G Middleton Engineering
Our engineering facilities include most of the traditional metalworking processes normally found in small engineering companies plus a couple that are maybe less common.
Bench/pillar drills including an articulated arm machine with a maximum throat of 2ft./60cm. - capable of drilling a 23mm hole in the middle of something 4ft./120cm wide.Larger holes can be bored out.
Auto-reversing tapping attatchments for the above.
Special purpose air operated drilling machines.
Grinders mostly used for our own toolmaking & sharpening requirements. Various vertical & horizontal linishers and band grinders for de-burring and surface finishing - often used for pre-polishing operations.
24 "Flat Lapping Machine - parts to be lapped must fit inside 9.75"(247mm) dia. rings.
Horizontal,Vertical & Turret Milling machines
Various Fly Presses up to no.6A (12#47;305mm deep throat)
6 ton power press.
Slotting attatchment on milling machine
Conventional & Capstan Lathes up to 17"swing x 50" between centres (430mm x 1270mm)
Our welding facilities currently include manual metal arc (MMA) or "stick" welding on steel, Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welding on steel,stainless steel and aluminium and spot welding (up to 22KVA).We have also used one of our spot welders for projection welding "weld nuts" onto steel plate. We do welding/fabrication of new parts and also repairs to old ones. See the samples below. We currently don't do site work or car body repairs.