TOOLMAKING

We use the current up-to-date technology and machines to ensure lead times are kept to a minimum with after-hours machine running. Customers are kept fully up-to-date with weekly timing plans and visits. Tool trials can also be arranged to ensure full satisfaction.

Some of our Machines

We have a diverse and extensive range of machines to enable almost any mould or tool to be created. Here are a few of our most favoured machines.
You can see the full list at the bottom of the page.

Mitsubishi EX8 CNC Spark Eroder

High speed metal removal with a 3 position tool changer for multiple forms to be machined.

XYZ 710 3 Axis CNC Mill with high speed head

Our latest machine for our 3D hard machining with

high speed head

Sarix SR-HPM-B EDM Precision CNC Micro Hole Drilling Machine

CNC Micro hole machining  to produce accurate hole sizes from

0.100mm – 1.000mm in increments of 0.010mm.

Machines Summary:

4 x Bridgeport BRJ Milling Machines 42”x 10” tables with DRO.
1 KRV Milling Machine 48”x 10” tables with 3 axis DRO.
1 VMC 500 3 axis CNC Mill with 16-station tool change carousel and heidenhain drip feed software.
1 Bridgeport Ezitrak 2 axis CNC Mill.
4 x Jones & Shipman 540 Wet Surface Grinders 6”x 18” tables, all machines fitted with latest optidress E.
1 x Jones & Shipman 1011 Wet Surface Grinder 12”x 27”
1 Exe Surface grinder 8”x 14” Table.
Agemaspark H 400-P20 & AP10 Generators
4 Charmilles E110 with Monitron, Microfin & DRO, 3 with Isocut.
Mitsubishi EX8 CNC Spark Eroder.
Agiecut 100D Wire Erosion machine
Colchester Master Gap bed lathe 19” Dia swing 36” between centres.
Harrison M250 lathe 11” Dia swing 20” between centres.
Myford MG 12 Cylindrical grinder.
Precise Jig grinding head.
Rush Horizontal Band saw.
Vectstar heat treatment furnace Model P.F2
C.V. instrument Rockwell Hardness Tester.
Vision Eng Hawk non contact measurinig microscope at 50:1
1 Jones & Shipman 1300 Universal Grinder
1 Pollard Radial Drill with air brake
Chmer Edm Hole Driller
SARIX SR-HPM-B EDM Precision CNC Micro Hole Drilling Machine
2 off XYZ 710 3 Axis CNC Mill with 24 Station Tool Change and High Speed Head/ one with standard head and probes