Broaching is used to make drilled holes finer. It also common to use it to create internal profiles, usually on shafts. The tool used for this process is called a broach and can normally be fitted to many types of machine tools.
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Splining work is to be carried out on a selection of free-issue shafts. The company behind this enquiry outsource a sizeable £250,000 worth of machining work every year. They are looking for the assistance of a company that can assist with initial samples, followed by larger production quantities once the testing phase is complete. The shafts themselves will be utilised within a nuclear environment.
- Posted: 20 Nov 2017 Due: 30 Nov 2017
Quotes are currently required for the attached locking bush, on behalf of a company that spends over £8million annually on subcontract engineering processes. They are looking for a new supplier to undertake production of this part multiple times a year and are interested in hearing from those that would like to be considered for the opportunity. This project incorporates both splining and turning processes, with batches of 50 to 100 off ordered at a time.
- Posted: 13 Nov 2017 Due: 20 Nov 2017
The attached insert is destined for end use within a pump mechanism for the food & beverage industry and the client requires quotes for it to be manufactured in large quantities of up to 2500 off. With a £100,000 spend in the subcontract machining sphere, the company behind this enquiry is a moulding manufacturer that is currently looking to increase their supplier base for this component. They will have repeat orders to place with the Qimtek member that they select, meaning that this is an opportunity to win a new long-term customer, as well as the project in question.
- Posted: 10 Nov 2017 Due: 17 Nov 2017
The attached ratchet plate is required for use within the autosports industry, on behalf of a company that spends an impressive £350,000 every year in the subcontract machining realm. They are looking to partner with a supplier who has the necessary approvals, as well as the ongoing capacity available to fulfil repeat orders of the part moving forward. Due to the abundance of work outsourced by this company, there may be scope to build the relationship and diversify into additional requirements.
- Posted: 07 Sep 2017 Due: 14 Sep 2017
Machining of spline hubs and shafts is needed, to be made from a combination of bright mild steel and stainless steel. The buyer behind this enquiry is a manufacturer of food packaging machinery that spends a sizeable £400,000 a year on the services of subcontract machining suppliers. They are keen to speak with Qimtek members that can offer exemplary quality and delivery, as well as having the ongoing capacity available to undertake repeat orders of these parts. Owing to the abundance of machining work outsourced by the client, there is plenty of scope for the successful supplier to build the relationship and diversify into additional projects moving forward.
- Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Due: 15 Sep 2017
Machinists that have the capabilities to produce the attached component are asked to make contact with the client at their earliest opportunity. Specialising in the manufacture of industrial machinery, this company outsources over £50,000 worth of machining work each year. The component in question is to be machined from carbon steel; it is a new design, for which there is no current supplier. The client is keen to identify companies that can undertake its immediate manufacture, as well as any repeat orders moving forward.
- Posted: 16 Jan 2017 Due: 18 Jan 2017
Suppliers with broaching and splining capabilities are asked to provide a quotation for the attached component, to be made from stainless steel. The client - a sheet metal and fabrication company with a £300,000 annual outsourcing spend - is looking for a fast turnaround on 50 off of this part, for end use within the shopfitting industry. Owing to the urgent nature of the project, it may be best suited to those with immediate capacity to fill.
- Posted: 04 Jan 2017 Due: 06 Jan 2017
Bushes are required for use within the construction industry. This buyer, who spends over £30,000 a year on outsourced machining, needs a new supplier for this legacy part. These are to be ordered on a quarterly basis, making it a brilliant opportunity to expand your long-term customer base.
- Posted: 28 Apr 2016 Due: 27 May 2016
This fabrication company are looking for a machining supplier to assist them with the broaching and splining of a stainless steel rail. The company in question spends over £50,000 on outsourced machining per year.
- Posted: 15 Apr 2016 Due: 25 Apr 2016
Precision milling, turning, grinding of components - shafts 1mm to 400mm and complex geometric components from 2mm cube to 600mm cube. All materials. Certified ISO 9001:2008 + Achilles Approved for Rail Industry Supply.
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