Tag Archives: complex parts

Since publishing our first article on Hard Turning,  J&R Machine Inc. has taken on dozens of other tough hard turning applications. Many are similar to the parts showcased in our original story in regards to materials and hardness. These parts are from a variety of different sectors in manufacturing including: Heavy Equipment, Hydraulics, Mining, Oil […]

Please join J&R Machine Inc. June 7th and 8th at the Design 2 Part Show in Minneapolis, Minnesota! This is J&R’s third trade show for 2017, and we are hoping to break into new markets with OEM’s in the area that make up the diverse high technology sectors in the state and surrounding territory. The show will be […]

Please join J&R Machine Inc. May 10th and 11th at the Design 2 Part Show in Schaumburg, Illinois. This is the biggest show of the year for J&R and Design 2 Part, with close to 300 exhibitors and 2000 attendees for the two day event!  Show will be held at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Wednesday 9:30-4:00 […]

J&R Machine Inc. is kicking off their first of many trade shows this year with the Design 2 Part show in Grapevine,  Texas. Even though we are already doing a significant amount of business in Texas with Oil & Gas,  Petroleum and other Energy related OEM’s,  J&R is always looking to strengthen their customer base in […]

So many exciting new things are happening at J&R Machine Inc. Building Expansion, new equipment along with updates and augmentations. With all these updates come increased capability, better efficiencies and more available machine time to serve our partners! J&R Machine Inc’s. customer base is already very diverse but we are always looking to add solid relationships with companies that […]

Contract manufacturer J&R Machine, Inc. has been named an Honors Program winner in association with Modern Machine Shop magazine’s 2014 Top Shops benchmarking survey. Modern Machine Shop (published by Gardner Business Media, Cincinnati, Ohio) offers this annual survey to enable its readers to compare their operations’ performance and practices against industry leaders. The survey, this year taken by […]

  With the goal of providing customers with the best machined parts possible, J&R Machine is proud to announce it has added a state-of-the-art Carl Zeiss Contura RDS 7-7-6 coordinate measuring machine to its facility. With the new machine, J&R Machine will increase its consistency of reliable measurements. The Zeiss CMM offers innovative scanning technology […]

Are you in the market for manufacturing services? Let’s connect! J&R Machine is excited to be a part of the 2014 Design-2-Part Exhibition Show (D2P) on May 7 and 8 in Schaumburg, Illinois. Serving as the largest contract manufacturing show in the Midwest, D2P is a great opportunity for engineers and product manufacturers to learn […]

J&R looked to the WMEP for assistance in making productivity improvements on the shop floor. The implementation of lean manufacturing principles enabled J&R to consolidate equipment, clearing room for newer technology. These changes allowed for a reduction in direct labor costs from 18 percent to 10 percent, according to Parker Tumanic, vice president of engineering.  […]