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Our Technology

KMF Group offers world-class subcontract sheet metal fabrication services, combining industry-leading equipment, highly experienced engineers and a drive to do it better.

Technological investment is a major focus within our business strategy. It allows us to meet our customers ever-changing needs with agility and efficiency and continue to enhance our service as metal fabricators.

Our in-house metal fabrication capabilities are extensive, and we continually evaluate our technology, processes and software to ensure we stay at the forefront of the industry.

Leverage KMF's leading technology & automation

10 CNC automated punching & laser cutting machines with full tower storage

3 x Trumpf TruLaser machines (5030 / 3030 / 2530)
2x Trumpf punch/laser combination machines (Trumatic 6000 / Trumatic 7000)
4x Trumpf TruPunch 5000 machines (medium & large format)
Trumpf TruPunch 3000

Maximum Working Range: 3000mm x 1500mm

20 MIG & TIG welding bays and 2 robotic welding cells

14x MIG & TIG welding bays
6x TIG welding bays for stainless steel & non-ferrous metals
2x ABB robotic weldings cells
Extensive stud & spot welding equipment

21 press brakes & 4 automated metal forming cells

Manual Metal Folding
19x Trumpf TruBend machines (1x Bend Assist – 5085 / 5130 / 7036)
Amada (HFP 50-20)
Bystronic Edwards Pearson PR100 x 3100

Automated Metal Folding
Trumpf TruBend 7036 folding cell
Trumpf TruBend 5170 folding cell
Salvagnini P4L-2516 panel bender
Salvagnini P4-1916 panel bender
Maximum length: 3230mm

12 inserting machines

12 x Haeger Insertion machines

6 linishing bays & in-house bead blasting, silk screening & pad printing

Glass bead blasting facilities
Kuhl Meyer belt finisher
5x linishing belt
6x grinding master machines
Vibratory bowl finisher
In-house silk screening
2x pad printing units
2x Marken ink-jet printers for part identification

In-house powder coating facilities

Facilities for wet & powder paint application
Gema automatic powder coating booth system, with high-efficiency curing oven, F8 Sidetrack conveyor system and a QCS4 Magic Cylinder fast colour change booth (2 off)

Dedicated product cells for mechanical assembly & integration
Purpose-built assembly cells & packaging areas
ESD (electrostatic discharge) assembly area for static sensitive components

18 CNC machining centres: horizontal, vertical & 5-axis milling machines

2x Horizontal Centre Nexus 5000-III
Variaaxis i-500
VTC 800/30SR

Mori Deiki
DMU 50 ecoline 5-Axis

Brother
2x Brother TC-32BN Machines
Brother R65OX1 Speedio
5x Brother TC-S2DN Machines

Bridgeport
Quaser MV 154
Hardings Bridgeport – 1x GX1000B, 1x GX650B

Cincinnati
V-CNC 750
Milacron Arrow 500
Working Area: 3000mm x 800mm x 700mm

CNC turning & sliding head

Mazak 250-II MSY
Star: 1x SR-20R IV Type B 1x Star SR-32J
Victor: 2x Victor Vturn II-26 (1x C-Axis), 1x Victor Vturn II-20
Ranging from 1mm to 80mm ø through the chuck, capacity to 300mm ø

CNC machining: quality & finishing equipment

Wenzel LH65
Mitutoyo Euro Apex C-A544
MecWash Mini 300 M219
PDJ Vibro Rumbler EVP 400
Guyson Formula 1400 bead blaster

Facilities across the UK and Europe

Our industry-leading technology spans multiple manufacturing locations & units, totally 255,000 sq ft of modern metal manufacturing facilities across the UK and Europe.
Our plants specialise in many metal manufacturing techniques and offer dedicated manufacturing space for rigorous sectors. KMF Advanced Solutions, for example, delivers stringent AS9100 sheet metal fabricated products for the aerospace industry.

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Looking for a reliable supplier?

At KMF we aim to build long-term partnerships with our suppliers in order to ensure a world-class, integrated supply chain. We require our suppliers to consistently meet the same high standards for quality, delivery, cost and customer satisfaction that we strive to offer our customers.

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