Service From The Source: Powered By Professionals
Today’s plastic injection mold making technology makes it easier to meet tight tolerances and even tighter schedules. But it’s our employees; capable, experienced and committed, that are the essential part of our process.
Our tool & die makers and machinists are specialists in mold making technology., i.e moldmakers. The machining process in mold making utilizes computer controlled equipment for speed and high tolerances. Mold (mould)making is a highly skilled trade requiring expertise in manual machining, CNC machining, CNC wire EDM, CNC Ram EDM, surface grinding, hand polishing and more.
Continuous investment in people create an atmosphere of continuous improvement
Our staff is trained on the most current machining and production management techniques. They respond in kind by suggesting processes that could only come from hands-on experience.
A1 Tool knows web enabled data sharing; emailing status reports, progress photos and even good old fashioned phone calls, are indispensable for keeping the customer in the loop, and quickly get feedback, approvals- and to make changes fast.
Centrally located in Chicago, Illinois
Customers are pleased knowing that even beyond communication technology, A1 Tool is physically here. Located in Melrose Park, Illinois, we are near Chicago’s O’Hare international airport, and close to all major Midwest ground transportation arteries.
Lower Overall Cost
Working A-1 Tool means lower total mold costs,
for lower total cost-per-part produced.