Fabrication and Sheet Metal Capabilities

Heritage Aviation offers the latest CAD/CAM technology and a complete line of machining, fabricating, assembly and finishing processes, including the flexibility to support multiple operations simultaneously. In addition, we have a significant inventory of raw material, including aluminum, stainless steel, and many grades of steel. We stock an array of hardware and other materials as well to ensure rapid turnover.

Our customers continually rely on our versatile one-stop shop with assured confidence. We are prepared to assist you at any stage of sheet metal component or assembly development.

Here you will find detailed information highlighting our assortment of machines, equipment, and skilled departments all working in harmony to produce a precise product according to your specifications.

Application Examples

dmu-examp-1Motorcycle Frame Component
dmu-examp-2-manifold Manifold Housing
dmu-examp-3-Pumphousing Pump Housing

dmu-examp-4-lighitng Lighting Housing

DMU 50 5-Axis Milling Machine

Work area DMU 50 eco
Travel X / Y / Z-axis mm 500 / 450 / 400
Main drive
Rotational speed range rpm 20 – 8,000
Drive performance (40 / 100% DC) kW 13 / 9
Torque (40% DC) Nm 83
Rapid traverse X / Y / Z m/min 12
Max. feed power kN 4.5
NC rotary table
Clamping surface mm ø 630 x 500
Max. load kg 200
Swivel range Degree -5 / +110
Positioning accuracy
Pmax according to JIS / VDI / DGQ 3441

(indirect / direct measuring system)

mm 0.020 / 0.008
Pick-up tool changer
Disc space Number of pockets / kg 16 / 6
Max. tool length mm 300
Max. tool diameter mm 80 / 130
Machine weight / Connected load
Weight kg 4,000
Power kW 18
Max. rated current A 27

Hexagon 7.10

Performance Specifications:

According to ISO 10360-2 (2009):  E0, MPE: 3.5 + 0.05 * DT + (3.0 + 0.2 * DT) * L / 1000 E150, MPE: 3.5 + 0.05 * DT + (3.0 + 0.2 * DT) * L / 1000 R0: 3.5μm

According to ISO 10360-4 (2000): MPETHP/T: 6.5/85

According to ISO 10360-5 (2010): PFTU, MPE: 3.5μm

According to ASME B89.4.1b-2001: R: 2.0μm; Av[L]: 10 + 0.3 * DT [550]


  • DT is the departure of ambient room temperature from 20°C (68°F).
  • E L, MPE is the maximum permissible error of length measurement (for L = 0 and 150mm ram axis stylus tip offset)
  • R0,MPL is the maximum permissible limit of the repeatability range

Accuracy performance specifications valid under the following thermal conditions:

  • Ambient Temperature: 15-40°C (59-104°F);
  • Maximum temporal variation: 2C°/hr (3.6F°/hr) and 10°C/d (18F°/d);
  • Maximum spatial variation: 1°C/m (1.8F°/m) horizontal and
Dynamic Specifications
Maximum 3D Velocity 520 mm/s
Maximum 3D Acceleration 1732 mm/s2


R is repeatability in μm

  • Av[L] is volumetric accuracy in μm, where L is the ball bar length in mm


Specifications and Capabilities:

X, Y, Z travel 11.811 x 7.874 x 11.811 in
Workpiece and electrode
Max. workpiece weight 661.38 lb
Electrode diameter 0.0.118 up to 0.118 in


Maximum drilling depth 7.874 in
Travel path of the electrode guide 3.937 in
Heavy duty generator 30 A
Mains connection 3 x 400 V, 50/60 Hz
Electric supply
Maximum power consumption 5 kVA
Display Touch screen, 12.1”
Pump operating pressure 1014.94 psi
Machine dimensions width x depth x height 52.953 x 35.827 x 76.378 in
Total weight (without dielectric) 1918.0 lb

Bridgeport GX 480

Machine Specifications

Axis Travel

Table (X axis)                                                                                         18.9 in.
Saddle (Y axis)                                                                                        15.8 in.
Head (Z axis)                                                                                          16.9 in.


