MK Chambers Machinery

We house a diverse mix of equipment throughout the near 70,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing space at M.K. Chambers Company. Below, you’ll find a complete list of our machine types, and their capabilities.

Euroturn/Acme Gridleys

  • Multiple machines ranging from 9/16” six-spindle to 1 5/8” eight-spindle
  • Most tooling manufactured in-house
  • Short lead times

Hydromats

  • Up to sixteen machine stations with bar capacities up to:
    • 1 ¾” round
    • 1 ½” hex
    • 1 ¼” square
    • Capable of machining from bar or customer supplied blank 
  • Complete tool monitoring system
    • Ensures highest quality
  • Increased up-time
  • Reduced customer cost

Thread Rollers

  • Large variety of thread types possible
  • Maximum capacity of 3 ½” o.d.
  • Rolled bars shipped in up to 12′ lengths
  • In-feed and through-feed capabilities

CNC Machines

  • Twin-Spindle Lathes
    • ¼” to 2 ½” stock can be bar fed
    • Gantry Loaders
    • High Volume Chucking
    • Bar Feeders (Bar Work)
    • Pick Off Spindles
    • Back working capabilities
    • Twin-Spindle/Twin-Gantry Loader
      • Gantry Loader on each spindle
      • Supports 18-second cycle times
      • High volume capability
  • Lathes
    • Two-Axis and Four-Axis
    • Prototyping
    • High-volume parts
  • Swiss-style Lathes
    • Up to 32 mm bar diameter
    • Live tooling
    • Milling and cross-drilling
    • Less part handling
    • Faster prototyping
  • Vertical Machining Centers
    • 15” x 24” pallet changer
      • Indexing pallet
    • 10 hp spindle
      • Multiple/small part machining
  • Horizontal Machining Centers
    • Tombstone-style pallets
    • 20 hp spindle
      • Inter-cooled
      • High-speed

Cincinnati Centerless Grinder

  • In-feed and through-feed capabilities
  • Airtronics—tangential-feed control
  • Zygo Laser Measurement
  • Precision grinding capabilities

Caterpillar V-12 Diesel Generator

  • 1039 hp engine
  • Produces 775 kVA
  • Enough power to run the entire facility

Gaging Equipment

  • Calibration schedules are maintained through ProGage software system
  • Real time charting with Statistical Process Control (SPC) data collected through a Datalyzer 9000
Machinery
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