CNC Milling Services
Equipped with four sophisticated VMX Hurco CNC milling machines as well as a variety of high speed hydraulic shearing equipment, Shimco has the expertise to manufacture high-quality OEM parts that meet the exacting standards required by high-technology industries, most notably aerospace and defense, but also including electronic, medical, and general industrial. Our experienced technicians have the proven capability to program our 3- and 4-axis equipment to perform a wide variety of milling operations, such as threading, drilling, counterboring, countersinking, and pocketing, as well as profiling, reaming, and tapping.
Able to produce parts measuring up to 42.0" (L) x 20.5" (W) and from .001" to 20.5" high, all to within precise ± .002" tolerances, we can machine metals, such as aluminum, brass, bronze, nickel, titanium, and many types of steel, as well as plastics, such as Delrin®, Mylar®, nylon, PFTE, and other polymers. Our Six Sigma-certified operations are capable of producing from low to mid-volume quantities both cost-effectively and within streamlined timeframes.
Shimco's staff of seasoned professionals is completely committed to producing quality work that meets a wide variety of ISO, ANSI, aerospace industry standards as well as full military specifications.
CNC Machining Capabilities
With more than 25 years experience, Shimco has an established reputation as one of the premier manufacturers of custom shims and washers in North America. We are able to produce all types of shims, including edgebond, laminated, and tapered shims as well as spacers and washers, and we furthermore have the ability to work with a large range of materials, both metal and plastic, including aluminum, many types of steel, titanium, Delrin®, Mylar®, fiberglass, and almost any polymer.
One of our unique capabilities is that we can manufacture shims from as thin as .001" all the way up to any thickness required for your application. We are able to handle many different geometries, including the simpler round, square, rectangular, and elliptical, to the more complex horseshoe, loose leaf, slotted, and tapered types. Many different finishing options are also available, including anodizing, plating, galvanizing, power coating, and painting, to name a few.
Our flexibility and range of sizes, materials, and finishes gives us the ability to manufacture shims for almost any application. For a complete outline of our capabilities please see below, or contact Shimco with the details of your application.