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Defense Production Highlight: 5-Axis CNC Milling

5-Axis CNC Milling


    Why commit to a precise 5-Axis CNC Milling machine for complex Defense Components?

    No attention to detail can be spared when it comes to Defense CNC Machining.

    P4Swiss / Lindel Engineering is the go-to choice among the many manufacturers who are currently fabricating defense equipment and tools. Our experienced and highly skilled machinists greatly excel in the craft of CNC milling, specifically 5-Axis CNC milling. Our machine shop can efficiently work with various materials that range from stainless steel all the way to titanium.

    CNC Machining For The Defense Industry

    When a Defense Component is machined for the Defense Industry, high precision is necessary throughout the entire manufacturing process.

    A Defense CNC machining project will require the exact and desired specifications to be accurately produced. A manufacturing method that can routinely perform quality and advanced machining is essential, in order to properly fabricate defense components that are high performing.

    A 5-axis CNC mill machine will operate a highly detailed machining procedure continuously. Our CNC machine shop has the ability and expertise to effectively produce a variety of defense projects with 5-axis precision machining. Therefore, the 5-axis CNC milling process is the particular machining technique that exceeds expectations in the defense industry.

    Manufacturing A Hydraulic Gear

    Our manufacturing facility recently had the opportunity to fabricate an intricately designed part for the defense industry.

    This defense project required a manufacturing process that would machine exact specifications, extraordinary detail and significant precision. As a result, 5-axis CNC Milling is the particular machining method that is critical for the accurate completion of this defense machined part. A complex gear component was fabricated, entirely, with one of our 5-axis CNC mill machines. This defense CNC machined component was developed to be utilized for a hydraulic system.

    Hydraulics are vital to the Defense Industry. A hydraulic gear component is extremely crucial to any defense contractor. A defense project cannot begin to fail or even break down. Thus, it is necessary that all defense CNC machined components operate with maximum efficiency and the highest performance.

    What Is A Hydraulic Gear?

    A hydraulic gear is known as a pump and is an integral part of any hydraulic system.

    A hydraulic gear pump will specifically utilize a type of hydraulic fluid, in order to properly operate on an ongoing basis. This defense machined part that our CNC machine shop manufactured will convey energy through the pump, producing a mechanized force or automatic effect of power.

    Hydraulic systems are fabricated to regularly provide reliability. Therefore, it is essential that hydraulic gears are manufactured to be entirely durable, as well. The reasoning behind this is because the gear component is required to effectively adjust the flow of hydraulic fluid that constantly flows through the pump. The ultimate purpose of a gear pump is to successfully extract the fluid, with the ability to accurately adjust the flow of fluid as needed. This means that the intertwining gears will, ultimately, draw the hydraulic fluid through the pump on a continuous basis.

    Highly qualified and advanced CNC machining techniques are necessary, in order to properly fabricate complex defense components.

    Advanced 5-Axis CNC Milling

    Much needed in the defense industry are reliable CNC machined components that are high performing, which leaves no room for an error at all.

    Present-day manufacturing methods have the ability to efficiently fabricate complex, precise and advanced geometries. There are a variety of machining procedures available that offer a high level of repeatability, successfully producing quality, highly detailed defense components.

    A 5-axis CNC mill machine is commonly utilized and is, also, the typical machining technique that is most frequently chosen for complex machined parts in the defense industry. 5-axis CNC milling is a significantly precise manufacturing process that will operate on all five sides of a project simultaneously. For that reason, 5-axis mill machinery can properly fabricate defense projects that could not otherwise be accurately produced.

    P4Swiss / Lindel Engineering offers a distinct advantage, providing a highly detailed manufacturing process. Our machine shop’s advanced capabilities allow our mechanists to effectively manufacture performance-built defense components, with even the most abrasive metals. Our mechanists have the experience and the skills that are necessary, in order to surpass the imperative application requirements frequently correlated with configurations that are multiplex. Therefore, each individual defense project will operate with maximum efficiency.

    5-Axis CNC Mill Machinery:

    1. Improves the Quality
    2. Reduces the Production Time
    3. Cuts Costs in the Production Process

    P4Swiss / Lindel’s 5-Axis CNC Mill Machinery

    Since 1987, our team has fabricated multi-axis CNC milling components for our customers, throughout the southwest of the United States and across the entire nation.

     P4Swiss /Lindel continues to exceed expectations in many industries – such as aerospace, medical, military/defense and optical.

    Our shop routinely produces quality CNC machined parts, utilizing all types of materials with advanced and cutting-edge machinery. Our mechanists can properly machine with titanium, brass, copper, plastics, steel, stainless steel and other exotic alloys.

    If you have a question or would like to submit your own custom CNC or Swiss CNC RFQ, please contact Tony Torrez at, call us at 520.792.3160 or click the “Request A Custom CNC Quote Today” button below.

    We look forward to working with you!