General Engineering Works, Inc.Call:630-543-8000
Email: sales@gewinc.com
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Capabilities
Single Spindle and Multiple Spindle Screw MachiningSwiss TurningCNC TurningPortfoliiosMultiple Spindle Screw Machined 360 Brass Hex Component for the Controls & Instrumentation IndustryCNC Lathe Turned Custom Aluminum Parts for the Industrial Finishing IndustrySwiss CNC Turned Aluminum Component for the Medical IndustrySwiss Lathe Turned Aluminum Roller for the Specialty Transaction Printing IndustryCNC Turned 12L14 Steel Threaded Shaft for the Industrial Brake SectorRegistered Company - ISO 9001:2008
Founding Member of Precision Machined Products Association
A Woman-Owned Small Business
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Swiss Turning

CNC Swiss

When you combine Swiss machining technology with CNC controls you have a Lathe that will hold some of the tightest tolerances around.

Equipped with live tooling, twin spindles, and multi-axis, General Engineering Works Star Swiss CNC machines allow us to drop parts complete; combined with automatic bar feeds we manufacture parts 24/7.

Swiss Lathes

The Swiss Bechler machines are designed for small diameter, close tolerance work. They are especially proficient at holding tolerance on longer parts, as long as 13". These cam-controlled machines can slot, thread roll, knurl, broach, and pick-off parts up to 10MM (.39) in diameter.

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Swiss Lathe and Escomatic Parts
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Swiss Lathe and Escomatic Parts
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Specifications

Processes (General Capabilities) Boring
Deburring
Drilling
Knurling
Milling
Reaming
Turning
Processes (Special Capabilities) Broaching
Deep Hole Drilling
Slotting
Processes (Threading) External Thread Cutting
Internal Thread Cutting
Roll Turning
Tapping
Equipment Capabilities 3-Axis Machining Capabilities
Swiss Screw Machine
CNC Swiss Screw Machine
Escomatic
Automation Capabilities Continuous Machining
High Speed Machining
Tolerance (+/-) 0.0005 in
Precision
Tight Tolerance
Ultra Precision
Swiss Outer Diameter
Min
0.09375 in
Max
0.394 in
CNC Swiss Outer Diameter
Min
0.050 in
Max
0.75 in
Production Volume
Min
50 units
Max
500,000 units

Specialty Production Shop
Low Volume
Small Run
Short Run
Medium Volume
High Volume
Large Run
Long Run
Large Scale Production
Volume Run
Lead Times Available Quoted on job by job basis
Materials (Metals)
Alloy Steels
Aluminum
Brass
Bronze Alloys
Carbon Steel
Copper
Nickel Silver
Stainless Steel
Tellurium Copper
Materials (Plastic Polymers)
ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene)
Acetal
Acrylic
Fiberglass Reinforced Plastics
Nylon
Phenolic
Polyamide-Imide
Polycarbonate
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) Polyetherimide
Polyethylene
Polyphenylene Sulfide
Polypropylene
Polystyrene
Polysulphone
PTFE (PolyTetraFluoroEthylene)
PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride)
PVDF (Polyvinylidene Fluoride)
Teflon®
Intended Applications Connectors
Controls
Fasteners
Fittings
Shafts
Valves
Machine components
Engine components
Turbine components
Hydraulic components
Turbo machinery components
Construction equipment
Shafts
Pins
Threaded rod
Spindles
Sockets
Bushings
Spacers
Standoffs
Sensors
Secondary Services Offered(Some Outsourced)
Light Assembly
Drilling
Deep hole Drilling
Tapping
Threading
Broaching
Counter Sinking
Pressing
Milling
Reaming
Plating
Passivating
Etch and Chromating
Heat Treating
Centerless Grinding
Anodizing
Knurling/Threading
Character Stamping
Roll Stamping
Industry Focus Aerospace
Appliance
Automotive
Electronics
Farm Duty
Fluid Power
HVAC
Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
Housewares
Hobby/Toy
Industrial Brakes
Industrial Controls
Instrumentation
Marine
Medical
Measurement
Military/Mil-Spec
Mining
Paper and Pulp
Sensors
Sport Optics
Spray Technology
Industry Standards ISO 9001:2008
International Organization for Standardization
File Formats AlphaCAM (AMD,ATD)
AutoCAD (DWG,DWZ)
BMP
Bit Mapped Graphics
Catia (CATDrawing,CATPart)
Delcam (DGK, DMT)
DXF
Drawing Interchange Format, or Drawing Exchange Format
GIF
Graphics Interchange Format
IGES
Initial Graphics Exchange Specification, ANSI file format.
Inventor (IDW, IPT)
IronCAD (ICD,ICS)
JPG or JPEG
Joint Photographic Experts Group
MasterCam (MDX, MC8, MC9, SET)
PDES
Product Data Exchange using STEP, Standard for the Exchange of Product Model Data. A standard format for exchanging data between advanced CAD and CAM programs.
PDF
Portable Document Format
Pro-E or Pro/Engineer (DRW,PRT,XPR)
SAT
3D ACIS Model File
SolidEdge (DFT)
SolidWorks (SLDPRT,SLDDRW,SLDDRT)
STEP
Standard for the Exchange of Product Model Data
SurfCam (DSN)
TIFF
Tagged Image File Format
TurboCAD (TCW,TCX)
Unigraphics (PRT)

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