Developing new commercial and industrial solutions often requires an iterative stream of prototype parts to validate and improve the design. With no minimum order size, Firsthand supports product developers with one-off solutions in metal and plastic. When it comes time to produce low volumes of specialized products, we’re here to help with cost-effective solutions.



  • Watertight housings
  • Prototype gaskets
  • Fire resistant housings
  • Custom gears
  • Threaded tubes
  • Worm gears
  • Valve components
  • Electrical components
  • Brackets
  • Chassis
  • Fittings


Machining: Low and high volume CNC of AL, steel, and other materials, including: plastics, brass, and copper with 3 and 5 axis machines and CNC Lathes

Sheet Metal: Laser cutting, CNC bending, punches and stamping, welding of steel and AL assemblies

Post production & finishing: CMM quality control processing, tapping, mechanical inserts, painting, powder and e-coating


Materials In Stock

  • Copper & brass
  • Silicone & PU
  • Stainless 303, 304, 316, 410, 416
  • Plastics, including: GF & standard ABS, Delrin, Nylon, & PTFE
  • Steel 4130, 4140, A36, 4330, 01
  • Aluminum 6061, 7075, 5052, 2014, 2024
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