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Core Shapers
Job ShopEstablished 20111-10 Employees
Core Shapers is an AS9100 - ISO9001 Woman Owned Small Business specializing in CNC machining plastic materials, primarily for the Aerospace Composites Industry. We are an ITAR compliant shop. We process rigid polyurethane foam tool board, foam core, honeycomb core, Lexan polycarbonate, Plexiglass acrylic, etc.
Core Shapers
12317 County Road 65
Foley, AL 36535
CNC Machine Type
Core Shapers has full 5-Axis machining capability with a work envelope of 70" x 130" x 40". Tight tolerances for us is +/-0.005", we commonly meet +/-0.010", and normal not much thought given is +/-0.030".
3 Axis
4 Axis
5 Axis
CNC Machining
Core Shapers focus is machining larger plastic parts and composite core material. We machine Lightweight Foam Core in addition to Aramid and Metallic Honeycomb for Composites, High Density Urethane Foam Tooling Board, as well as other rigid plastics. We don't machine metallics. We program with MasterCAM and can read in most any native CAD language.
PC (Polycarbonate)
Delrin (Acetal)
Nylon 6/6
Quality Control
Core Shapers is AS9100 and ISO 9001 certified.
AS9102 FAI reports
In-process inspection report
CMM reports
Annual outside certified calibration services on equipment
3D Scanning
Core Shapers has scanning capability on our portable CMM in a working radius of 50".
Inspection and Programming
Inspection is completed with a portable CMM with a 108" spherical working envelope and PCDMIS Software. We program
Hexagon CMM