Composite Engineering

The Fine Cut engineering division offers a comprehensive composite engineering service, using large and advanced 5 and 3 axis machinery in combination with our skilled engineers. Using our in-house CAD/CAM experts along with state of the art Open Mind software, we can respond to almost any demand: designing, drawing and programming all manner of products with precision and speed.

Our state-of-the-art design studio uses the very latest software programs, enabling our skilled team to manage everything from initial designs through to product realisation - all within tight timeframes. All our equipment is calibrated to finite tolerances and we have broad experience in working with a huge range of materials, including all model and resin boards, and aluminium.

  • Jigs & Fixtures

    Fine Cut supplies a diverse range of high quality jigs and fixtures, from inspection and trimming fixtures to machining fixtures and drilling jigs, both hand-held and bench-mounted.

    From initial design stages to final inspection, we uphold unparalleled standards of quality and precision. All our skilled engineers demonstrate rigorous attention to detail, light‐weighting wherever possible, and ensuring total compliance with all health and safety legislation.

  • Carbon Fibre Machining

    Offering a comprehensive service which encapsulates expert design, precision engineering and total project management, Fine Cut is an industry-leader in the production of carbon fibre composite structures. 

    Our state-of-the-art engineering facilities, including specialist 5 Axis carbon fibre machinery, in combination with decades of experience, allow us to offer the complete carbon fibre trimming and engineering service.

  • Model Making

    Model making is the clear solution to rapid prototyping, and the ideal way to assess 3D CAD data before full production takes place. We offer an expert and in-house modelmaking service at Fine Cut – a service which encapsulates scale models, wind tunnel models and 3D models. 

    Blending  our traditional modelmaking expertise with cutting edge engineering techniques, our service is comprehensive, covering the processing, adaptation, modification, integration, assembly and completion of individual components - including highly complex parts.  We can work with materials as diverse as hardwood and aluminium billet, composite tooling boards and clear vacuum cast materials. Thanks to the state-of-the-art machinery and technology we use and the sheer experience of our skilled technicians, we can also offer the following services: 

    • Model surface processing
    • Production / erosion of pressure distribution holes
    • Pressure distribution system integration
    • Measurement system integration
    • Geometric and optical 3D measurements 
  • Prototypes

    Fine Cut can deliver an innovative solution to your prototype requirements, providing expert design assistance and full consultation every step of the way. With the experience to advise and guide authoritatively on everything from materials to production techniques, our prototypes service is comprehensive and totally innovative.

  • Research & Development

    Fine Cut has the capabilities, the technology and the expert personnel to offer research, development and laboratory testing at all stages of production, from initial concept to manufacture.

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Our experts are always available to discuss any engineering or 5 axis machining requirement and would welcome the opportunity to talk it through. Whether you need advice or want to receive a quote, just get in touch and we’re confident we will find the perfect solution for your requirement.

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Client Testimonials

“ Thank you for the Tool we received yesterday, you did an excellent job and I wish all our moulds looked as good. ”

- Ian , Plastic Manufacturer