GTMA’s Supplier Directory provides companies that offer Shims as Pressed Components.
Shim’s take a variety of form’s as a thin strip of material which is used to align parts, make them fit together, and/ or reduce wear (commonly known as a washer).
Shims (washers) have various applications include being used within brakes, clutches, compressors, gear boxes, pumps, valves and many more. The use of Shims is vital in many functions to ensure that parts work together/ do not breakdown as a result of usage within the product they feature. Shims are most commonly used industries such as Aerospace, Automotive and Construction.
Shim manufacture requires highly skilled jig and tool engineers that can be found within GTMA’s Supplier Directory below:
In November 2009 the Government launched the UK Composites Strategy. This highlights the importance of composites to the future of UK manufacturing and the Government’s plans for ensuring that the UK has the means to succeed in intensely competitive global markets. A key part of this strategy is the establishment of the National Composites Centre (NCC), […]
Established in 1947, we’re a privately owned company supplying metal components and assemblies to the automotive, defence and aerospace industries. Based in Coventry, we occupy five sites with a total floor space of c.85,000 square feet, utilising state-of-the-art equipment and production methods. We’re fully accredited with certifications in IATF 16949:2016, ISO 9001:2015 and EN ISO 14001:2015. We’re proud of […]
Hockley Pattern & Tool Co Ltd has grown from a background of Automotive Patterns and Tooling into one of the leading Aerospace Toolmakers in the Country. We have had over twenty years experience with Cad Cam Technology and have invested in state of the art CAD systems and machinery. We currently run Catia v4, Catia […]
Over the past thirty years, Crossen Engineering has grown to become a leading manufacturer of custom-made parts in metals and polymers. In that time we have built technical competencies in materials, processes and customer service. From our Newtownards base, in Co.Down N. Ireland we service a varied portfolio of clients across multiple industry sectors including […]
Irish Pressings Ltd was formed in 2005 by brothers Declan and Brendan Ward. Irish Pressings is a market leader in the design and manufacture of tooling, pressed/stamped metal components, welded assemblies, projection welding, machining and prototyping. We are committed to meeting and exceeding customer expectations in the supply of high-quality reliable products, at competitive prices, […]
Experts in bespoke, low 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 ensuring on-time […]
JEB prides itself in providing innovative solutions in the Manufacture and Assembly of a diverse range of products across many industries. As a single source manufacturer, with extensive industrial experience, we will work with you to provide a manufacturing solution for both new and existing products. JEB have many years of tool and jig design […]