CAPACITY AND CAPABILITIES FOR SHORTER
LEAD TIMES ON COMPLEX PARTS

Evolving from a history of high volume tooling production, Pivot Precision has built up extensive internal production capabilities and capacity to deliver short lead times on complex, tight tolerance, highly specified parts – down to 0.030 inch feature sizes with 0.0002 inch tolerances. Our unique capabilities include:

• Swiss turning of complex parts
• CNC Lathes and Mills
• Wire EDM machining / sinker
• ID, OD, profile, jig and surface grinding
• Vacuum and nitrogen heat treat furnaces
• Post heat treat hardened tool machining, annealing and surface finishing
• Internal manufacturing of our own tooling and fixtures
• Full inspection and reporting • Microscope inspection stations
• Customer inventory management and Kanban shipping
• Customer tool crib management
• Assembly and testing
• Batch and part traceability
• Kitting and vacuum packaging for direct to production line shipment
• Part marking

EQUIPMENT

CNC Swiss Lathes:
4 – Citizen L-20 with Live Tooling
1 – Citizen L-32 with Live Tooling
1 – Citizen L-12 with Live Tooling
3 – Citizen A-20 with Live Tooling

High production runs on parts from 1.25 Dia. to as small as .060

Turning Centers:
1 – Doosan Puma PMY 250 Main and Sub Spindle Work. Live Tooling on both front and back.
1 – Doosan Lynx 220 LM Main Spindle only with Live Tooling
1 – Hyundai 1800 TTSY Twin Turret. Double turret working on both main or sub spindle together or each turret working individually at the same time on front and back. 20+ live tools.

Lathes:
4 – Hyundai 200 E CNC Lathes. Used mostly for Hard Turning finished parts. Holds tolerances .0002 and up. Great finish – (Micro 4-8 off the machine)
2 – Hardinge Secondary Ops Lathes
2 – Harrison M390 Engine Lathes
1 – Omni Turn Lathe – gang tooling. Fast to program and set up.
Great for low quantity.

Mills:
1 – Hurco VM24 CNC Mill with 4th Axis
2 – Hurco VM110 CNC Mill with 4th Axis
3 – Bridgeport Vertical Mills with Digital Readout

EDMs:
1 – Sodick VZ 500 L Wire EDM with submersible indexes
1 – Sodick VZ 300 L Wire EDM with submersible indexes
1 – Sodick AQ 325L Wire EDM
1 – Sodick A535 Wire EDM
1 – Sodick AD35L Sinker EDM

Finishing/Polish/Deburr:
2 – Micro Polishing Station
1 – Buffing Wheel
1 – Honing Machine
2 – Deburring Station
1 – Low Temp Oven for Cleaning
2 – Tumblers
1 – Mantis Vision Scope
1 – Starrett Video Gauge w/ Probe
2 – Finish profilometer

Grinders:
1 – M x 7 Anca Shape Grinder. Tolerances as tight as .0002. Put any external shape on parts.
4 – I.D. Internal Grinders. Tolerances as tight as .0002. Grind internal diameter.
2 – Moore Jig Grinders – Tolerances as tight as .0002. Vertical grinding internal or external.
1 – Moore CNC Jig Grinder – Tolerances as tight as .0002. Vertical grinding of shapes, radius
1 – Pivot Straight Grinder. Grinding finish goes the same way as a punch in a press. Prevents galling and hang up. 
2 – Chevalier CNC Surface Grinders. Tolerances as tight as .0002. Grinds flats, angles and undercuts
2 – Chevalier CNC Form Grinders. Profile grinding of points, angles and radius. Tolerances as tight as .0002
6 – Cincinnati Centerless Grinders. Tolerances as tight as .0002
2 – Monza Centerless Grinders – Tolerances as tight as .0002
2 – Myford Utility Grinders. Grind undercuts, radius, or angles. Tolerances as tight as .0002
8 – Parker Manual Surface Grinders
4 – Norton Automatic Surface Grinders
1 – Madison 18 x 60 Automatic Surface Grinder

Heat Treat:
1 – GM Vacuum Furnace – Auto
4 – Grieve Furnaces – Draw
1 – Lucifer HS86GT-24 High Heat Manual Furnace
1 – Cryogenic Deep Freeze Pot
1 – Wilson Rockwell 574 Hardness Tester

Surface Treatments
• Electroless nickel plating
• Anodize • Passivate
• Chrome Coating
• Titanium Coatings: TiCN, TiN, TiAlN, AlTiN
• Zinc
• Black Oxide

Inspection:
1 – Fowler Z-Cat Portable CMM
1 – Sylvac Scan 52 Laser Scanner
1 – Starrett Video Gauge with Probe
1 – Starrett Optical Comparator
2 – Laser Micrometers
1 – Mantis Vision Scope
4 – Mahr and Etalon Indicating Micrometers
3 – .0001 Dial Indicators
1 – Rockwell Hardness Tester
2 – Finish Profilometer Instruments are calibrated 2X per ISO standards.

Assembly and Secondary Operations
Assembly
  o Manufacturing and inspection cells customized to customer products
  o CNC Welding • Material Control
  o Heat number certification
  o Material test verification o Material traceability certification
Testing and Inspection
  o First article inspection
  o PPAP
  o 100% inspection
Documentation
  o Production process documentation
  o Customer specific reporting
  o C of C (Certificates of Conformance)
Labeling
  o Bar coding
  o Part marking – electro-etch, laser • Packaging, Inventory Management and Shipping
  o Tool crib and inventory management
  o Specialized packaging and labeling
  o Kitting with vacuum packaging
  o JIT Kanban shipments
  o Multi-location drop shipments
  o International shipments

Certifications
• ISO 9001:2015 Certified
• ITAR Registered
• Compliance with Mil-Spec Standards as required
• Compliance with Medical Device Standards as required

To discuss your project or quote, Contact Pivot Precision
at (716) 625-8000 or Email TechSales@PivotPrecision.com