Capabilities


American Swiss specializes in custom, precision-turned screw machine parts, delivering everything from
simple pins to complex multi-operation CNC parts.

Machines Utilized

Coil Fed (Escomatics) – High Speed Machining
  • Max diam. Ø 6.5 MM
Swiss Automatics:
  • Max Ø 16 MM
  • Polygon attachments available (complex geometry/crown tips)
CNC:
  • Max Ø 32 MM
  • Thread whirling
Multi-Spindle:
  • Max Ø 32 MM
Index:
  • Max Ø 60 MM
Tightest Tolerance:
  • +/- .0001" (100 millionths)
  • Surface Finishes: down to 4-8μi (microinches)

Inspection Equipment

The heart of our quality lab is our two OPG Smartscope Inspection Systems:
  • Smartscope ZIP200
  • Smartscope FLASH200
We also utilize the following:
  • Fisherscope X-ray XUL
  • Brown and Sharp Dial Calipers
  • Mitutoyo Digital Calipers
  • Mitutoyo Digital Micrometers
  • Mitutoyo Hand Held Surface Finish Tester
  • Gauging (Threads, Holes, as required)

Operations

  • Turning
  • Knurling
  • Milling
  • Grinding
  • Threading
  • Thread Whirling
  • Crimping
  • Drilling
  • Broaching
  • Hobbing
  • Slotting

Secondary and Finishing Operations

  • Annealing
  • Anodizing
  • Broaching
  • Coatings
  • Crimping
  • Drilling
  • Grinding
  • Heat treat
  • Hobbing
  • Laser etching
  • Milling
  • Passivation
  • Plating
  • Polishing
  • Threading
  • Zone Annealing

Materials

  • Aluminum
  • Beryllium Copper
  • Carbon Steel
  • Copper Alloys, Brass, Bronze, Tellurium Copper
  • Phosphor Bronze
  • Plastics
  • High temperature plastics: Ultem, Torlon
  • Surgical Stainless Steel
  • Titanium
  • Exotic Alloys
  • Bearing Steels (440C)
  • Implant Grade
  • Nickel Silver
  • Arcap

Inventory Management

  • KanBan
  • JIT
  • MRP
  • MRP II
  • VMI
  • Customized Inventory Solutions

Certifications and Compliances

  • ISO 9001:2008 compliant, registered since 1999
  • ITAR (International Traffic in Arms Regulations): compliant with US import/export laws and regulations
  • RoHS Compliance (Restriction of the use of certain Hazardous Substances): Upon Request
  • REACH Compliance (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals): Upon Request

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