Equipment

Machine Shop

To meet the increasing demands of our customers, Usher is constantly updating equipment.

In May of 2006, Usher’s moved into its modern 25,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Forest Grove. The new building is climate controlled, has 22 foot ceilings, a covered loading dock and plenty of reserve electrical power.

Equipment:

  • (2) Kitamura HX400 horizontal machining centers with pallet changer and probing
    (X) 26” (Y) 24” (Z) 24”
  • Kitamura Mycenter 3X vertical machining center
    (X) 30” (Y) 18” (Z) 18”
  • Kitamura 2Xif Spark Changer vertical machining center, w/twin pallet
    (X) 20” (Y) 14” (Z) 18”
  • (2) Mori Seiki Duravertical 5100 vertical machining centers, one with a w/5 axis trunion and probing
    (X) 31” (Y) 16” (Z) 20”
  • Mori Seiki SV-503 vertical center machining center
    (X) 40” (Y) 20” (Z) 20”
  • Haas VF2 vertical center machining center
    (X) 30” (Y) 16” (Z) 20”
  • Haas TM-1 tool room mill
    (X) 30” (Y) 12” (Z) 16”
  • Takisawa TA-25 Turning Center
    (Bar Dia.) 2” (Turn Dia.) 10.2” (Chuck) 10”
  • Takisawa TC-20 Turning Center
    (Bar Dia.) 2.5” (Turn Dia.) 9.5” (Chuck) 6”
  • Mori Seiki 2550 MC Turning Center w/live tooling
    (Bar Dia.) 3.0” (Turn Dia.) 13.3” (Between Centers) 16.7”
  • Mori Seiki NLX 2500 MC Turn/Mill Center w/counter spindle and Y axis
    (Bar Dia.) 3.1” (Turn Dia.) 18.1” (Machining Length) 28.6”
  • (3) Mitsubishi C02 lasers (all materials)
  • Amada RG50 Press Brake
  • 300 Ton Hydroforming Press Brake
  • 150 Ton Hydroforming Scissor Brake
  • (3) manual vertical milling machines
  • Manual Lathe
  • Surface grinder
  • Tool Grinder

  • Quality Assurance:

    • Brown & Sharpe Micro Excell W/PCDMIS
    • Brown & Sharpe Global Advantage 575 W/PCDMIS
    • Brown & Sharpe digital height gage; Mitutoyo height gage
    • 3’ X 4’ Class AA surface plate; numerous shop grade surface plates
    • 14” Optical Comparator
    • Microscopes
  • Numerous sets of Deltronics TP25 gage pins
  • Starrett Bench Micrometer with Mahr Federal gaging amplifier; readings to .00002″
  • Federal air gaging and numerous air probes
  • Various micrometers of all types including, thread, OD, ID, Snap, groove, etc.

  • Software:

    • E2 shop planning software
    • PaperPort document management software
    • Solid Works
    • Master Cam
    • PCDMIS CMM software
    • Discuss 3D inspection software
    • Gagepack calibration software

    welding:

    • Miller 330 ST Tig welder w/water cooled handle
    • Miller Dynasty 300 welder
    • Miller Dynasty 200 welder
    • 30 kva spot welder
    • 6″ Miller rotary table


    miscellaneous:

    • Amada HA-250W high tolerance production saw
    • Bandsaws, abrasive saws
    • Rotary parts blasters, tumble deburring, parts dryers, sanders, bead blast cabinet
    • (2) 3 ton overhead cranes
    • Dodge delivery truck
    • (2) Sullair rotary screw compressors with dyers