Short's Tool Facilities and Capabilities

Shorts Tool is a modern 8,000 square foot tool and manufacturing facility serving the connector, electrical, automotive, telecommunications, dental, dispensing, defense and medical industries. A sampling of our services and capabilities follows:

Precision Grinding

  • Close tolerance on intricate forms
  • Steel, carbide and exotic materials

Electrical Discharge Machining

  • Close tolerance on intricate forms
  • Able to achieve very fine finishes
  • Up-to-date equipment:
    • 11 Conventional EDM's
    • 1 CNC EDM
    • 2 Wire EDM's
    • 1 Hole Popper

Tool Build

  • Mold design and build, test/qualify and run
  • Die build
  • Quick turnaround
  • Modern tool room


  • Haas VF3 (Hard Milling)
  • Haas VF1 VMC High Speed Spindle (Graphite machine)
  • Mori Seki MV35-40 VMC
  • Benchman High speed spindle (Graphite machine)
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