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Process: Machining, High Precision

Overview

High precision machining is general term for processes in which components with very fine tolerances are manufactured.

Some workshops specialize in high precision components, for example high precision milling and turning. This can be done by using special machines, but sometimes regular machines are used and the component is grinded to acheive great tolerances.

There are workshops which do high precision machining that do small parts, but also workshops that do large components with high precision.

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Machining, High Precision projects for quote

  1. Drawings count: 0

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    This client, a manufacturer of construction and conservation materials, seeks a supplier who is able to offer high precision machining services. Work typically involves the milling of anodised mild steel and stainless steel plates, with minimum tolerances of 0.25mm (1/4mm). Quality is of the utmost importance; suppliers able to meet the tight tolerances and supply the components with a quality polished finish are eagerly sought, in order to form an ongoing relationship.

  2. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    Machinists with the capacity available to produce the attached stainless steel shedding target are asked to make contact with this buyer - a manufacturer that specialises in test and calibration - at their earliest convenience. This design is to be used within an automotive application. Owing to their £40,000 annual spend on bespoke machined components, there may be an opportunity for the successful supplier to manufacture additional components on the client's behalf. There is an immediate order to place with the chosen supplier.

  3. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    This company is looking for a supplier to machine and spline the attached steel gearbox adaptors, to be used within the automotive industry. Quotes are required for complete supply of 1, 5 and 10 off at this time. This is a new design - the client has confirmed they are open to design feedback and alternatives should this be required. An inspection report is also required for the splining aspects of these adaptors. Although this project is currently at quotation stage, once the order is placed, this could also lead to repeatable work going forward.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    This manufacturer, who pioneers the development of autofocus lenses and currently spends approximately £500,000 on outsourced machining each year, would like to hear from suppliers who can assist with the immediate and ongoing production of the attached bushes and grubscrews. This order is to be repeated in higher quantities going forward, as the initial order will need to be tested before full production can commence.

  5. Drawings count: 7

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    This company is looking for a new supplier to make the attached legacy crankshaft design, to be used within the rail industry. Quotes are required for 5 off, either using free-issue cast iron for machining, or complete supply from mild steel. The client is open to whichever manufacturing process is best to make these crankshafts; however, adherence to the tolerances shown is extremely important and a high-quality end product is sought. Please confirm when quoting whether free-issue materials are required, or if quoting for complete supply. Once a suitable supplier is found, this will lead to repeatable work, making this a great opportunity to work with a large global company within the rail industry. IMPORTANT: There is a non-disclosure agreement running with this enquiry. Please print this off, complete ALL sections, sign and date it and return the page to sourcing@qimtek.co.uk or fax 01256 394600. Once received, all drawings and documents will be released to your account.

  6. Drawings count: 6

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    With an annual spend of over £30,000 on subcontract machining, this company seeks a new supplier to manufacture these parts, leading to regular orders of these and similar designs going forward. For this initial enquiry, they are looking for 2 sets of 4 off (8 off in total) high precision machined jaws, and 1 off mount scroll, complete with 176 teeth, which will also suit members with high precision gear cutting capabilities. The client is outsourcing this work as a result of a change in business strategy. Accuracy of tolerances, quality and value of all these parts is critical, and once a new supplier is found, this will lead to regular, repeat orders for these sizes and for different sizes as well, therefore it will make an ideal opportunity for those seeking a new client for a long-term relationship.

  7. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    This client, a manufacturer of composite materials, seeks a supplier to produce a selection of carbon steel and aluminium components. These are tight tolerance components which require high precision machining and spark erosion in accordance with the drawings provided. There is an order to place, which could lead to both ongoing and additional work following this enquiry. IMPORTANT: There is a non-disclosure agreement running with this enquiry. Please print this off, complete ALL sections, sign and date it and return the page to sourcing@qimtek.co.uk or fax 01256 394600. Once received, all drawings and documents will be released to your account.

  8. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    A leading manufacturer of high-performance electromechanical components, who is a new buyer to Qimtek, seeks a new supplier for the attached ceramic bobbin. Quality and reliable delivery are critical considerations for this enquiry and once a relationship is established, there is scope for repeatable and similar work to be awarded going forward. The buyer is quoting for the order themselves - once their tender is successful, there will be an order to place with the chosen supplier.

  9. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    This client is looking for a new supplier to manufacture these concentricity gauges, which have high-precision threading requirements. Quotes are required for 2 off, with repeatable work available. Two sets of drawings have been provided, which have different ways to manufacture the same component. Qimtek members are invited to quote for both drawings, or just one drawing if both cannot be completed due to the complexity of what's required to make these gauges. Accuracy of the threading and delivery are the most important aspects of this enquiry. Please submit your best price and lead times to be considered for this opportunity.

  10. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    This new Qimtek member is looking for 2 to 4 off large mild steel discs to be machined ready for use within the marine industry. This enquiry is currently in the early concept stage, so the design may alter slightly before the order is placed. Heat treatment to 50 Rockwell may also be required, although it is not confirmed at this time. If you are also able to offer the heat treatment process, please quote with and without heat treatment separately. Quality and accuracy of these parts is critical and once a relationship is established, it will also lead to repeatable work for the chosen supplier. Please note that due to the confidentiality surrounding these parts, signed NDAs will be forwarded onto the buyer for approval before drawings can be released. Therefore, there may be a short time delay before drawings are released for this reason.

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