Styrotech CNC: Our 'State of the nation' and looking towards 2017

It's been a while since we last posted a blog - undoubtedly a reflection of how busy we've been in 2016. Things are, however, changing - unless you've been living under a rock, you'd know how expensive it is to live in Auckland. "Auckland’s housing crisis is at breaking point" and "NZ tops IMF's housing un-affordability list" reflect this – you can’t miss the headlines.  Read More...

2015: Styrotech CNC's Year in Review

2015 – WHAT A YEAR! The sheer volume of inquiries, and subsequent transformation of these into CAD, CNC and more recently 3D printing has seen us busier than we have been since Americas Cup days in the early ‘noughties’. The most encouraging aspect is that the workload has – and remains – constant. We’re not experiencing the ‘boom’ or ‘bust’ cycles we’ve been through in past years. Things are on the up!  Read More...

2014: Styrotech CNC’s Year in Review.

2014 has been a busy, successful year for Styrotech CNC. We’ve had a lot on, which is great for us as well as being a good indicator that the economy, manufacturing and the industries that CNC machining is a part of are heading in the right direction. We’ve been involved with some really interesting (cool!) projects - to name and describe them all would take forever. But here’s selection of some of what we were up to in 2014.  Read More...

June 2014: CAD, CNC, 3D Scanning and Windsurf, Surf & SUP Design and Manufacture

Traditionally, boards (windsurf, surf, kite or paddleboards for example) were designed on paper and shaped by hand, or even shaped by eye and ‘feel' whereby the shaper knew what they were looking for. The process emphasised the skill of the shaper - creating a ‘good’ board was as much an art as it was a science, and really determined a 'really good' shaper from a 'good' one.   Read More...

April 2014: Maintaining CNC Precision and Accuracy.

April 2014: Maintaining CNC Precision & Accuracy.  Read More...

At FormScan3d we are frequently scanning items that require CNC machining to deliver a projects real customer value.

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Peter Bull - FormScan 3D

Auckland

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