Conventional/Manual Machines

3 x COLCHESTER TRIUMPH CENTRE LATHE 2000

A capacity of 1200mm between centres & a swing of 380mm, (580) with gap removed
Spindle speed ranging from 25-2000 rpm
Mitutoyo digital readout
   

BRIDGEPORT TURRET MILL --- 4 EACH

X axis=590mm & y axis 275mm
Spindle range 67-4600 RPM Vari-speed head.
Mitutoyo PM-L digital readout
 

XYZ 1500 TURRET MILL

X axis=660mm & Y axis=300mm
Spindle range 75-4200 RPM Vari-speed head
Mitutoyo PL counter digital readout
   

Drilling 

Herbert twin spindle drill, with a rev range of 445-1455 RPM and a distance of 750mm between spindle nose and table
Drill bank of 4 spindles with a speed range of 450-2850 RPM, 2 spindles for tapping
Viceroy bench drill, with a rev range of 380-3400 RPM and distance of 400mm between spindle nose and table
   

Tapping 

SL tapping machine with a capacity of 750mm x 750mm cube and a tapping range for M2-M10
   

General Equipment 

Excel Automatic Saw
Weber hydraulic manual press
Brown 300 pull down metal saw
Mousser 16" throat band saw
Brierly tool grinder
Rumbling/auto deburr
   

Inspection Equipment List

Mitutoyo Apex C9106 Co-ordinate measuring machine (Full CNC)
Mitutoyo Euro C-A9166 Co-ordinate measuring machine (Full CNC)
Mitutoyo Euro C-A9166 Co-ordinate measuring machine (Full CNC)
Mitutoyo Linear Height 600 & 300 Height Gauges
Mitutoyo PJ300 Profile Projector
Mitutoyo Digital Bore Gauges
Mitutoyo Surf-test SJ – 201
Bowers Bore Gauges and Micrometers
DiaTest Bore Equipment
Various external and internal Micrometers
Various Plain Plug gauges
Various screw plug gauges including Caliper Gauges
Optical Microscope up to 20X Magnification.
   

Supporting Facilities

TOOL ROOM – INVESTMENT DIE AND JIG AND FIXTURE MANUFACTURE
SPARK EROSION
TOOLING PRE-SET AREA
BENCHING/FRAZING
DEGREASING FACILITIES
PASSIVATION FACILITIES
FLUORESCANT PENETRANT INSPECTION
SUB ASSEMBLY AREA
KITTING- FINISHED PARTS STORE SYSTEM
DEDICATED BENCH ASSEMBLY ROOMS
PRESSURE TESTING FACILITY (AIR UNDER WATER)