Advanced process engineering lies at the heart of everything we do. Our Application Engineering team can help you reduce cycle time, boost output and tighten tolerances. We know how to make the best use of your existing resources while taking full advantage of existing tooling. Our comprehensive process layout for new and existing parts includes the complete tooling package: cams, feeds, plus speed and cycle time recommendations. With over 60 years of combined machine tool design and expertise our process engineers love to solve your most difficult problems.
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“The best way to gain machine capacity is by reducing your set up times. The Peterson Thirftform package has allowed us to gain over 100 hours of valuable machine capacity on one of our screw machines…”Industry - Fittings Machine - #51 New Britain
“Changing to Peterson inserts and the ThriftForm attachments has dramatically improved our part finish and tolerance.”Industry - Automotive Machine - Single Spindle
“We are very happy with Peterson Tool’s ThriftShave attachment and tooling. The shave has allowed us to run 3 consecutive 8 hour shifts with no adjustments.”Industry - Industrial Machine - Davenport
“…Peterson helped us reduce a 6.5 hour set up down to 45 minutes and reduce a 2.5 hour set up to 15 minutes. This Stuff Works!!!”Industry - Fittings Machine - #51 New Britain
“The ThriftShave holds an incredible .0003” tolerance on my part diameters. That’s right… .0003” on a Davenport. This thing is awesome!”Industry - Industrial Machine - Davenport
“Switching to the Peterson ThriftChange® Tooling Package reduced our change-over time from 8 hours to 2 hours .”Industry - Manufacturing Machine - Acme
“The quick change system has reduced tool changes from 20 minutes to 5 minutes. So with an improvement in part finish, tolerance, tool life and machine efficiencies, this has been a great investment for us.”Industry - Automotive Machine - Single Spindle
“The Peterson ThriftShave® resulted in a 95% reduction in scrap due to diameter and taper variation and an annualized cost reduction of 23% on the thread tooling. “Industry - Manufacturing Machine - Acme
“For tool design and technical support I recommend Peterson for the most complex/precision of operations.”Industry - Manufacturing Machine - Wickman Screw Machine
“Peterson Tool created a custom tool that allowed us to produce twice the amount of products using our existing equipment. This kept us from spending over $200,000 on new equipment.”Industry - Aerospace