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Written by: Dennis Delgado, Jay Ligda, and Ram Maurer

What is SyncFab?

SyncFab is an on-demand manufacturing procurement platform matching OEM and custom part buyer purchase order requirements to pre vetted supplier production capabilities, certifications and capacity.

Written by: Dennis Delgado

How do I create an account?

Register as a Buyer and choose your required level of service from our Professional, Business and Enterprise service offerings subject to validation of your contact details. Proceed to submit your first RFQ and a dedicated program manager will reach out to you immediately for confirmation.

Written by: Dennis Delgado

What is CNC Machining?

CNC Machining is a manufacturing process that involves the use of computers to control machine tools. Tools that can be controlled in this manner include lathes, mills, routers, grinders and lasers. The CNC in CNC Machining stands for Computer Numerical Control.

Written by: Dennis Delgado

What is additive manufacturing?

Additive Manufacturing is a manufacturing process by which digital 3D design data is used to build up a component part in layers by depositing material. The term “3D printing” is increasingly used as a synonym for Additive Manufacturing.
Written by: Ram Maurer

Will SyncFab offer additional features?

Yes, SyncFab has access to a vast network of manufacturing resources which it plans to make accessible to supply chain buyers in the near future. New Supply Chain Management Features are also continuously being upgraded and released. Join our Newsletter to stay informed!
Written by: Jay Ligda

What is Advanced Manufacturing & Smart Manufacturing?

Advanced Manufacturing relates to digital manufacturing processes such as additive and computer numerical controlled processes. Smart Manufacturing relates to more data-optimized intelligent and intuitive production driven by machine learning.
Written by: Ram Maurer

Does SyncFab offer Design or Engineering services?

SyncFab currently offers parts manufacturing procurement and digital parts record post-procurement management for DFM-complete fully engineered parts.
Written by: Jay Ligda

Can I use SyncFab if I am not a Buyer or Machine Shop? Can I be both a Buyer and a Machine Shop?

Yes in this case you will need to Register separate Buyer and Supplier Accounts.  Some Buyers have their own manufacturing capabilities which they would like to make available to other Buyers as a Supplier while some suppliers would also like to farm-out some of their work to other shops.

Written by: Dennis Delgado

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