Milacron Contract Manufacturing offers precision vertical turning of metals including iron, steel, aluminum, brass, and copper. This capability utilizes state of the art vertical turning centers and lathes that utilize advanced features, which allow us to machine complex, precise, geometries. We can accommodate work pieces up to 63” in diameter and 94” in height with tolerances to ±.001”.

At Milacron, we specialize in providing high quality, contract manufacturing services for lot sizes of approximately 5 to 20 pieces. Our commitment to quality is personified by a full time quality assurance staff, which tirelessly performs inspections, and qualifications, maintaining our stringent quality standards. These capabilities have made us a favored manufacturer for the heavy machinery, plastics machinery, oil & gas, and wind power industries.

For more information about our vertical turning capabilities, please see the table below.

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PRECISION CNC TURNING SERVICES OVERVIEW

Processes (General Capabilities) Turning
Machinery Axis 3
4
Live Tooling
Equipment Capabilities Vertical Turret Lathe (VTL)
Materials (Primary)
Ductile Iron
Gray Iron
Low-Alloy Steel
Carbon Steel
Materials (Secondary)
Aluminum
Brass
Bronze Alloys
Copper
Stainless Steel
Turning Diameter Up to 63 in.
Turning Height Up to 94 in.
Turning Swing Up to 78 in.
Part Weight Up to 40,000 lbs.
Tolerance
Tighter tolerances available with grinding.
± .001 in.
Additional Capabilities
Project Management
Manufacturability Consulting
Assembly
Painting
Packaging
Shipping
Assembly
Sub-Assembly
Mechanical
Hydraulic
Electrical
Final
Quality Assurance Full Time
Inspection Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM)
In-Line
Final
Testing
Non Destructive Testing (NDT)
411 ASTM E 1417 (Penetrant Inspection)
AA Penetrant
AL Eddy Current
AF Ultrasonic
AB Magnetic Particle
MT Magnetic Particle
PT Penetrant
Certified Welding (AWS D1.1 & 1.3)
Documentation First Article
Artifacts
Production Volume 5 to 20 pieces per lot

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Industries Served
Wind Power
Oil and Gas
Heavy Machinery
Plastics Machinery and Components
Railroad
Mining
Construction / Off-Highway
Defense / Military
Intended Applications
Gearboxes
Gearbox Carriers
Frames
Enclosures / Cabinets
Compressors
Pump Housings
Centrifuges
Valve Choke Bodies
Shutoff Valves
Platens
Presses
Shafts
Barrels
Rams
Strain Rods (Tie Bars)
Rings
Printing Press Components
Large Part Cells
Industry Standards Met
ISO 9001:2008 Certified
ISO 14001:2004 Certified
UL Registered
American Petroleum Institute (API)
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
American Welding Society (AWS)
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
Efficiency Flexible Manufacturing System
File Formats Accepted
Adobe PDF
AutoCAD (DWG, DWZ)
Pro/Engineer (DRW, PRT, XPR)
Drawing Exchange Format (DXF)
Initial Graphics Exchange Specification (IGES)
Standard for the Exchange of Product Model Data (STEP)
Images (BMP, GIF, JPG, TIFF)