: How does stainless steel etching work?
Aluminium etching: Sheet aluminium machining made simple!
Photo etched speaker grilles: A sound approach
Getting the measure of etching: Why you shouldn’t always default to stamping
Chemical etching metals conventional machining finds too difficult
Chemical etching: What your competitors don’t want you to know!
Photo etching: Versatile machining for almost any metal
Chemical etching process: 10 frequently asked questions
A guide to chemical etching for design engineers
Having problems with stamping or laser cutting? Photo etching may be the answer
What is chemical etching and how does it work?
Photo etched profiles enhance product functionality
The economic manufacture of lead frames – a technical comparison
Versatile technology opens up design avenues
Etched metal flexure springs improve Thales’ space cryocooler performance
Chemical etching of precision parts for safety critical applications
Chemical etching aluminium for exacting industrial applications
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