Hi Factory Tourists,
This time around we're visiting a machine shop in Santa Clara, Optima Precision. Hope you can join us!
"Optima Precision is a CNC machine shop in the heart of Silicon Valley. Utilizing over 15 years of experience, we specialize in prototype and production for semiconductor, biotech and aerospace industries. We offer high quality CNC milling, CNC turning and 5 axis machining as well as welding, sheet metal fabrication and EDM (Electronic Discharge Machining). We assist our customers with getting a finished product that includes assembly and a complete variety of surface finishing such as electropolishing, anodizing and other types of plating and coating services. Our state of the art inspection includes a Swiss made Tesa CMM to assure our customers of the highest quality product."
Thanks to Woohing Studios, this tour's sponsor!
WOOHING STUDIOS is a vertically integrated hardware dev and manufacturing company in Hong Kong. Our mission is to help transform innovations in LIBERAL ARTS and TECHNOLOGY into amazing hardware that can benefit the world. And we enjoy working behind-the-scenes in stealth mode with our incredibly innovative brand partners.
WOOHING is part of a family business with 40+ years of history in manufacturing and have AAA clients such as Porsche, Maserati, and Bose. It also collaborates with a strategic partner with 20 PhDs working on cloud computing, analytics and artificial intelligence. The company is run by a former video game producer at EA.
Digital Fabrication Stack Exchange
A stackexchange community devoted to helping folks with prototyping and manufacturing. To pose or answer a question, visit:
Makers @ the Mint
A weekend pop-up retail event at this historic Mint in downtown SF on November 23rd & 24th. The entire mint will be turned into a “Maker Department Store” for the weekend that will be open to the public free of charge and publicized to generate high-volume foot traffic. To apply to sell your product there, visit: