Make in One Operation

For the last 20 years or so we have prided ourselves with making parts as fast as possible. We found that being able to make parts all in one operation not only saved time, but made for very accurate parts. This only makes us more valuable since we are now serving aerospace and medical customers. We have even taken parts that repeat often and have reprogrammed them to save our customers even more! We recently reduced a part price by over 35% much to our customer's surprise! We believe in … [Read more...]

Two Week Turnaround at Metalmite?!?

Metalmite is known for fast lathe turn-around time!   We have had an influx of lathe work that we are thrilled to turnaround fast. We have been able to help multiple customers with parts that were log jammed at their place and get them through and out in two weeks or less.  We have over 13 CNC lathes that are ready to eat!  Please let us know if you have these kinds of projects where we will only be doing the green turning and can simply help you with your workflow! If you are … [Read more...]

Quick Turns at Metalmite

We are ready to put our lathe department to work for you!  We have 11 CNC lathes and 5 of those have milling capabilities!  Let us know what your urgent needs are and if it is simply turn only we can do some "quick turn-a-round" options for you.  Some of our customers use us as an extension of their own shops to just knock out one or two operations to help their workflow.  Consider us your extension as well.   We use Mori Seiki CNC Lathes with main spindle, programmable sub-spindle, … [Read more...]

Metalmite and DMG Mori in Germany

Metalmite decided to fly across the pond and see what DMG Mori has in store for the future of our industry. We were blown away by the size, speed, and intricacy that the new technology has to offer! Not only is the factory at the base of the German Alps, but the people were excited and proud to show off their latest breakthroughs and future goals. Metalmite will be using this technology to make your parts faster and for less money than ever! Metalmite uses 6 axis lathes and 5 axis mills to … [Read more...]

Metalmite starts out right- New DMG Mori CTX 6 Axis Machine

Metalmite has always invested in technology when it looks like the technology will directly help the customer save money and increase accuracy!  Our brand new DMG Mori CTX Beta 800 6 axis machining center will do just that!  You will see from the picture and video link below that this machine will bring Metalmite and you to a whole new level of Good, Fast, and economical! Metalmite uses 6 axis lathes and 5 axis mills to stay current with technology. We are a … [Read more...]

Metalmite- Steady as it goes- CNC Lathes

Steady Rest Metalmite purchased 4 new lathes in the last couple years with multiple programmable steady rests to make sure we had you covered.  People have asked why we wanted the programmable steady rests when we had half a dozen manual ones already. The answer is to save the customer more money!  By letting the machine do the work we are able to multitask and get more done in less time. Metalmite uses 6 axis lathes and 5 axis mills to stay current with technology. We are a … [Read more...]

A Larger CNC Lathe on Metalmite’s Floor!

As a CNC Machine shop we were very hesitant to change from our main staple brand, Mori Seiki, to buy this new lathe. However, after seeing a demo in Chicago and finding out that this Samsung machine is built on the Mori Seiki SL series bed, we decided to try it out. Having a 15 inch chuck, a 4.625 through bore, 60 inches between centers, a programmable steady rest and tailstock, the only thing that made this machine better was the fact that they included live tools with it! That's right, we can … [Read more...]