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At Basilius we are here to help. Our blog is filled with informative articles and industry knowledge. Articles are added on a regular basis so check back to get the latest information from Basilius.

Trying to decide between turning and milling stock? We’ll cover everything you need to know to make the right decision.

Learn the basics of the overmolding process and how it’s used in various industries.

These are the different surface finishes and coating available for CNC machined components

Gun drilling 101 outlines the basics of drilling, length to diameter ratios, and how this process compares to other similar types of drilling.

This part is a molded filter has .03 inch openings. Basilius is able to achieve optimum quality using an integrated machine vision system

Use this guide to help decide if you should keep repairing an old mold or replace it all together.

Injection molds can have complicated parting lines and can wear over time or be easily damaged.

Injection mold gates are exposed to extremely high speed plastic on each molding cycle. Learn how gates are repaired or replaced.

Learn more about common wear areas on mold ejection systems and how they are repaired.

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