G. Carter & Son (Thornton) 2007 Ltd.
Brookside, Red Marsh Industrial Estate
Thornton-Cleveleys
Lancashire, FY5 4EZ

Capacity List

In addition to our extensive range of listed equipment we also have the facilities to provide the following:

Honing, Grinding, Welding facilities, Hydraulic Press, Cutting Saws, Pressure Testing, Sand blasting, In-house assembly, destructive and non-destructive testing.

We can also provide sub-contract facilities for heat treatment, stress relieving, balancing, anodising and various plating specifications.

Centre Lathes

Eight Machines with DRO

Up to Ø1000mm x 5000mm Long between Centres
Up to Ø1500mm x 500mm Long (In Gap)

C.N.C. Binns and Berry

Ø710mm x 3000mm

C.N.C. Gildemeister Lathe

Ø400mm x 2000mm

C.N.C. Broadbent Lathe

Ø1000mm x 5000mm between centres

CNC Gildemeister Boring Machine

450mm x 3000mm



Millers

Eight Machines fitted with DRO

Up to 6200mm x 1050mm x 1670mm

Boko WF3/12-K CNC

1800mm x 1200mm x 900mm

Boko WF2/10 with Heidenhein CNC 4 axis

1500mm x 1000mm x 720mm

Boko Hydro Miller CNC

550mm x 1000mm x 500mm

Boko F30 CNC 4 axis

1800mm x 1200mm x 1350mm

Butler Elgamill CNC

4300mm x 928mm x 1130mm

Butler Elgamill Manual

4300mm x 928mm x 1130mm

Butler Elgamill Hi-Power CNC

6200mm x 1050mm x 1670mm

Mitsubishi V700 CNC

650mm x 1250mm x 700mm




Deep Hole Drilling

Radial Drilling

Four Machines

Offset & Centre Holes

Minimum 6mm Diameter
Maximum 125mm Diameter

Maximum Depth – 7 Meters

Three Machines

Up to 2400mm x 90mm Diameter

Pillar Drilling - No. 3MT




Borers

 

Horizontal Borer

Five Machines with CNC Capacity

Up to 1600mm cubes
Max. Weight 5 tonnes

Vertical Borer

Two Machines fitted with DRO

Up to 3100mm x 1900mm Height




Slotting

 

Three Machines

350mm Stroke




Inspection Equipment

In addition to our extensive range of micrometers and verniers we operate a range of advanced measuring and inspection equipment to ensure the accuracy and precision of our components.

Our facilities include Quantum 8ft (2400mm) Faro Arm 7 Axis and Tesa Micro-Height 600