capabilities

End-to-End Manufacturing services from raw materials to final inspection

A business is only as strong as what it can provide its customers. At Lowrance Machine, we take great pride in our service offerings and capabilities. We're dedicated to making your experience as seamless as possible from start to finish.

CNC & Manual Machining

CNC & MANUAL MACHINING

Our Lathe and Mill operations are the backbone of our company and accomplished by our well-trained and experienced machinists. We are able to provide our customers with a complete and cost-effective supply solution.  CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machines are used to manufacture parts by utilizing computers to precisely machine material into desired forms.  Tasks like repairs or single part manufacturing can sometimes be done faster on a manual machine.  

We have a wide assortment of CNC and Manual machines designed for long-term accuracy and superior surface finishes, bore sizes and lengths.  Visit our Equipment Page to see our size capabilities.

Custom Molds

CUSTOM MOLDS (RUBBER & PLASTIC)

Lowrance Machine has been providing resources in the engineering, reverse engineering and machining of molds since 1964. We specialize in: Rubber Molds (Compression, Transfer, Injection), Mold Engineering, Reverse Part Engineering, Open Pour Molds, Mold Repair, Mold Inserts, Plastic Molds (Injection).

We build molds for engineered elastomeric shapes, custom plastic shapes, and custom seals  -  including S-Seals, T-Seals, D-Rings, O-Rings, Rod Seals, Piston Seals, Wipers, Hammer Unions, Energizer Seals, Front/Rear Seals, Top Seals, BOP Seals and many more.

Engineered Components

ENGINEERED COMPONENTS

Our team understands that providing quality components results in measurable benefits to our customers’ bottom line. We utilize the newest software packages for control and automation of our processes, all the while being continuously monitored by our experienced professionals. 

Common components include: Custom Flanges with Inlayed Ring Grooves, RTJ Seal Rings, Spacer Spools, Piston Rods, End Rings, Top Seats, Cylinder Liners, Retracting Pistons/Cylinders, Bearing Housings, Bushings, Shaft Seals and many other engineered products.

Non-Standard Special Fasteners

NON-STANDARD SPECIAL FASTENERS

We can manufacture Non-Standard Special Fasteners to your drawings and specifications. No drawing, no problem! Send us a sample part and we will reverse manufacture the sample provided.

Specializing in Non-Standard: Bonnet Bolts, Single and Double-Ended Studs, All-Thread Studs,  Nuts, Heavy Hex Bolts, Socket Head Screws, Engineered Specialty Items.

Industrial Repair

INDUSTRIAL REPAIR

Our Team has the knowledge base that comes not only from training but decades of experience working on virtually every type of industrial repair. Our can-do attitude will ensure that you are back up sooner and running more reliably. 

Common repairs include:  shaft repairs, thread repairs, broken bolt removal, and large/small part rebuilds. 

Quality Management & Dimensional Inspection

QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Lowrance Machine recognizes that having a Quality Management System is required to meet our customers demanding needs. We are ISO 9001-2008 certified. Our success is measured by performance, evaluation, review, and a Kaizen Program of Continuous Improvement. Additionally, we use a Calibration Tracking Software.

Other Capabilities

OTHER CAPABILITIES

Lowrance Machine also offers the following services/capabilities:

  • EDM (Sinker)
  • High Speed CNC Electrode Machining
  • Press Rebuilds: Slab side, Post, and Transfer
  • Hardness Testing (HBW, HRC, HRB)
  • Non-Destructive Thickness Measurements
  • Engraving
  • Drilling and Tapping
  • Sawing
  • Welding (Tig and Mig)
 
Value Added Services

VALUE ADDED SERVICES

Lowrance Machine manages a large variety of sub tier suppliers that offer the following services: 
 
  • Heat Treating 
  • Nitriding
  • Welding
  • 625 Inlay / Cladding
  • Metallurgical and Mechanical Testing
  • Deep Hole Drilling and Honing
  • Premium Threading
  • EDM (Wire)
  • NDT (Non-Destructive Testing)
  • Coating and Plating (all types)
  • Electropolishing, Passivation and Mechanical Polishing
  • Third Party Inspections (ABS/DNV)     

EXCELLENCE FROM RFQ to DELIVERY

From start to finish, the Lowrance Machine team is accountable for all operations associated with manufacturing your parts, making the entire process seamless, cost effective and worry-free.

  REVIEW

Our team reviews your RFQ or PO to ensure we can meet your needs.

  PLANNING

Lowrance Machine plans processes, documents and product design.

  ASSESSMENT

We assess and control risks potentially affecting product quality and delivery.

  OVERSIGHT

Our team oversees and verifies all third-party products or services.

  MANAGEMENT

Lowrance Machine manages production and servicing.

  DELIVERY

Lowrance Machine delivers products that conform to your specifications.