Micro Manufacturing

Think big. Engineer small. From miniature connectors to implantable medical device components, Precipart’s legacy and continued expertise lie in the production of precision miniature parts with features measured in microns.

Precipart has more than 65 years’ experience managing the unique set of challenges that come with the production of miniature parts and micro-scale features. From prototype to high volume production, our engineers have the expertise to customize a solution for even the most geometrically complex components.

Production Methods

  • Machining
  • Molding/pressing
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Stamping

Materials

  • Stainless steels
  • Carbon steels
  • Brass and copper alloys
  • Titanium
  • Precious metals
  • Technical ceramics
  • Specialty alloys

Secondary Operations

  • Deburring: mechanical, chemical, thermal, abrasion, grit blasting, micro bead, slurry
  • CNC laser welding, cutting, etching and marking
  • Honing: vertical and horizontal
  • Grinding: OD, ID, form and centerless, CNC
  • Heat Treating: annealing, controlled atmosphere, tempering, case hardening
  • EDM operations
  • Electro beam and resistance welding
  • Laser marking, part serializing and color identification
  • Assembly operations
  • Bending, cold forming, wire forming
  • Drilling, slotting, threading, tapping, knurling
  • Mechanical assembly and testing

Surface Treatments

  • Polishing, tumbling, electro polishing and electrolyzing, cosmetic finishing, micro-abrasion
  • Plating: precious metals, titanium nitride, nickel (electroless, sulfamate), chrome, black oxide and zinc
  • Anodizing
  • Passivation
  • Aqueous and organic-based cleaning