From the Breakroom

Machinist Interview #001, Ryan Shore of Shore Machining

Machinist Interview #001, Ryan Shore of Shore Machining

  Give a quick, couple sentence intro stating who you are, what you do, and where people can find you on social media. My name is Ryan and I am the owner of Shore Machining LLC. I currently run my shop part time, focusing mainly on job shop work and small production runs. You can find me on Instagram @ShoreMachining. You can also visit my website www.shoremachining.com and subscribe to my mailing list. How long have you been in Manufacturing? In 2008 I started learning about manufacturing while in school. I went to a vocational school for 3 years to learn the trade....

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Current Tool I'm Loving-Fraisa Finisher

Current Tool I'm Loving-Fraisa Finisher

This past month I've been running a .500" 7-flute finishing endmill from Fraisa in 440 Stainless. I must say, the results have been exceptional. Due to the high helix of this tool, they recommend only taking .008" per pass. I've been running the book values, which suggest a spindle speed of 1985 RPM's and a feedrate of 17 inches per minute. Right out of the gate I was achieving a surface finish of 16Ra. As of part 100, we are still seeing a surface finish of 16-17Ra, and the tool hardly looks used. Keep in mind, I'm finishing roughly 31 linear inches...

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Meet the Owner

Meet the Owner

Hey guys and gals, I figured for my first official blog post it would be a good idea to let you in on my life and background. So, here it goes! If you don't know already, my name is Jake Yates, and I'm the founder and owner of Yates Precision Manufacturing. I grew up in Waynesburg, a small town in Southwestern Pennsylvania. My dad teaches Junior High Science, and my mom is a Pharmacist. I was, and still am, a big fan of soccer, and I was a wrestler as well.  After High School I attended Rochester Institute of Technology...

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