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PMI Featured in Modern Machine Shop Magazine

February 1, 2015

Vise within a Vise System

"When a shop produces parts that vary greatly and don’t involve longer production runs, it can’t always justify the cost of dedicated fixtures. However, by configuring standard vises from Kurt Industrial Products Division (Minneapolis, Minnesota) into custom workholding setups, Peterson Machining Inc. was able to process its parts faster and in fewer setups than with standard vises alone.

Located in Boulder, Colorado, the contract manufacturer owned by CEO Ronda Turner Peterson and her husband Todd Peterson, COO, supplies leading aerospace, medical and communication OEMs..."
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Our 5 Axis Machining Center is so amazing, we are getting another one.

Arrived July 2013

Mori Seiki

Peterson Machining, Inc. has added another 65 DMG MonoBlock. This 3rd generation MonoBlock machine is the culmination of over 25 years of 5 axis machining technology. Optionally equipped with a work piece capacity of Dia./Height 840/500 mm (33.070/19.685 inches), machine travels of X/Y/Z- 28.9 x 25.6 x 22.0 and a 47 horsepower 18,000 rpm spindle. This machine can meet the most demanding simultaneous 5 axis needs. Leading edge volumetric accuracies with Heidenhain scales on all 5 axis' and optional 3D quickSET, so the machine can automatically check and correct itself. Please watch and enjoy (as much as we have) the video of this great machine.

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May 22, 2013 - Uploaded by Ellison Technologies
DMU 65 FD monoBLOCK®, Gear-milling by DMG / MORI SEIKI ... DMU 85 FD monoBLOCK® Five-Axis


PMI Featured in A2Z Metalworker Magazine

March 1, 2012

A2Z Metalworker Mar/Apr 2012

"Peterson Machining was a superior machine shop from its inception. The company was founded more than 2 decades ago (1989) by Todd Peterson, holding a degree in tool and die. The company launched in a small facility tucked away in beautiful Boulder, Colorado, and today it still resides there. Todd is known by his team members and his customers to be meticulous, to work closely with his customers to ensure that new products are designed with manufacturability in mind, and to strive to ensure that everything that comes out of Peterson Machining is..."
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New on the Floor: 5 Axis Machining Center

October 13, 2011

Mori Seiki

Peterson Machining, Inc. has added a 65 DMG MonoBlock. This 3rd generation MonoBlock machine is the culmination of over 25 years of 5 axis machining technology. Optionally equipped with a work piece capacity of Dia./Height 840/500 mm (33.070/19.685 inches), machine travels of X/Y/Z- 28.9 x 25.6 x 22.0 and a 47 horsepower 18,000 rpm spindle. This machine can meet the most demanding simultaneous 5 axis needs. Leading edge volumetric accuracies with Heidenhain scales on all 5 axis' and optional 3D quickSET, so the machine can automatically check and correct itself.


PMI Adds New Production-CNC Multi Axis Lathe Turning Center

December 30, 2010

Mori Seiki

Peterson Machining, Inc. recently added a Mori Seiki NL2500SY CNC Lathe Multi Axis turning center to their facility. Peterson Machining provides a number of services that may be beneficial to your organization. These services include full Multi-Axis CNC milling & CNC lathe, prototype, short to long run production, product development and tooling. View all of our state-of-the-art machines on our Facilities page.


PMI exterior

PMI Purchases Boulder, Colorado Commercial Facility

September 23, 2010

Peterson Machining, Inc. recently purchased the commercial building located at 6661 Arapahoe Road in Boulder, Colorado. The property overlooks the beautiful Front Range Mountains west of Boulder and is home to several local businesses. Peterson Machining has occupied the property for 21 years and has plans to expand its square footage inside the facility.

PMI exterior

The building purchase is evidence of Peterson Machining’s commitment to the Boulder business community. For over two decades, Peterson Machining has been providing quality machining services to a wide range of industries. We invite you to read more about our capabilities or come by and see our newly purchased building.