The aerospace industry has become one of Microphoto’s largest customers. We produce experimental, prototype and low volume production parts to virtually all the major aircraft manufacturers and, many of their suppliers. Engine components, seals, brackets, shims, shim packs, weld fillers, navigation electronic components, communications electronics, hydraulic pump retainers, wave washers, shaft seals, etc.
From the nose of an aircraft to the tail, from production to new parts prototyping, companies such as Lockheed, NASA, Boeing, Bendix Aerospace, Airbus Industries, Eaton Aerospace. Many of their suppliers depend on Microphoto as their source to solve manufacturing problems to produce on time high quality metal parts.
Applications for our aerospace chemical etching include:
- Hydraulic Pump shaft seal retainers and shims
- Landing gear assembly shims
- Fuel/Fluid/Air systems screens/filters
- Instrument cluster pointers
- Weld filler strips and spacers
- EMI/EFI shielding
- Electronics systems terminals/contacts/covers/heat sinks/lead frames Equipment Nameplates
- Flight control systems
- Engine “stuff”
- Navigation systems
- Communications systems
Microphoto services virtually every industry with a need for metal components. We have produced and shipped parts to nearly every continent on earth. From Foundries to Surgical labs, Air-bag sensors to Munitions, Satellites to Mining equipment, the need for our services is endless.
Whether it is a simple washer, intricate lead frame, formed flat spring, metal model parts (cars, boats, trains) architectural models, or an electrical contact, we can most likely produce your part if it made from sheet, strip or plate stock.