Services & Capabilities

S&W Metal Fabrication Services & Capabilities

Using state of the art equipment in our 65,000 square foot facility, we laser cut, saw, shear, punch, roll, weld, machine and assemble carbon steel, stainless steel, and aluminum into quality custom commercial and industrial products. We have established, ISO 9001:2015 quality-controlled management systems to provide you with precision-made, custom parts and fabrications.

S&W Metal’s fabrication services are driven by an experienced and skilled team of craftsmen who never compromise. We work to get your job done right the first time, on time, and to specification. 

From engineering and manufacturability optimization to fabrication, assembly, marking, and packing – we do it all.  Our precision manufacturing services and capabilities include: 

Cutting

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Laser cutting
  • Up to 72” x 144” (6’ x 12’) sheet size
  • Max Thickness:  
    • Carbon 1”
    • Stainless ¾”
    • Aluminum ½” 
  • Rotary 4th axis (tube cutting)
  • Prototype & high volume production capabilities
  • Tolerance:  +/- .005”
Sawing
  • Flats, rounds, angles, channel and tubing up to 16”
  • Carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminum
  • Straight and miter cutting, prototype to high volume production 
  • Tolerance:  +/- 1/32” 
Shearing
  • Up to 120” (10’) cuts
  • Max Thickness: 
    • Carbon 1/4”
    • Stainless 7 ga
    • Aluminum 1/4” 
  • Tolerance:  +/- 1/16” 
S&W Network Services
  • High-definition plasma cutting: up to 4” thick
  • Water jet cutting

Custom Fabrications

welding
Welding
  • MIG, TIG, Flux Core, Stick, Spot and Robotic Welding
  • Certified Welders:  
    • AWS Codes: D1.1,  D1.2,  D1.3,  D1.6
    • ASME Section IX
  • Carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminum
  • Prototype & high volume production capabilities
CNC Forming
  • Up to 200 tons, 12’ bed length
  • Prototype & high volume production capabilities
Turret Punching
  • 4’ x 8’ work area, 33 ton capacity, holes up to 3” dia
  • Max Thickness: 
    • Carbon 7 ga
    • Stainless 10 ga
    • Aluminum 1/8” 
  • Tolerance:   +/- 1/32” (positioning)   +/-.007” (diameter) 
Press & Ironworker Punching
  • Up to 350 tons
  • Max Thickness:
    • Carbon ¾”
    • Stainless 3/8”
    • Aluminum ½”
Plate Rolling
  • Maximum 7 ga thickness, 8” diameter
Misc. Support Services
  • Pemserting
  • Drill/tapping
  • Pipe Bending
  • Stud Welding
  • Pipe threading
  • Grinding

Machining

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Milling
  • Manual, CNC and 4th axis milling capability
  • Drilling and tapping
  • Tolerance:   +/-.005” 
Turning
  • Manual and CNC lathe capability
  • Tolerance:   +/-.005” (dia)
S&W Network Services
  • 5-axis and large part machining
  • Swiss turn, screw machine & multi-axis live tool mill/turn capabilities

Coatings & Surface Treatments

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Coatings
  • Powder coating up to 24’ in length
  • Wet paint
  • Anti-wear (plastic / nylon) coatings
  • Screen printing
Surface Treatments
  • Galvanizing (hot dip & centrifugal)
  • Passivation
  • Chromate & Zinc plating
  • Anodizing
  • Need a surface treatment not listed? Just ask!
Blasting
  • Steel, stainless, aluminum
  • Glass bead blasting

Value Added: Assembly, Marking & Packaging

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Mechanical Assembly
  • Simple to complex, prototype to production!
  • Top level and sub-assemblies
  • Pemserting
  • Check out the “Our Work” section for examples of S&W’s assembly capabilities!
Part Marking
  • Laser engraving, ink stamping, mechanical stamping and labeling services
  • Welder and serialization stamping available
Packaging & Shipping
  • Dock, ramp/ground and indoor loading services
  • Full service crating and woodshop
  • Hardware kitting
  • S&W company trucks

Engineering

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  • Reverse engineering, drawing packages, manufacturability consulting
  • Fully ISO 9001:2015 compliant
  • SolidWorks and AutoCad software

Start your next project with us

At S&W we aim to please. If your application requires any services not specifically listed, please contact us for further information. After more than 75 years in business we’ve likely done it!