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Equipment and Facilities

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CNC PRODUCTION MILLING
  • 2 OKUMA MA-400HA CNC Horizontal Machining Center: 35hp, 15000rpm, 2362ipm, X22.05" x Y24.02" x Z24.61", 2-Pallet, 60 tools, Renishaw Auto-Gauging, .001 Deg B-Axis res., Auto tool length offset, Tool breakage detection.
  • 1 HAAS VF-4SS CNC Vertical Machining Center: 30hp, 12000rpm, X50" x Y20" x Z25" & A-axis, 24 tools, Auto tool setting, Part Probe
  • 1 HAAS VF-3 CNC Vertical Machining Center: 20hp, 7500rpm, X40" x Y20" x Z25" & A-Axis, 32 tools, and 2-Station Automatic Pallet Changer
  • HAAS VF-2SS CNC Vertical Machining Center: 30hp, 12000rpm, X30" x Y16" x Z20" & A-axis, 24 tools, Auto tool setting, Part Probe
  • 5 HAAS VF-2 CNC Vertical Machining Center: 15hp, X30" x Y16" x Z20" & A-axis, 20 tools

CNC PRODUCTION TURNING
  • 1 OKUMA Impact LU-15M CNC 5-Axis 2-Turret Lathe w/Live tooling: 30hp spindle, 5hp rotary tool drive, X14.17" x Z23.62", 8" Chuck, 20 Tools, 2.1" thru spindle, LNS ECO Load Automatic Bar Feed System
  • 1 OKUMA Impact LU-15 CNC 4-Axis 2-Turret Lathe: 30hp, X14.17" x Z23.62", 8" Chuck, 20 Tools, 2.1" thru spindle, SMW Model 2000 Automatic Bar Feed System
  • 1 OKUMA Crown CNC Lathe: 18hp, X10.63" x Z19.69", max swing 21.65", 8" Chuck, 12 tools, 2.1" thru spindle, LNS Quick-Load Automatic Bar Feed System
  • 1 OKUMA Cadet Big Bore CNC Lathe: 15hp, X9.84" x Z19.69", max swing 15.75", 10" Chuck, 12 tools, 2.5" thru spindle, LNS Quick-Load Automatic Bar Feed System

PROTOTYPE / SHORT-RUN MACHINING
CNC & MANUAL
  • 1 ALLIANT B6EC CNC Bed Mill w/ Anilam MK3300 Control XYZ travel- 22" x 42" x 24"
  • 1 SHARP HMV Vertical Milling Machine: w/ProtoTrak M3 3-axis CNC Control, 54" Table
  • 1 SHARP LMV Vertical Milling Machine: w/ProtoTrak MX3 3-axis CNC Control, 42" Table
  • 1 HAAS TL-3W CNC Tool Room Lathe: 30hp, X15" x Z60", 30" max swing, 18" over cross slide, 3.5" thru spindle
  • 1 HARRISON Alpha Plus 400 CNC Tool Room Lathe: 10hp, X9-5/8" x Z50", 23" max swing, 2-1/8" thru spindle
  • 3 BRIDGEPORT Vertical Milling Machine: ea w/DRO, 30", 42", 48" Tables
  • 1 SHELDON 11" x 22" c-c Lathe
  • 1 SOUTH BEND 10" x 30" c-c Lathe
  • 1 3/4 hp x 15" Drill Press
  • 1 1 hp x 15" Floor Drill Press
  • 4 1/2 hp Bench Drill Press
     
SURFACE GRINDING
  • 1 HARIG Model 618SW 6" x 18" 3-Axis Automatic Surface Grinder

FORMING
  • 1 UNI HYDRO Model 66-24 Ironworker, 66 ton for punching, shearing, forming, pressing
  • 1 PEXTO Model PH452 53-1/2" x 16ga Hydraulic Shear
  • 1 TENNSMITH Model HBU4812 48" x 12ga Finger Brake
  • 1 HOSSFELD  Universal Bender #2
  • 1 LOCKDOWN Tubing Bender max 3/4" Dia x 14ga

CUTTING
  • 1 HYD-MECH Model H-14A Band Saw, 14" x 14" 7.5 hp, Automatic Index
  • 1 KALAMAZOO Model U816 16" Band Saw w/Coolant
  • 1 DOALL Model 2013-20, 20" throat Vertical Band Saw w/blade welder
  • 1 GROB Model 4V-24, 24" throat Vertical Band Saw w/blade welder
  • 1 COMMERCIAL Craftsman 6" Band Saw
  • 1 KALAMAZOO IND. 10" Rotary Chop/Cutoff Saw w/Coolant
  • 1 DELTA Contractor 10" Table Saw
  • 1 DELTA Uni-Saw, 10" Table Saw
  • 1 HYPERTHERM MAX 43 Plasma Cutter

FINISHING
  • 1 C&M TOPLINE MR DEBURR Model 300DB 3 Cubic Foot Rectangular Vibratory Finishing Tank
  • 1 PORTAVIBE Model PTV 2.5C Vibratory Tumble Deburring Machine
  • 1 TRINCO Model 36/BP Sand Blasting Cabinet
  • 1 TIMESAVER Model 948 Surface Finisher
  • 4 Belt Sanders: 1", 4", 6" wet & dry
  • 13 Bench & Pedestal 2-Station Sanding/Deburring/Grinding Units
  • 2 CINCINATTI 1hp Dust Collection unit
  • 1 MICRO AIR Model WC-2500 Wet Dust Collector

WELDING
  • 1 MILLER Synchrowave 350 TIG Welding Machine
  • 2 MILLER Millermatic 250/200 MIG Welding Machine
  • 2 MILLER Spoolmatic 30A MIG Welding Gun System
  • 1 MILLER Thunderbolt Arc Welder
  • 1 AIRCRAFTER Rotary Welding Positioner
  • 1 HARRIS Oxy-Acetylene Gas Welding/Cutting Unit

INSPECTION
  • 1 MITUTOYO Crysta-Plus 504 CNC Coordinate Measuring Machine w/MCOSMOS: X20" Y16" Z16"  Resolution: 0.000004"  Renishaw PH10T motorized head
  • 1 MITUTOYO Surftest SJ-201P Surface roughness tester: Range: -7880uin to 5900 uin

OTHER
  • ECI M1 Business Management ERP Software Ver 8.00 on WinServer 2011
  • MasterCam X7, CAM Software, Mill Level 3, Solids, Lathe
  • SolidWorks 2014 3D CAD Software
  • 1 SULLAIR 1109EV 15HP Variable Speed Rotary Screw Air Compressor
  • 1 QUINCY QT-10 10HP Air Compressor (As backup)
  • 1 ZEKS 75 HSG Refrigerated Air Dryer
  • 1 DAREX Model M5 Drill Sharpener
  • 1 CLARK GCX17E 2875 lb. Capacity Propane Fork Lift Truck

FACILITY
  • Aprox 24,000 square feet, 24' ceiling, 8' x 8' drive-in & 8' x 8' & 10' x 10' loading dock doors

 

All machine tools are fully equipped to suit many special needs.
Our CAD/CAM systems operate directly from compatible files of your part drawings in virtually all formats.


J. R. HIGGINS ASSOCIATES
898 Main Street
Acton, MA 01720

800.338.3349
978.266.1200
978.266.1250 fax
e-mail: sales@jrhiggins.com

We Partner With:

  • Mechanical Engineers and Designers looking for machinability, cost advice, or a source for quick turnaround of fixturing, prototype samples or production runs;
  • Buyers and Purchasing Managers in need of a flexible and dependable machined parts vendor who understands your pain points.

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