Located in Tempe, Arizona, Aerospace Contacts specializes in manufacturing MIL-SPEC contacts with modified terminations for the aerospace industry and contact assemblies of custom design. This capability includes making wire wrap, PC tail, crimp or solder cup terminations using state-of-the-art screw machines made by Tornos, Citizen and Tsugami. Founded in 1999, Aerospace Contacts provides contacts for the majority of the connector manufacturers. Aerospace Contacts was acquired by JW Hill Capital in January 2016 in partnership with Gemini Investors.
Bandy Manufacturing, LLC (www.bandymanufacturing.com)
Located in Burbank, California, Bandy Manufacturing produces complex, close-tolerance hinges that are used on numerous commercial and military platforms. Founded in 1952, the company’s expertise includes proprietary drilling processes that allow the company to manufacture long hinge lengths at very tight tolerances across a variety of materials including titanium, aluminum, stainless steel and bronze. Customers rely on the company’s expertise to handle complex aerospace parts, with the company producing over 100,000 hinges per year. Bandy Machining was acquired by JW Hill Capital from GKN Aerospace in August 2017.