Lathes are used to rotate the workpiece to bring metal in contact with the cutting tool.
Milling machines rotate a cutting tool to bring it into contact with a stationary workpiece.
Creating, or refining, holes by bringing a rotating cutting tool into contact with a workpiece.
Removes material to form, or refine, accurate and precise inner cavities in a workpiece.
Cuts a narrow slit into a workpiece, using a saw blade of a sawing machine as a cutting tool.
Progressively removes material, using a tool with teeth in ascending height called a broach.
A rotating abrasive surface smoothes or alters the shape of the surface of a workpiece.