Auto Mode (X and Y axes)                                                                      1,417 in/min
Auto Mode (Z axis)                                                                                  1,417 in/min.
Manual Mode (X,Y and Z axes)                                                              0-354 in/min.
Feed-rate Range (X, Y and z axes)                                                         0.1-590 in/min. Acceleration x/y/z
Fanuc                                                                                    190/190/190 in./ s2 (4.8/4.8/4.8m/ s2)

Minimum Increment                                                                                 0.00004 in. (.001mm)
Ball Screw Diameter and Pitch(X, Y)                                                      1.26” x .629”
Ball Screw Diameter and Pitch (Z)                                                          1.26” x .472”


Spindle Speed Range                                                                              10,000 RPM
Spindle Motor HP Rating (CT/15 min/1 min)Fanuc                                 7.5/10/20 hp (5.5/7.5/15kW) Spindle Torque 8,000 RPM (15 min.) Fanuc                  35 ft./lbs
Retention Force                                                                                       1322 lbs
Spindle Taper                                                                                           No. 40
Tool Holder                                                                                               CT40 or BT40
Distance from table surface to Spindle Gauge Plane                              8.85 – 25.7” (225 – 655mm)


Positioning                                                                                               +/- 0.0002 in. (+/- 0.005mm)
Repeatability                                                                                            +/- 0.00008 in. (+/- 0.002mm)

Trumpf V130 Press Brake

Spceifications: Hydraulic Press Brake Machine name Trumabend V 130 with bending robot Bendmaster stock-no. MA806 manufacturer TRUMPF TYPE V130. Advanced features: 6-axis back gauge, hydraulic top and Under tool clamping, CNC, BendGuard.

DuraVertical 5100

Duravertical 5100 Capabilities
Machine Type: Machining Center
Num. of Axes: 4
Work Support: Bed
Column Construction: Single                Column Style: Travelling
Operation Type: CNC
CNC Brand: Fanuc MAPPS III
Table Size L x W (in.) 53.100 x 23.600
Max. Workpiece Weight (lbs) 2,200
Pallet Changer Optional No. of Pallet
Index Table Optional
Rotary Table Optional
Num. Main Spindles 1
Orientation Vertical
Taper CAT 40   Opt. BT 40, BIG-PLUS
Top RPM 10,000
Horse Power (30 min rating) 15.00
# Speed Ranges 1
Type Fixed
Primary Tool Carrier(s) ATC
Number of Tools 30
Tool Change Time C-to-C (sec) 3.46     1.30 sec tool-to-tool
Max. Tool Length (in.) 11.810
Max. Tool Diameter (in.) 3.100 (with empty adacent pockets) Opt. 4.921
Max. Tool Weight 17.60

Cincinnati #1412 Section Shear



Maximum shear strength – 50,000 p.s.i

Ultimate tensile strength – 55,000 to 70,000 p.s.i.

Yield strength – 35,000 to 50,000 p.s.i.

Elongation – (% in 2”) – 20 to 35%

TruMatic 2020R

Specification Description
Working Range 100″ x 50″
Maximum Sheet Thickness 1/4″
Maximum Force 20 Tons
Speeds – X-Axis 90 m/min
Speeds – Y-Axis 60 m/min
Speed – Simultaneous (X & Y) 108 m/min
Speed – C-Axis 180 RPM
Maximum Stroke Rate Punching (E=1min) 900 1/min
Maximum Stroke Rate Marking, Approx. 2,200 1/min
Tools Linear Magainze 19 Tools
No with MultiTool 19 – 190
MultiTool 2/5/10
Tool Change Times 3.5 sec Single Tool
.9 Sec MultiTool
Approximate Machine Dimensions w/Load/Unlaod Sys. 7440mm x 6450mm
Heritage Aviation Metal Fabrication

DuraTurn 2050 Milling

The DuraTurn series, which was developed in the pursuit of the highest reliability and project performance. It is equipped with the MAPPS IV high-performance operating system as standard to deliver even greater functionality and operability. With the addition of BMT (Built-in Motor Turret) for milling, the DuraTurn 2050 provides powerful support for our customers’ increasingly diverse machining operations

LaseLec Wire Marking

The MRO 200 marking machines have been approved and qualified by BOEING as per BAC 5152, by AIRBUS as per AIPS and they conform to international aeronautical standards such as SAE ARP5607. They have also been qualified and approved by the major aircraft manufacturers and they are used in civil and military programs worldwide, including: