chemical machining


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chemical machining

[′kem·i·kəl mə′shēn·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
Making of metal parts to specified dimensions by removing surface metal with chemicals (acids or alkalies). Also known as chemical milling.
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Still under installation is new photo chemical machining capability, which will perform etching.
The forks, which form a single-piece inertial sensing element, are micromachined from crystalline quartz using the same type of photolithographic and chemical machining processes found in the semiconductor industry.