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Front Panel Express Case Study

Custom Milling and Engraving Front Panels

Learn how Front Panel Express has leveraged the flexibility of DATRON high-speed machining technology and combined it with their own design software to empower their customers with a unique do-it-yourself service.

“DATRON offers ongoing instruction like DATRON University that I’ve personally attended and that kind of training allows us to offer a superior service to our customers.”

 

The Industry

Electronics/Panels

The Customer

Front Panel Express

Located in Seattle, Washington, Front Panel Express produces front panels, enclosures and milled parts with CNC precision.

The Challenge
Flexible Custom Solution for On-Demand Jobs

Front Panel Express needed a custom CNC solution that could be paired with their unique technology in order to create a do-it-yourself service.

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Prototype intricate metal parts and small production runs in-house with the CNC system that fits through a standard doorway. Designed for precision prototyping in metal and perfect for a lab environment.
520 x 420 x 220 mm (20 “ x 16.5 “ x 9 “) (XYZ)
40,000 RPM machining spindle
approx. 700 kg (1,543 lbs.)
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1,020 x 830 x 245 mm (40” x 33” x 10″) (X, Y, Z)
Up to 60,000 RPM machining spindle
approx. 1,300 kg (2,866 lbs.)
In a world where adaptability and floor space are equally important, you shouldn’t have to choose one or the other. Ideal for milling long aluminum extrusions, sheet material, large parts or machine nested small parts.
1,520 x 1.150 x 245 mm (60” x 45” x 10″) (X, Y, Z)
Up to 60,000 RPM machining spindle
approx. 2,500 kg (5,512 lbs.)

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