CNC machining - Page 2
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - > Gunsmithing & Do-It-Yourself Projects > Gunsmithing Forum >

CNC machining

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-25-2012, 09:33 PM   #11
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
smoooth308's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 237
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts


That is the plan it just seems like there isn't much in the way of those courses offered near where I live. I'm going to continue to look and see what I can find.
smoooth308 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2012, 11:54 PM   #12
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: tucson,arizona
Posts: 588
Liked 229 Times on 153 Posts
Likes Given: 94


Start with the most applicable skills you can learn at a local community college. CAD and math would be good ones to start with, as they will always be useful later on. And be aware that wages can vary a lot with where you live, no matter what the Bureau of labor Statistics site says. I worked in a shop making precision optics for measuring silicon wafers. The lead CNC machinist got just under $17/hour. That is Tucson for you!! Best of luck to you in your pursuit of a career.
JWagner is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
Machining Josh1158 Gunsmithing Forum 27 01-26-2012 01:54 AM
Machining Bullets? Shade Ammunition & Reloading 14 11-11-2011 06:55 AM

Newest Threads