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Alpha Q, Inc.  Celebrating over 50 years in manufacturing excellence!
Alpha Q, Inc Services
Components & Assemblies
Many of our aerospace clients rely on Alpha Q, Inc. to deliver fully tested and completed assemblies. One such example is the widely used TF40/50 gearbox, output and sump modules we produce for Vericor Power Systems. Consisting of 302 separate components, nine castings, and 19 bearings, gears, and shafts from 53 different suppliers, Alpha Q, Inc. assumes 100% responsibility for the assembly and in-house pressure testing, flow testing, and gear pattern check of this unit. This complete in-house assembly program has been an unqualified success for our customer.​

Alpha Q, Inc. produces components and assemblies used in a wide variety of jet engine programs. Some examples of the engine and helicopter programs that use these components include:​

Alpha Q, Inc. produces components and assemblies used in a wide variety of jet engine programs. Some examples of the engine and helicopter programs that use these components include:​

  • T55 - Boeing CH-47 Chinook
  • T53 - Bell UH-1 Iroquois Huey
  • AGT1500 - M1AI Abrams Battle Tank
  • ALF502/507 AVRO (BAE) 146 RJ
  • TF40/50 -TM&LS LCAC
  • GTCP-36- Ground APU
  • TFE731-5 - Various Business Jets
  • UH 60 - Black Hawk Helicopter
  • S76 & S92 - Commercial Helicopter
  • T56 - Transport (C130)
  • AE 2100D2 - Transport (C130)
  • 501 D, K - Power Generation

Assembly & Test
5 Axis Machining Centers
Niigata HN-80B (59” x 47” x 34”) 
31.5 dia table, 60 tool capacity (2) pallets
Niigata HN-80D (60.0” x 48.4” x 40.2”) 31.5” table,126 tool capacity, (2) pallets
Niigata HN-63D (39” x 33” x 29”)
24” square table, 60 tool capacity, (2) pallets
Niigata HN-50B (31.5” x 27.75” x 27.5”) 20” square table, 60 tool capacity, (2) pallets
Niigata EN-40B (22” x 18” x 20”)
16” square table, 60 tool capacity, (2) pallets

Lathes
Ikegai AX40N
24” chuck 32” swing, 12 tool capacity
Nakamura – Tome S-4B
12” Hydraulic, 15” Manual chuck, 24” swing, 10 tool capacity
Nakamura – Tome TMC-20 II 
8” chuck, 8” swing, 10 tool capacity

CNC Jig Bores
(2)URAWA UB-710 (28” x 46” x 16”)
     32” x 47” table, 22 tool capacity

Vertical CNC Milling
Matsuura MC-1500V (60: x 31” x 37”) 30” x 67” table, 40 tool capacity
Matsuura MC1000V (42” x 20” x 22”) 19.5” x 55” table, 35 tool capacity
Feeler VB – 1400 (55” x 32.5” x 27.6”)32” X 65” table, 30 tool capacity
Mazak VCN 705D (68.5" x 27.5" x 25.6") 68" x 28.5" table 60 tool capacity

Milling & Drilling
(5) Standard Bridgeport’s
(1) Custom Back Spot Face Machine


Vertical Turret Lathes
(2)O-M Ltd Omega 60
     43” chuck, 58” swing, 12 tool capacity
(1)O-M Ltd Omega TM2-10N
     43” chuck, 52” swing, 12 tool capacity


Grinding: I.D./O.D./Surf./Centerless & Rotary
(2)Healds I.D. 8” dia x 24” stroke
(2)Healds I.D. 18” dia x 24” stroke
(1)Overbeck I.D. .070 - 1.5” dia x 2” stroke
(1)Parker I.D. .070 – 1.5” dia x 2” stroke
(2)Toyotas O.D. 18.25” dia x 42” stroke
(1)Tschudin O.D. 8” dia x 15” stroke
(1)Okamoto Surface with 12” x 24” x 10” height
(3)Okamoto Surface with 6” x 18” x 12.5 height
(1)Okamoto Rotary with 24” table x 10.5 height
(1)Royal Master Center less with 2” dia
(1)Ded Tru Center less with 2” dia

Facilities List

Assembly, Test & Component Flushing
(1)Flow test bench
(1)Pressure test bench
(1) Component Flushing capability / Clean Room
       Gear Box assembly capability

Inspection -CMM Equipment
    Sheffield – Cordax RS-50
       48” x 40” x 30”
    Sheffield Endeavor 12.15.10
       48” x 60” x 40”
    Sheffield – Cordax RS 150 
       48” x 80” x 40”
    9’ Faro Edge 7 Axis Laser Probe


  Optical Comparators
 (1)Micro-Vu MD-1
 (1)Master View MV-DR02
 (1)Rockwell Hardness tester


Computers
 Master Cam
 Solid Works
 Wireless DNC

Miscellaneous
Many manual gages to support our shop, too numerous to mention individually



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