CNC drilling shop?

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I have 20 plastic cases, 4.6 x 4.5 x 1.4 inches and I need 9 holes drilled in each case. Eight of the holes are the same size. Can anyone recommend a CNC shop in the US that could perform this task at a reasonable cost? The hole sizes and locations need to be accurate to within a couple of hundredths of an inch.

Last Edited: Fri. Apr 8, 2022 - 07:46 PM
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Define, "reasonable" ?

 

Does the box supplier offer a "customisation" service?

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Last Edited: Tue. Jun 2, 2015 - 06:13 AM
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Look in the yellow pages under machine shop.  Just about any general machine shop can do this for you with accuracy of a couple THOUSANDTHS of an inch.  Probably less than an hour of shop time to do 20 cases with 9 holes, around $80 bucks depending on the shop.

Cheers,

Tom

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Thanks guys. I'll check the yp.com to find local shops. $80 would be reasonable.

The boxes are special waterproof boxes that I don't think the manufacturer would cusomize.

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bphillips - any luck getting your boxes drilled?

Cheers,

Tom

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Plan B might be get a drill press from Harbor Freight.

 

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bobgardner wrote:

Plan B might be get a drill press from Harbor Freight.

 

 

bphillips was looking for "within a couple of hundredths of an inch".  I'm not even sure a Harbor Freight drill press can drill round holessurprise

Cheers,

Tom

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tblough wrote:

bphillips was looking for "within a couple of hundredths of an inch".  I'm not even sure a Harbor Freight drill press can drill round holessurprise

 

Or that it would drill all the holes before MTBF

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Mike

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In a plastic box? Are you guys disrespecting the hard working folks in China just trying to make the lives of their families better? Keep it up. The moderators will start calling you out for not towing the party line.

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laugh for the 3 previous posts.

 

Ross McKenzie, Melbourne Australia

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WTF, this thread is ancient.

Last Edited: Fri. Apr 8, 2022 - 04:48 PM
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