CNC Parts

CNC Parts

29th January 2019By adminCNC

Fascia Panels These fascia panels for a Professional Audio OEM required us to design some custom work holding to ensure the milling operations proved reliable and the component quality consistently high. Quality is particularly important for these items; the client is recognised to be one of the market leaders in the professional audio high-end sector … Read More

CNC Machining – Simultaneous 5 Axis

CNC Machining – Simultaneous 5 Axis

27th January 2019By adminCNC

A simple part, but with a high quality surface finish requirement as Class A surface for an automotive OEM client. Our Matsuura running at 20,000 rpm made a nice job of this.

CNC  Machining

CNC Machining

25th January 2019By adminCNC

A nice example of machining recently undertook for an automotive client, comprising a mixture of classic 2.5 D machining, surface scanning and pocketing.

CNC parts

CNC parts

4th January 2019By adminCNC

Automotive Components An example of some machined parts for an automotive OEM client. Not overly complex, but a mixture of tight tolerance control and surface finish demands required careful attention to detail and work holding. We were happy with the way these came out, and more importantly – so was the client.

Access Platform

Access Platform

27th June 2018By adminDesign, Fabrication

We were approached by a local aggregates quarry, they wanted a small access platform to aid drivers at the truck weighbridge. A site visit and survey lead to design and manufacture of a platform which we installed. For any metal fabrication requirements you have, please get in touch.

Best of British Engineering with Norton Motorcycles

Best of British Engineering with Norton Motorcycles

4th May 2018By BodgeItCase Studies, CNC

When the British motorcycle manufacturer decided to champion Great British engineering with its new V4 race born road bike Ritchie Engineering were just the specialists they needed to help supply a number of complex machined components. Working with Norton from the earliest concept designs up until market release, we helped them overcome a range of … Read More

Engineering Bear into the Trees

Engineering Bear into the Trees

4th September 2015By BodgeItCase Studies, Fabrication

Another exciting project working alongside  Tree Tents International Ltd. and this time world renowned explorer and survivalist Bear Grylls. Tree Tents doesn’t fall short when it comes to amazing outdoor structures but when we got the phone call asking for help with a project to make Bear a custom tree-house den for his kids we were happy … Read More

Top Gear Airship

Top Gear Airship

24th October 2011By BodgeItCase Studies

An interesting and unusual project. Working with Lindstrand Hot Air Balloons Ltd, we were commissioned by the BBC Top Gear production team to build a caravan-airship.. as you do. This was a very technically challenging project. When in ground mode the caravan needed to look like a regular caravan. When in flight mode it had … Read More

Suspension Lift Kit

Suspension Lift Kit

27th March 2011By adminCase Studies, CNC, Design

We were approached to design and develop a suspension lift kit applicable to the Suzuki SX4 vehicle. This was a particular requirement for Haiti in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake of 2010, where the standard SX4 did not have the ground clearance to cope with the damaged road network. This simple & robust kit … Read More