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Precision Machining Services

Precision Machining Services

Skill-Craft manufactures all products in-house in our climate-controlled machine shop. While specializing in workholding, precision and quality are what we are all about. With the knowledge of workholding and manufacturing top quality workholding devices, you can feel comfortable with manufacturing services offered by Skill-Craft.

Skill-Craft manufactures any customer supplied blue-print and uses the latest in CAD model technology with Inventor/Autocad for Product Design and GibbsCAM for Product Manufacturing.

  • CNC Turning
  • CNC Milling
  • CNC Grinding
  • Surface Grinding

CNC Turning Capabilities

  • CNC and conventional work centers
  • Diameters up to 20″
  • Length up to 60″
  • Prototype parts through production runs
  • Simple designs through complex geometries
  • GibbsCAM for CNC programming
  • Tolerances +/- .0005

CNC Milling Capabilities

  • CNC 5-Axis Milling
  • True 5-Axis Machining
  • CNC and conventional milling machines
  • Sizes up to 60″X30″’32”
  • 5-Axis diameters up to 20″
  • Prototype parts through production runs
  • Paperless – 3D models to machining with GibbsCAM

CNC Turning Capabilities

  • Multi-head Studer CNC Grinders
  • 12″ diameters
  • 32″ Long
  • Repeatability to .00005″
  • Roundness and Straightness to .00005″
  • Small to Medium run production parts

CNC Milling Capabilities

  • Sizes up to 12″ high, 8″ wide, 18″ long
  • 0002″ or better
  • Complex Geometries

Design Specifications

With the latest, cutting edge design software and FEA analysis programs, Skill-Craft can provide you with the necessary drawings you need for your application. We can upload or provide engineering drawings in:

  • dwg
  • .dxf
  • .ipt
  • .iges
  • .stp
  • .iam

Competitive Advantages & Strengths

  • Long term ownership (33 years)
  • (3) graduate engineers: Multiple employees with each having 25+ years dedication to Skill-Craft
  • Knowledgeable with both Skill-Craft and non Skill-Craft¬† workholding products: Continuous improvement achieved by transferring this knowledge to own custom designs
  • Repair both Skill-Craft and non Skill-Craft chucks to achieve like new accuracy
  • Excel in back engineering when no prints are available
  • High Powered Expertise/Low Cost Business Structure
  • Latest Automated Design and Manufacturing
    Technology (CAD, FEA, CAM, CNC)
  • Precision/stability/repeatability (20-50 millionths) at high speeds >5000 RPM’s
  • Collets manufactured to a tolerance of .0001 inch
  • World class reliability and maintainability
  • AAA credit rating