Capacity List

Jig Grinding

1 off Hauser Type 3SM

Jig Boring

2 off Newell Type 1520
1 off Newell Type 2030

Vertical Milling

3 off Bridgeport Series 1

CNC Milling

1 off Hermle C20U 5 axis Machining Centre
With dedicated Hypermill 5 Axis Seat
2 off Bridgeport Series 2 Interact 4
3 off Bridgeport XR760 4 axis 30 tools
4 off Bridgeport Vertical Machining Centre 800
1 off Bridgeport Vertical Machining Centre 720
4 off Bridgeport Vertical Machining Centre 760

5 off Bridgeport Vertical Machining 1000/20
1 off Bridgeport Vertical Machining Centre 560
1 off Bridgeport Vertical Machining Centre 600
2 off Mazak Nexus Vertical Machining Centre
9 off Machines are fitted with a 4th axis

Centre Lathe Turning

2 off Colchester Triumph 2000

CNC Lathe

1 off Mazak Integrex 300Y 5 Axis Mill Turn Centre
2 off Mazak QT 15
1 off Mazak QT 15 (With Bar Feed)
1 off Mazak QT 18 (With Bar Feed)

Surface Grinding

3 off Jones & Shipman 540

Cylindrical Grinding

1 off Jones & Shipman Ultramat 650 Easy
1 off Jones & Shipman Suprema 650 Easy
1 off Jones & Shipman 1300X Microprocessor Control
2 off Jones & Shipman 1300
1 off Jones & Shipman 1320

Welding

1 off Weld Logic Pulse Arc 10-100
1 off AMT 311
1 off Murex Transtig A/C-D/C360 Square Wave

E.D.M

2 off Hurco Type 900 M Spark Eroder
2 off Mitsubishi EA8 CNC Spark Eroder
1 off Mitsubishi FA10 CNC 4 AXIS Wire Eroder

Inspection

Comprehensive range of measuring equipment, includes:- 2 off DEA Global Co-ordinate Measuring Machines with PC-Dmis Cad++ software, 1 off Johansson Microheight CMM and 3 off Baty Optical Projectors

Fitting

Meiki 200 Tonne Injection Moulding Machine
Drilling machines Various
Fly Presses Various
Polishing Equipment

Sheet Metal

1 off Guyson 1600 Blast Cabinet
1 off Perf-o-mator with duplicator
1 off K & B 25 Ton Pressbake
1 off Comaca 225/4 Notcher
1 off 48″ Guillotine
Cropping Machine
Various Drills and Handsaws
Horizontal & Vertical Bandsaws

CAD & Data Transfer

The machine shop is supported by a Control Centre with 2 seats of Pro-Engineer (Creo 2) and Edgecam 3D Off-Line programming facility. The CNC Milling Machines are all connected to a PC with Ez-Mill programming software.

The Technical Support Department has facilities for accessing all file formats via a high speed internet connection.

The Jig and Fixture Design Department is supported by an AutoCAD 2D/3D Facility.

Bench Fitting

Our comprehensive machining facility is supported by a dedicated fitting bay with 3 tonne cranage and our own transport (2 vehicles). The Fitting Department has the capacity to manufacture, service, and repair tools up to 3 tonne on a quick turnaround basis.

Mould Tryout

1 off Meiki M200B-DM Injection Moulding Machine 200 tonne

The Company specialises in the manufacture of :-

Precision Components
Prototype and Development Work
Press Tools
Special Purpose Machines
Jigs & Fixtures
Plastic Mould Tools
Gauges

And currently supports a wide range of industries, including Aerospace, Automotive, Medical and Marine.