Here at Protoshape we offer a range of services including CNC machining, toolmaking and CNC routing.
CNC MACHINING - Protoshape use the latest CNC machining centres from Haas and 3D CAD/CAM technology from Delcam to precisely manufacture engineering components. We specialise in the manufacture of prototypes and small batch production. We are experts in the CNC machining of components in all from plastics to exotic metals and for varied applications from medical devices to F1 motorsport.
TOOLMAKING - Protoshape are experts in the design and manufacture of plastic injection mould tools. We manufacture moulds in P20 tool steel and tooling grade aluminium. Mould tools can be precision CNC milled on our Haas machining centres or spark eroded on our Charmilles EDM machines. We have excellent links with local design houses and plastic moulders and can provide a complete plastic moulding service from design to prototype, tooling and production.
CNC ROUTING - Our flatbed CNC router with 6 station auto tool changer has a machining envelope of 3 metres x 1.5 metres, enabling us to accurately machine large parts or nest multiple smaller parts in all non ferrous, plastic and composite materials.
SMALL BATCH PRODUCTION - using our CNC machining centres, we can offer a quick turnaround on small to medium batch production manufacturing.
CUSTOM ONE OFFS - We offer a tailored service to customers who need a bespoke one off - this can range from a bespoke brass fitting to a custom aluminium component.