What Is 5 Axis CNC Machining?

5 Axis CNC machining is a cutting-edge manufacturing process that leverages computer numerical control (CNC) technology to create highly precise and intricate parts. This advanced technique utilizes five axes of movement, allowing the cutting tool and workpiece to be positioned at different angles simultaneously.

The key advantage of 5-axis CNC machining lies in its ability to produce complex shapes with tight tolerances, which are essential for industries such as aerospace and medical equipment manufacturing.

For example, aircraft seat parts often require intricate geometries and high precision in order to ensure passenger safety and minimize weight without compromising structural integrity.

Similarly, medical devices demand fine detailing and accuracy for effective performance within the human body.

Why Use 5 Axis CNC Machining?

5 Axis CNC machining offers an extensive range of benefits, making it the go-to solution for many industries. Among its most significant advantages is the ability to produce intricate and complex parts with high precision in just one setup.

Furthermore, 5 Axis CNC machines have proven effective at handling materials that may be difficult or costly when using conventional machining methods. Aluminum, stainless steel, titanium alloy, magnesium alloy – these are just a few examples of materials perfectly suited for 5 axis systems.

In addition to enhanced performance and reduced lead times associated with fewer setups, 5 Axis CNC machining leads to improvements in overall design possibilities. It enables manufacturers to create more innovative products that might have been impossible or overly complicated with traditional machinery—leading to better end results for customers across various industries.

When Use 5 Axis CNC Machining?

In various industries, 5 Axis CNC machining plays a pivotal role during the manufacturing process—one that demands complex geometries and tight tolerance components. This advanced technology is particularly useful when making intricate parts for aircraft seats, medical equipment, and high-performance automotive components.

One of the most significant advantages of utilizing 5 Axis CNC machining is its ability to reduce set-up time and overall production costs by eliminating the need for multiple fixtures or tool changes.

For example, manufacturers of aerospace components often use this method to produce lightweight yet robust parts that must adhere to strict regulatory requirements.

Another scenario where companies turn to 5 axis CNC machining is when they face challenging projects requiring high-quality finishes or exceptional surface detail. These machines can deliver superior results in fewer steps compared to traditional milling methods—minimizing material waste and maximizing efficiency throughout the process.

Our 5 Axis CNC Machining Services

Experience the highest level of precision and efficiency with Flying Precision's state-of-the-art 5 axis CNC machining services.

Our 5 axis CNC machines are equipped to handle intricate geometries for industries such as aerospace, where aircraft seat parts demand utmost accuracy. Additionally, we provide exceptional performance in creating bespoke medical equipment for life-changing applications.

With a commitment to using cutting-edge technology and continuous process improvement techniques, Flying Precision offers reliable solutions tailored specifically towards meeting your unique objectives.

Industries We Serve

We provide 5 axis CNC machining services for a wide range of industries including aerospace, automotive, medical, defense and electronics.


We offer 5 Axis CNC Machining services to the aerospace industry. Our precision machining capabilities allow us to manufacture complex components for aircraft engines, wings, landing gear and other critical applications with tight tolerances.

This technology enables us to create parts that are more accurate and efficient than traditional manufacturing methods.

Our experience working in this field has given us an edge in creating custom solutions that meet both unique functional requirements as well as desired aesthetic appearances.


As a provider of top-of-the-line 5 axis CNC machining services, we specialize in catering to the automotive industry. Our proficiency in utilizing high-end technology and expertise allow us to manufacture complex parts with precision and tight tolerances guaranteeing accurate pieces.

We produce engine components, brake rotors, suspension system components, and transmission housings ensuring that each piece is delivered within time constraints without compromising on quality or accuracy crucial for safety standards in the automotive industry.


This company provides advanced 5 Axis CNC machining services for clients in the medical equipment industry. Their team of skilled professionals uses cutting-edge technology and techniques to produce high-quality parts that meet or exceed strict FDA regulations.

With a focus on precision and reliability, they specialize in creating critical components such as surgical instruments, implantable devices, and diagnostic tools with tight tolerances.

Collaboration with their clients throughout the entire production process ensures customized solutions that meet specific requirements.


As experts in the field of defense parts, we recognize the significance of precision and durability. Our machining services utilizing 5-axis CNC technology have been utilized to produce high-strength, intricate components for various applications - from missile guidance systems and armored vehicles to communication equipment.

We employ advanced techniques that provide tight tolerance control for consistent quality output. Consequently, our team delivers exceptional accuracy even when working with tough materials like titanium alloy or tool steel.


Our CNC machining services cater to the electronics industry where precision is a critical factor in developing electronic components.

We specialize in producing complex parts with intricate designs from a wide range of materials like aluminum or copper alloys used extensively across the industry.

At our company, customer satisfaction is paramount when it comes to producing these custom-made machined parts. We focus on details while ensuring timely delivery at competitive prices.

Materials We Can Machine

We have the expertise to machine a wide range of materials, including aluminum, stainless steel, titanium alloy, magnesium alloy and many more.


We specialize in machining a wide range of materials, including aluminum. This versatile and lightweight metal is perfect for many applications such as aircraft seat parts, automotive components, and medical equipment.

Our 5 axis CNC machining process allows us to produce intricate designs with tight tolerances that are critical for high-performance products.

