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Conventional Machining Services

Conventional Machining Services for Custom, Cost-Effective Manufacturing

The Byford Machine-Tool metal shop is outfitted with a range of conventional machining equipment to manufacture your products with streamlined efficiency. When your components don’t require the micrometer tolerances of our advanced CNC machining technology, our traditional machining center is a cost-effective alternative.

Conventional Machining Solutions Backed by Precision American Craftsmanship

While Byford Machine-Tool is known for our industry leading CNC machining capabilities and precision manufacturing services, we also employ some of the finest conventional machinists in the world.

Our streamlined machine shop is outfitted with conventional lathes capable of handling payloads up to 120”, multiple vertical milling machines and a radial arm drill press with a 17” x 23” bed.

Decades of Combined Experience Delivering Unbeatable Quality Through Conventional Machining

Our expert craftsmen have decades of combined experience in producing precision-machined custom components using conventional machining tools. Whether your products require the close-tolerance precision of CNC machining or the cost-saving efficiency of traditional manufacturing, Byford Machine-Tool has all of your quality production needs covered.

Equipped with Some of the Finest Conventional Machining Tools in the Industry

Our versatile range of precision conventional machining equipment includes:


  • Summit 20 x 120 Engine Lathe – 10 H.P. – 120″ Between Centers
  • LeBlond Makino Engine Lathe – 7-1/2 H.P. – 54″ Between Centers
  • South Bend Turret Lathe – 2 H.P. – 16-1/4″ Swing Over Carriage


  • Bridgeport Vertical Milling Machine – 2 H.P. – 9 x 48 Table – Sony Magnescale Dro
  • Bridgeport Vertical Milling Machine – 2 H.P. – 2 x 42 Table – Anilam Dro


  • Summit Radial Arm Drill Press – 36″ Arm Length – 17″ x 23″ Bed

Browse through our full Equipment List below for a comprehensive list of all the cutting-edge conventional machining equipment that Byford Machine-Tool brings to the table.

Get in Touch With Our Manufacturing Experts to Discuss How Our Conventional Machining Services Will Benefit Your Production

If your next custom part or production stands to benefit from the speed and efficiency of conventional machining methods, the expert craftsmen at Byford Machine-Tool have you covered.