Precision Machining

Precision Machining2018-12-13T19:06:00+00:00

Exacting, Repeatable, Reliable

Quality, innovation and integrity are what Drake stands for. For over 65 years our business has grown due to our commitment to those values and many global leaders have depended on Drake as their trusted partner as a result. Drake has steadily expanded its precision machining capabilities and continues to invest in innovation to maximize customer value. We’re best known for our expertise with complex components spanning across all types of torque transferring products.

We utilize state of the art precision manufacturing equipment for reliable accuracy and consistency. Our competitive advantage is our knowledgeable staff, paired with state of the art technology, which maintains stability in our multi axis processes and our ability to complete complex parts in one step with little or no operator intervention. We can maximize yield, costs and speed to market. Based on customer demand, we will reconfigure standard equipment to leverage one-piece flow methodology. We have the technology to perform and can deliver complete per print with even the most challenging specifications.

We pride ourselves in our work holding capabilities, which have produced process breakthrough’s and add to the consistency of processes. We utilize cell machining and robotics to eliminate unneeded steps and realize high volume demands

Drake offers a wide range of machining capabilities including:

  • CNC turning, milling, bending, grinding, shaping and hobbing.
  • Spline Rolling
  • Broaching
  • Heat Treat
  • Robotic mig welding
  • Inertia/ Friction welding
  • Cold Forming/Extrusion
  • Leak testing
  • Painting and coating
  • Assembly
  • Swaging
Drake Equipment List

“Management team goes above and beyond, willing to take risks and not afraid to invest in their business.”

Head of Production, Billion Dollar Tier 1 Supplier

“Family owned business, 65 year history, their image about meeting our quality standard at the lowest possible price.”

Tier 1 Auto Supplier Executive

“Automation is an extensive part of what makes Drake competitive.”

OEM Quality Engineer