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Different Welding Methods and When to Use Them

September 12, 2022

Did you realize how large a role welding plays in society? Welding has been around since 3000 B.C. when humans started working with bronze. However, welding methods have changed significantly since this time, with modern methods being essential to societal growth and product development.  Welding is a process that binds two materials together using heat. However, there are…

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Choosing the Right Material for Your Metal Fabrication Project

May 5, 2022

Did you know that steel is worth more than $4 billion dollars to the Canadian economy each year? It goes to show how important metal is to so many industries around the country, and sheet metal is one of the most widely used types of metal.  But choosing sheet metal isn’t as easy as many people think.…

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Custom Manufactured Parts vs. Mass Produced, Which One Is Better?

February 17, 2022

Manufactured parts come from raw materials that a factory turns into a consumer good or industry component. That may seem pretty straightforward but, depending on the product, it can involve many complex steps and procedures. With the global supply chain crisis, many people have begun paying attention to these processes. There are many different types…

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Common Causes Of Welding Defects From Poor Material Preparation

May 31, 2021

Welding defects are serious issues that can lead to equipment or machinery failure if not fixed. When looking for welding services in Calgary, you need to ensure that the provider you select is familiar with common material flaws and how to prevent them. In this guide, Aaron Machine Shop will teach you about common welding…

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Metal Fabrication Deemed Essential During COVID-19 Crisis

December 12, 2020

We are nearly a full year into the COVID-19 pandemic. Yet, restrictions and fresh lockdowns continue throughout Canada and the USA. The language of these restrictions outline what businesses are essential, in other words, which must stay open to keep the country running. Is metal fabrication considered “essential,” and if so, which metal fabrication Calgary…

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The Most Common Materials Used in Metal Fabrication

May 6, 2020

Metal fabrication plays a crucial role in building a wide variety of products, such as cabinets, fire pits, racks, shelving units and trophies from different raw materials. The procedure uses a combination of processes, such as cutting, bending and assembling. Based on your specifications and quality required for the end product, key considerations are given…

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What Is Metal Fabrication? A Complete Overview from Calgary’s Experts

October 4, 2019

Metal fabrication refers to the process of shaping and assembling raw metal materials into a finished metal part or structure. This process adds value to the materials by transforming them into usable end products. At Aaron Machine Shop, we are passionate about providing high-quality metal fabrication services in Calgary and excited to tell you all about what…

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Types of Metals Used in Welding

January 17, 2019

During the welding process, the properties of the metal being welded need to be taken into account. This is because different metals respond to welding in unique ways. At Aaron Machine Shop, we provide welding services in addition to general machining, CNC machining, and waterjet cutting in Calgary. Our certified welders work with aluminum, cast iron, stainless…

The Differences Between Welding and Metal Fabrication

October 16, 2018

If you work in an industry that requires the use of a lot of metal, you might be familiar with the terms welding and fabrication. While many people use these terms interchangeably, the fact is that they are two completely different things. At Aaron Machine Shop, we pride ourselves on a history of creating quality…