Tooling & Machining

Merit Tool produces custom tooling and parts for a wide variety of industries. Emphasis is placed on precision machining of critical components for customer applications and equipment. Each of Merit Tool’s Customers has specific needs.

Merit Tool uses all means available to adapt its resources to meet its Customers’ needs. As a classic job shop, Merit Tool typically utilizes a manufacturing process structure where small batches of a variety of custom products can be efficiently made. Most of the products produced require a unique set-up and sequencing of processing steps.

Merit excels at low volume precision part production, utilizing CNC milling and turning equipment, and precision grinding.

Typical parts include:

  • precision spindles and shafts
  • bearing housings
  • drive flanges and drive adaptors
  • nozzles
  • pulleys
  • pump details
  • seal holders
  • pistons
  • mounting plates
  • bushings
  • locators, feed tubes
  • gripper jaws/pads
  • and many more types of parts

Specialized tooling examples include:

  • tool holders
  • collets
  • special hand tools
  • rest pins
  • locator blocks
  • die tooling (including punch & die sets, punch holders, stripper plates, etc.)
  • die cast tooling (including sprues, spreaders, guide posts, etc.)
  • and a multitude of various other tooling

Merit Tool also produces a wide range of gauging, from simple go-no go, true position, and location gages, as well as more complex gauging systems that include electronic measurement.

Additional services we offer include:

  • Heat Treat
  • Anodizing
  • Black Oxide
  • Plating
  • Welding
  • 3D CAD Design

OEM Machining
Most manufacturers that sell a product recognize the benefits of using outside suppliers for many of their product components. In most cases, successful manufacturers are focused on assembling, marketing and distributing their products for sale. In other words, do what you do best!

Let us show you how Merit Tool & Mfg can be your source for a profitable parts procuring system. We are experienced with machining individual components or producing complete assemblies.

Material Handling & Special Assembly Tooling
If you produce a product, then improvements for material handling and special assembly operations are a major factor in being competitive. Merit Tool & Mfg’s experience in this area includes; pallet lift and rotate units, assembly pallets, reject pallets, conveyor cushion stops, part trays, assembly presses, and various other material handling and assembly tooling.

Please contact us to request a quote or to get more information about what Merit Tool can do for you.