Using our state-of-the-art machinery and years of experience, we can machine aluminum alloys such as 6061-T6 and even harder ones like 7075-T6511. With our precision tooling and programming expertise, we can create complex shapes while maintaining accuracy within a few microns.

We understand the importance of delivering consistent quality products every time to meet your specific specifications at an affordable price point without sacrificing excellence in craftsmanship.

Stainless Steel

Our company specializes in machining stainless steel with exceptional precision and accuracy through the use of 5 axis CNC machining services. Stainless steel is widely used in various industries such as aerospace, medical, and defense due to its strength, durability, and corrosion resistance.

We understand that projects involving stainless steel often demand tight tolerances and intricate geometries that can be challenging for traditional machining methods. However, our state-of-the-art machinery coupled with our highly skilled technicians enables us to produce high-quality parts that meet even the most rigorous requirements.

Titanium Alloy

One of the materials we specialize in machining at Flying Precision is titanium alloy. This material is known for its excellent strength-to-weight ratio, corrosion resistance, and biocompatibility.

It's commonly used in aerospace applications for components such as engine parts and aircraft structural components due to its light weight and high strength properties. Additionally, it's often used in medical equipment where biocompatibility is important, such as surgical implants.

Our 5 axis CNC machines are capable of producing tight tolerance parts out of this challenging but rewarding material with precision and efficiency.

In addition to aerospace and medical applications, titanium alloy can also be found in many other industries including motorsports, defense, electronics, and more.

Magnesium Alloy

Our 5 Axis CNC Machining services can handle magnesium alloy with ease. This material's excellent strength-to-weight ratio makes it a popular choice for lightweight applications in the aerospace and automotive industries.

At Flying Precision, we understand the importance of producing components with tight tolerances when using magnesium alloys.

We also take great care when working with this combustible material by ensuring proper safety measures are in place during machining processes. With our expertise, we can produce high-quality parts for your specific application that meet your exact specifications while maintaining complete control over every aspect of manufacturing.

Tool Steel

Tool steel is a popular material for 5 axis CNC machining because of its inherent hardness and durability. Its high carbon content makes it extremely tough, resistant to wear and tear, and able to withstand demanding conditions.

At Flying Precision, we have the expertise in working with various grades of tool steels including D2, A2, O1 among others.

From aerospace applications requiring complex geometries to medical equipment needing exceptional surface finishes or defense products with high tensile strength characteristics – we can help you achieve your specific project goals using our superior 5 axis CNC machining services!


Copper is a versatile material that can be easily machined into various intricate shapes and sizes, making it an ideal choice for 5 axis CNC machining. It possesses excellent thermal conductivity and electrical conductivity, which makes it suitable for use in electronic components such as heat sinks, transformers, and switchgears.

Copper also exhibits good mechanical properties such as high tensile strength, ductility, and resistance to corrosion.

Our state-of-the-art machines can accommodate varying levels of complexity for precision-machined copper parts. Our team of professionals works closely with clients to ensure their designs are optimized for production while meeting quality standards.


Brass is a popular material used in 5 Axis CNC Machining due to its excellent strength, durability and corrosion-resistant properties. It is an alloy made from copper and zinc with varying ratios depending on the application.

At Flying Precision, we have experience machining brass components with tight tolerances required by our clients in aerospace and medical fields. We understand that even small deviations can cause critical failures in aircraft seat parts or medical equipment.

Whether you need a custom-made brass component or require mass production of high-quality brass parts, we are ready to meet your needs with unparalleled expertise and state-of-the-art technology.


Invar is a nickel-iron alloy with a unique thermal expansion rate that makes it an ideal material for precision parts machining. It has excellent dimensional stability and remains virtually unaffected by temperature changes, making it suitable for use in high-precision applications such as aerospace and defense industries.

Our team uses cutting-edge 5 axis CNC machines that make it possible to create complex geometries in Invar components with unparalleled precision. This means that we can produce intricate shapes and features that are not feasible using traditional manufacturing methods.

Why Choose Us?

At Flying Precision, we pride ourselves on our extensive experience and expertise in 5 axis CNC machining. We have a team of highly skilled professionals who are dedicated to delivering exceptional quality products while maintaining tight tolerances.

With the latest state-of-the-art equipment and cutting-edge technology at our disposal, we can efficiently manufacture complex parts with high precision accuracy. Our attention to detail ensures that every product that leaves our facility meets or exceeds industry standards.

Furthermore, we place a strong emphasis on customer satisfaction by providing excellent service from start to finish.

In summary, when you choose Flying Precision as your manufacturing partner, you will benefit from working with a team of experts committed to providing high-quality machined parts quickly and cost-effectively while maintaining strict quality control measures throughout the entire process.

Contact Us And Request A Quote

Looking for the best 5 Axis CNC machining services provider to help manufacture your aircraft seat parts or medical equipment with tight tolerance? Look no further than Flying Precision.

We are experts in 5 Axis CNC machining and have extensive experience serving various industries such as aerospace, automotive, medical, defense, and electronics. Our state-of-the-art technology can handle a wide range of materials such as aluminum, stainless steel, titanium alloy, magnesium alloy, tool steel, copper and brass among others.

Choose us for precision and exceptional performance when it comes to CNC machining.