Miles-Platts Precision technical mouldings and tool making

Miles-Platts Precision technical mouldings and tool making


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Engineering Department

Miles-Platts has a strong team with many years of various engineering back grounds. These services are extended for you to use on a variety of engineering requirements.

Capabilities

  • Produce graphite sparking patterns, runner systems etc.
  • We can machine, single items & Production Batches.
  • Manufacture, modification & repairs to mould tools.
  • Manufacture, modification & repairs to jigs & fixtures.
  • Manufacture, modification & repairs to hand press tools.
  • Produce Prototypes of single impression mould tools.
  • Repairs to press tools.
  • Laser welding & finishing.
  • Dry Lube Permanent Release, proven to stop sticking in mould tools and reduces cycle times.

Equipment:

  • Partner VM16 Horizontal Machining Centre
  • KRV300 Vertical Milling machine with Proto Trak
  • Beaver Mill 5 Vertical milling Machine
  • Jones & Shipman 540 Surface Grinders x 4
  • Glevum EDM 500 Spark Eroder
  • Rusch HBS 250 Band Saw
  • F.O'Brian Pillar Drill
  • Jones & Shipman 1400L Surface Grinder
  • Sodick AG40L EDM Sparker
  • Sodick AG600L EDM Wire machine
  • Bridgeport GX710 DT Vertical CNC Machining Centre

OVER 40 YEARS OF PRECISION TECHNICAL MOULDING THROUGH IN-HOUSE TOOL MAKING

Quality Department

A team with over 40 years experience supporting our manufacturing via the latest inspection equipment & techniques.

Capabilities

  • Sample inspection, supplied with detailed written report
  • Batch SPC Inspection Work
  • Material Testing (Tensile & Compression)
  • Equipment Calibration

Equipment

  • Baty Venture Automated Multi-Sensing CMM
  • Mondo-Opitma CMM
  • Lloyd 2500N LRX Tensile Tester

We offer a fast & reliable service

at fair & reasonable rates.

Where outside contractors are required for specialised services i.e. Hardening, Welding etc,  we use only suppliers approved by Miles Platts.

Usually able to offer a same day quotation service.

 

Contact either :

Mark Franklin +44 (0)116 264 3855 mfranklin@milesplatts.co.uk

John Jolliffe +44 (0)116 264 3859 jjolliffe@milesplatts.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Updated On: 01/09/2014