The Ins and Outs of Aluminium Extrusion

By | October 4th, 2017|Categories: Aluminium machined parts, CNC Milling, Engineering, extrusions, Machined Parts, manufacturing, UK Precision Engineering|Tags: , , , , |

Extrusion is defined as the process of shaping material, in this case aluminium, by forcing it to flow through a shaped opening in a die.  Extruded material emerges as an elongated piece with the same [...]

Getting to Grips with Finishing

By | March 31st, 2017|Categories: Anodising, Engineering, Finishing, Machined Parts, Oxford, Powdercoat, UK Precision Engineering, Uncategorized, Wet paint|Tags: , , , , , , |

At Presto we take responsibility for all aspects of your project from submission of drawing to on time delivery of your components with a pristine finish. We offer a range of finishes and the application [...]

Gaining a competitive edge – Is it all in the design?

By | March 1st, 2017|Categories: Anodising, Automation, DFMA, Engineering, Machined Parts, manufacturing, Oxford, Product Design, robotics, UK Precision Engineering, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

UK manufacturers are used to working in competitive markets but as a result of Political events at home and overseas the UK faces a period of economic uncertainty.  It looks likely businesses will see raw [...]