What Are Press Brakes?

At Midwest Metal Products, we take pride in our customized fabrication capabilities. Our economical and innovative approaches provide solutions to all your sheet metal needs. The industries we serve—including the military, aerospace, electronics, and medicine—require extreme accuracy and precision for all their projects. At Midwest Metal, we’re constantly investing in new technology and investigating new […]

Why Use Chromate Conversion?

First a little background on how the chromate conversion process works. Hexavalent chromium is used in the immersion bath process where the coating is applied. However, because Hexavalent is considered toxic we also have non-hexavalent chromates that comply with the Restriction of Hazardous Substances regulations.   Chromate conversion is intended for aluminum that is not […]

Why Use Metal Electronic Enclosures?

We know that the aerospace, medical, military, and electronics industries need rugged equipment that stands the test of time. At Midwest Metal Products, we’ve manufactured high-quality metal equipment for more than 50 years. Why use metal for electronic enclosures? Metal is a solid material, has a high impact resistance, and can handle high temperatures without […]

Automation in the Aerospace Sheet Metal Fabrication Industry

What is the hottest topic in the aerospace industry right now? Right now, a big topic within the main aerospace manufacturing companies in the country, like Airbus and Boeing, is increasing the automation involved when making airplanes. Aerospace sheet metal fabrication involves the incorporation of instrumentation, gauges, search and navigation systems, storage, and much more. […]

Steel vs. Aluminum: Differences in Fabrication

Paper or plastic? Regular or super-sized? Aluminum or stainless steel? Life is always about options. From aerospace to medical to electronic and other industries, our clients have a wide variety of metal fabrication needs. At Midwest Metal Products, we custom design equipment for customers across the world. For more than 50 years, our precision and […]

Quality Control vs. Quality Assurance

About, approximately, nearly, close to, roughly . . . These are just not words we use at Midwest Metal Products. For more than 50 years, we’ve forged our reputation on delivering customer satisfaction and high-quality products. When it comes to metal fabrication, precision is key. We know everything we produce must be exact. Once you […]

Things To Look For in a Metal Fabrication Company

Virtually every manufacturer and industry in the world relies on a metal fabrication company to help them do business. For more than 50 years, Midwest Metal Products has provided precision metal fabrication products to industries across the globe. We’d love to do business with you. After five decades in the industry and forging strong relationships […]

Metal Stamping Vs Metal Fabrication

For more than half a century, Midwest Metal Products has provided high-quality, precision products to industries across the globe. We offer a wide variety of fabrication capabilities. Due to our long and superior reputation, we are a preferred vendor for clients in the aerospace, electronics, medical, transportation and computer industries. If your next project involves […]

What to Consider When Designing Metal Enclosures

If you need a top-quality metal enclosure, you’ve come to the right place. Midwest Metal Products can custom design and finish any enclosure for any space. As more and more companies embrace renewability and focus on going green, they’re looking at proper enclosures for their energy and electronic equipment. Selecting the right enclosure the first […]