Astro Machine Works, in Ephrata, PA, is set to expand their large vertical machining services with this latest investment; the VTech NF Astro’s new Double Column Vertical Machining Center2223-5223/30 Series Double Column Vertical Machining Center. The machine includes a Fanuc 0iMF Control, has a 6,000 RPM Spindle, with capacities of 126 inch (X-Axis), 90.8 inch (Y-Axis) and 40.2 inch (Z-Axis). The standard spindle is powered by a 35 HP Gear Drive, the tool storage capacity is 60 and includes an AC (5 face) 90 degree Head with 1 or 5 degree increments with an automatic head changer with accuracy to + 0.0025 Degrees.
Our CNC Machining services are in high demand. We have milling capabilities up to 118” x 236’’ and Turning up to 40” x 160”. We support varied industries including Aerospace, Medical, Pharmaceutical, Electronic, Food Processing, Energy and Government/Military. We consistently update our capacities by adding machinery, inspection equipment and production space to keep up with demand. Our business is designed with efficient work flow, a safe and comfortable working environment for our valued team members, and plenty of room for additional growth.
We are committed to our customers and we could not continue this growth without the dedication of our manufacturing team. In 2018 we became a 100% ESOP Company , helping to create a work environment that promotes longevity and growth.
Astro Machine Works’ modern manufacturing facilities total approximately 72,000 square feet. In addition to CNC Machining we are known for our Manufacturing of Custom Automated Machinery and Machine Repair & Rebuild capabilities. Our shop has full service Contract Manufacturing capabilities with Fabrication, Welding, Assembly, Finishing and Testing, Wire EDM, and Surface Grinding, In-house Panel Wiring, Parts Replacement including Reverse Engineering. We value the highest quality production standards and are certified to ISO 9001:2015 and AS9100D.