Our in-house tooling capabilities are very convenient for us and our customers. We can control costs and schedules for the fabrication of new tooling. If tool modifications are needed, Texstars offers complete in-house tooling design and fabrication capabilities. Maintenance and tool repair can also be conveniently controlled in-house.
Digital file translation and multiple software format capabilities can be used and depending on production requirements and objectives, composite or metallic tooling can be utilized. This in-house capability allows Texstars to better serve our valued customers.
Texstars has a unique role in the aerospace industry in that our expertise of multiple lean manufacturing processes is unmatched. Products utilizing composite and thermoplastic materials can be combined with our assembly and secondary fabrication capabilities to yield the next-higher assemblies that today’s airframe manufacturers require.
The infrastructure and capital equipment arranged within our 300,000 total ft2 (27,871 m2) facility offers an extraordinary collection of integration OEMs desire and often require. Value-added, installation-ready assemblies and secondary finishing capabilities have always been a core competency at Texstars
|Helmets & optical visors for NASA’s Gemini and Apollo astronauts||Optical-grade polycarbonate|
|World’s first all-composite MK-125 missile warhead assembly||30% carbon-filled Ultem|
|Observation window for Air Force One||Optical-grade polycarbonate|
|Night vision goggle components
30% glass-filled nylon
|30% Carbon-filled Ultem|
|Drone air scoops||Texin 4215|
|Aircraft wing end seals||PEEK|
|Observation windows for submersibles||Optical-grade polycarbonate|
|Wingtip lenses||Optical-grade polycarbonate|