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When Should You Utilize the Photo-Chemical Machining Process?


Photo Chemical Machining, also known as Photo Etching , is a chemical milling process used to produce highly complex, thin metal parts with intricate details that cannot be obtained via other machining methods. The photo etching process utilizes etchants to dissolve away unwanted portions of metal, so the process does not affect the temper of the r...
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NW Etch Hosts U.S. Congressman Derek Kilmer for Round Table Discussion


As part of the Pacific Northwest Defense Coalition's (PNDC) advocacy efforts, Mitch Zoch & NW Etch recently hosted Congressman Derek Kilmer for a Round Table discussion with other area business leaders from the PNDC. The open dialogue included Washington DC updates, and what could be done to improve the ability of local business owners to offer...
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Congressman & Small Business Administration Award NW Etch


Not only does NW Etch know their way around metal, they also know how to receive one! An award, that is. On February 17th, 2016 NW Etch welcomed some unexpected guests. The visitors happened to be Congressman Derek Kilmer and Maria Contreras-Sweet , Administrator from the Small Business Administration. Their visit was a celebratory one, as NW Etch ...
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NW Etch to Return to the 2016 AmCon Trade Show


NW Etch has proudly been invited back to discuss the Advantages of Photochemical Machining (PCM) for intricate thin metal parts at the 15th Annual AmCon Design & Contract Manufacturing Expo . Come visit our booth #111 on February 16th or 17th at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. Expect free admission, free attendee parking, free seminars, and...
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"New Tacoma Awards" Choose NW Etch


On July 10 th , the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber held the 2015 New Tacoma Awards to recognize business organizations and individuals making outstanding contributions to the revitalization of downtown Tacoma. The community provides the nominations for the awards, recognizing these 5 key areas of contribution to the community for 2015: Popham Award: ...
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Seattle Brewery Partners with NW Etch for Brand Building


When Two Beers Brewing Company of Seattle needed a marketing touch that would help them stand out and support their brand, they looked to NW Etch's photo chemical machining process.  A Special Touch ​ NW Etch was chosen to create a commemorative tag for Two Beers Brewing Company's Fall Alta Series "Overhang" Imperial Porter. The limited releas...
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Northwest Etch Helps Create Innovative Eliza Light


Northwest Etch National Business Development Manager Mitch Zoch's answer to what Northwest Etch does? Whether it's in reply to someone familiar with photo chemical machining or outside the industry, Mitch explains, "We have fun every day, due to the people and concepts we get to work with." Projects like the Eliza Light reinforce why Northwest Etch...
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NW Etch to Attend Seattle Chamber Networking Event


Nick Herzog and Mitch Zoch of Northwest Etch will attend the Seattle Chamber's 10 th Annual All-Chamber Business After Hours event this Wednesday, September 24, at The Foundry by Herban Feast at 3200 1 st Ave. S., Seattle, WA 98134. from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. NW Etch looks forward to networking with other local business professionals, and spreading...
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Northwest Etch Returns to Design2Part Trade Show


Northwest Etch looks forward to exhibiting at Design2Part , a popular design and contract manufacturing trade show in Santa Clara, CA. The trade show will take place on May 21-22 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Northwest Etch will be occupying booth #113. This will be a great opportunity for Northwest Etch to spread the word about our metal e...
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Northwest Etch to Attend Design2Part Trade Show


Northwest Etch is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at a popular manufacturing trade show in Pasadena, CA, on October 9 and 10 at the Pasadena Convention Center. Northwest Etch will be occupying booth number 234, where we will take advantage of the opportunity to get the word out about our metal etching and photo chemical machining ser...
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