If you're considering CNC laser cutting, you may be wondering what exactly CNC means. CNC stands for computer numerical control. This technology is used to cut sheet metal. It works by using a laser beam that is focused through a lens onto the work area. The beam can...

read more

How to Cut Sheet Metal Parts

There are many different methods for fabricating metal components. Most metal fabrications require cutting, forming, and assembly. Different tools are used in the cutting processes of sheet metal materials. The right tool needs to be used for a precise cut and high...

read more

How Much Does Laser Cutting Cost?

You've probably heard a lot about the benefits of laser cutting, but have you wondered how much it costs? Here are a few factors that you should consider. First, the working area of a laser cutter must be large enough to handle the size of the sheet material you need...

read more


When you're constructing a piece of metal, you'll sometimes need to cut sheet metal. Even if you're not a metal worker, you may occasionally need to perform this task. And if you haven't cut sheet materials before, you might have some questions. Here are some tips to...

read more

5 Common Mistakes of Sheet Metal Designs

Did you know that manufacturers spend about 40% of their time fixing errors? A good portion of those errors result from design flaws. That means there is a great deal of wasted time and money when it comes to proper sheet metal design! CAD 3d models do not always...

read more

How to Stamp Sheet Metal

Sheet metal stamping is a useful process used to make parts for various industries. So it is no surprise that you may have heard of it. But now you’re asking yourself, How exactly is sheet metal stamping done? The following will explain what exactly sheet metal...

read more

Privacy Policy | Terms

2022 Fox Valley Stamping. All Rights Reserved | Fox Valley Stamping Company | 385 Production Drive | South Elgin, IL 60177 | Phone: 847.741.2277 | Fax: 847.741.0251