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Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have a question or simply need additional information about our company, service or product quality?  Please take a few moments to review our "Frequently Asked Questions"  section to see if your questions are answered.  If not, contact us and we will be happy to answer any question you might have or email us at  info@cmsmachineshop.com
What is the lead time on new projects?

Typically 2-4 weeks, depending on the complexity and quantity of the new part.
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What is the lead time for recurring parts?

CMS Tool & Die, Inc. offers a stocking program associated with blanket orders. By issuing a by blanket purchase order, we stock the item and delivery based on your scheduled dates. If you find you need the parts sooner, or if you prefer to call, email or fax us when the parts are needed, we offer same day shipment. For parts that CMS Tool & Die, Inc. has made before, but not covered by a blanket purchase order, you can expect about 2 weeks turn around, again depending on the complexity and quantity of the repeating part.
What drawing formats does CMS Tool & Die, Inc. accept?

CMS Tool & Die, Inc. has the capacity to accept the following drawings:  - DWG  -IGS  - DXF  - SOLID WORKS  -  PDF DOCUMENTS
What is the most efficient way to send a drawing to CMS Tool & Die, Inc.?

For the quickest response time to receive a quote,  simply submit your request or send us a message  REQUEST A QUOTE  by completing  or information form  located on our  Contact Us  Page .    Be sure to include quantity and delivery requirements.  
What types of material does CMS Tool & Die, Inc. machine?

PLASTICS:

ABS
Acetate
Acrylic
Delrin
HDPE
LDPE
Nylon
Polycarbonate
Polypropylene
PTFE
TTFE
PVC
VHMW
UHMW
G-10
METALS:

Aluminum
2024
5052
6061
6063
7075
STEEL:

1018
1095
12L14
4140
Cast iron
Duct iron
A-36
01 and A2 tool steel
STAINLESS STEEL

303
304
316
440c
TiTANIUM

Grade 2
Grade 5

COPPER/BRASS:

110
360
630
932
936
Can CMS Tool & Die, Inc. weld different types of metals?

Yes, we are capable of welding aluminum, stainless steel, and carbon steel. We use both MIG and TIG welders. Gas and Stick welding is also available.
Does CMS Tool & Die, Inc. offer precision sheet metal fabrication?

CMS Tool & Die, Inc. has 31 years experience in the sheet metal industry, which give us the ability to provide high quality sheet metal fabricated assemblies to our customers at a competitive price.
Does CMS Tool & Die, Inc. offer electrical/mechanical assembly?

At CMS Tool & Die, Inc., we not only make your part to spec, we can assemble it for you too. Our Assembly Department can build up and test your product line per your specifications.
What are CMS Tool & Die, Inc. in house finish capabilities?

  • Timesaving (directional grain)
  • Bead Blasting
  • Vibratory tumbling
  • Buffing
  • Polishing
  • Orbital Vibrate Sanding

What finishes does CMS Tool & Die, Inc. outsource?

At CMS Tool & Die, Inc., we not only make your part to spec, we can assemble it for you too. Our Assembly Department can build up and test your product line per your specifications.  Chromate
  • Color Anodizing
  • Zinc
  • Phosphate
  • Black Oxide
  • Nickel
  • Wet Coat Paint
  • Powder Coat Paint
Can CMS Tool & Die, Inc. help control the cost of my product design?

Yes, often we find that subtle changes in part configuration or tolerance can yield substantial savings. It’s part of our mission to partner with our customers to help them to provide cost effective products for the global market.
What quality program does CMS Tool & Die, Inc. have in place?

We have a quality control manual in place outlining our Quality Management System. It is available upon request at lynne@cmstooldie.com.  We provide a first article of inspection documentation on all new parts and follow standard statistical process control procedures during production runs. Documentation of quality measure is sent with each product shipment, including RoHS compliance certification, if requested.
Why should I choose CMS Tool & Die, Inc. to be my machined part supplier?

CMS Tool & Die, Inc. is a customer-oriented business. We put our customer’s needs and expectations first. We offer high quality, cost-effective parts with on time delivery, and customer service the best there is!
Do you have other questions or would you like to request a quote? 
Give us a call at (910) 458-3322 or contact us by sending us an email below.
  Phone: 910-458-3322
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