Design Services

The owner of The Gunsmith Dave Loudin has more than forty years experience in engineering and manufacturing in the structural steel and precision machining manufacturing industries with more than twenty five of those in the precision cutting tool industry.  Responsible for design of and the manufacture of highspeed steel, solid and brazed carbide and indexable carbide tooling.

If you have the need for a special cutting tool or fixture for your machining project and don't have an engineer with the time or experience to develop it for you The Gunsmith could be your answer.  All finished designs will be presented complete with bill of materials in TurboCad, AutoCad, Drawing eXchange Format, PDF or many graphic picture formats as requested by the customer.

Design and drawing services are not restricted to cutting tools and fixtures but includes prototype product design and architectural design for small construction projects not requiring a licensed architect.

Design and Drawing Costs $60.00 per Hour

Service is based on an hourly rate and billed based on actual hours required.  Quotes may be requested for specific multiple or recurring job requests.

At the customers request quotes can be obtained for the manufacture of the part or parts from machining facilities capable of manufacturing the part or parts.  This may include a quote from The Gunsmith if it is within the capability of his equipment.