Machined Components

Vertex is an experienced machinist from castings and solid billet.  We have a range of machine tools at our factory in Birmingham, capable of 3, 4 and 5-axis machining. Alongside our MAZAK Variaxis i600 5-axis and Nexus 510C-II vertical machining centres, a range of universal machining centres, jig borers, surface grinders and bed mills complement our machine shop capability.

We can machine in most materials, from aluminium to hard steels, and specialist metals such as NiAlBronze and gunmetals.

We also offer Spark Erosion on our Agie Charmilles EDM machine, contact us today with your requirements.

3, 4 & 5-axis Prismatic Components

Machining of cast light alloy, bronzes, iron, steel and exotics in prototype and low volume using a range of machine tools including: Mazak i600 Variaxis, Mazak VCN510-2, Mikron machining centre, Correa A10 bed mill and a SIP Genevoise HY8 Jig Borer machine. Machining capacity up to 1500mm x 1500mm.

Machining from Solid

Machining from solid aluminium, bronzes, steel and exotics in one-off and small batch volumes. Maximum capacity up to 1300x630x630mm supported by 3 seats of Vero Visicam V21 working directly with Parasolid, IGES and STEP files, DNC linked to machines.

Quality Assurance

Operating a BSI approved Quality Management System, we also have a Mitutoyo Crysta Apex C CMM in a temperature controlled room. Equipped with probe changer, MCOSMOS software and Renishaw probing including scanning, with a capacity of 1000x1000mm.

EDM – spark erosion

Vertex can provide EDM services using our Agie Charmilles Roboform 50.  With a 6 station toolchanger, 3R spindle and C-Axis, it has maximum strokes of 600mm x 400mm x 450mm with a maximum part weight of 1600kg.