Both jigs and fixtures are used in manufacturing. If you want to produce interchangeable parts, you will need to use a jig, fixture, or both depending on the operation. Human error is vastly limited, so components can be machined quickly with high levels of accuracy, which reduces costs. Jigs are a type of fixture that guides and supports a tool, whereas a fixture is used to secure a workpiece to be worked on.
Central Scanning Ltd was formed in 2006, when Director Nick Godfrey spotted a gap in the market for a UK company that provided 3D Scanning. From tooth-sized objects to complete cars and more, Central Scanning Ltd now provides 3D Scanning for reverse engineering and/or inspection. We also offer a comprehensive 3D Printing service, creating working […]
Ricardo is a long-established, global engineering, environmental and strategic consultancy, offering a unique combination of capabilities. Our work extends across a range of market sectors – including passenger cars, commercial vehicles, rail, defence, motorsport, energy and environment – and we are proud to possess a client list that includes transport operators, manufacturers, energy companies, financial […]
We’re Verus. For over a decade, Verus Metrology Partners’ commitment to providing full turnkey metrology fixture solutions, have been evolving the way our clients conduct their measurement processes. We specialise in the measurement of complex plastic component geometries, utilising our world-leading bespoke metrology fixtures, along with our expert in-house measurement capabilities, we ensure our […]
Morson Projects are a reputable multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy with over 40 years’ experience across the UK and overseas.Their highly qualified engineering teams deliver capability and experience across numerous engineering disciplines, enabling the provision of complete end-to-end project management, design and delivery services to their valued long-term client partnerships. Morson Projects operate across six key sectors: […]
From design and prototype development, Toolcast ensure that the manufacture of plastic injection and high pressure die cast mould tools is a straightforward process. Toolcast strives to continuously improve products & services to meet or exceed customer expectation. We build quality products that are competitively priced and delivered on time. Toolcast generate product design solutions that meet […]
Scott Tools are a progressive, forward thinking mould tool design and manufacturing company operating out of a modern, well-equipped industrial unit in the south of England. Using the latest product and tool design software packages on powerful computer systems, linked to a range of modern high-speed CNC and EDM machine tools, Scott Tools are able […]
Experts in bespoke, low and medium volume manufacturing of assemblies, prototypes and panels, Premier Group offers a full ‘turn key’ manufacturing capability – from design, development and prototyping to manufacturing, logistics and aftermarket support. Its clients benefit from the very latest in CAD design, CAE virtual development and CAM manufacturing – significantly reducing lead-times and […]