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FAQs

Answers to the most common questions about our cnc manufacturing services. Please contact us for any additional information.

Capabilities FAQs

Common questions about our machining and manufacturing capabilities.

Does JET HELSETH handle plating and coatings?2021-01-05T15:04:10+00:00

Yes, Passivation of Stainless steel, aluminum Anodizing, Hardcoat Anodizing, EN Nickel plating, Chemfilm (chromate conversion coating), Mil-spec wet paints, powder coating, and Cerracote to name a few.

Does JET HELSETH’s Quality Department have a CMM?2021-01-05T15:03:07+00:00

Yes, we have 2.

Can JET HELSETH do Model Based Machining?2021-01-05T15:00:49+00:00

Yes, we are Lockheed certified to perform model based machining.  We own Solidworks, Camworks, and Autocad.  We typically work with the following drawing/model formats:  Dimensioned drawings – .pdf, models in .dxf, .stp, .igs formats.

Does JET HELSETH have Engineering in house?2021-01-05T15:00:09+00:00

Yes, JET HELSETH does have mechanical and electromechanical engineering in house.

Does JET HELSETH do assembly work as well as machining of parts?2021-01-05T14:59:37+00:00

Yes, we can provide precision machined component parts, and also provide mechanical assembly of parts so that a customer can receive a single part number of a sub assembly of parts.  We also can perform testing (force, load, pressure, and electromechanical) of parts and assemblies.

Does JET HELSETH perform surface finish preparation?2021-01-05T14:59:22+00:00

Yes, we have tumbling, bead blasting, grit blasting, and vapor honing machines to provide surface finish treatments, and we also have the metrology equipment to test and verify the finish level.

What are JET HELSETH’s machining capabilities?2021-01-05T14:58:00+00:00

JET HELSTH Manufacturing machining capabilities are 3 axis, 4 axis, and 5 axis CNC Milling (machining centers), Multi-axis CNC Turning (lathes), and Grinding.

How quickly can JET HELSETH produce parts?2021-01-05T14:57:40+00:00

We typically run 2 shifts 5 days a week, and bring on additional shifts as needed to manage the production schedule.

Project lead times can vary widely depending on part complexity, surface treatments, etc., but mid line complexity parts can average 6-8 weeks delivery.

Certification FAQs

Common questions about our manufacturing certifications.

What are JET HELSETH’s Quality certifications?2021-01-05T15:03:23+00:00

JET HELSETH Manufacturing is ISO9001:2015 certified.

All F.A.I.R.’s (First Article Inspection Reports) are typically processed to AS9102 format with MTR and Process/Material Certifications.

All of our metrology equipment is calibrated to NIST standards.

Can JET HELSETH do Model Based Machining?2021-01-05T15:00:49+00:00

Yes, we are Lockheed certified to perform model based machining.  We own Solidworks, Camworks, and Autocad.  We typically work with the following drawing/model formats:  Dimensioned drawings – .pdf, models in .dxf, .stp, .igs formats.

Is JET HELSETH Cyber secure?2021-01-05T14:59:04+00:00

JET HELSETH is following the NIST 800-171 standards for cybersecurity.

We have firewall hardware and software, as well as multifactor authentication and monitoring software in place.  Our facility is video monitored and entry controlled 24 hrs a day.  All of our network systems are backed up off site.

General FAQs

Common questions about our machining and manufacturing services.

Does JET HELSETH take on Prototype work?2021-01-05T15:04:54+00:00

Our systems are structured best for production volume precision parts. We perform new product prototype work for our customers that intend on placing the volume manufacturing with us.

What volumes work best for JET HELSETH?2021-01-05T15:04:32+00:00

50 pcs and up, of relatively complex parts.

Does JET HELSETH handle plating and coatings?2021-01-05T15:04:10+00:00

Yes, Passivation of Stainless steel, aluminum Anodizing, Hardcoat Anodizing, EN Nickel plating, Chemfilm (chromate conversion coating), Mil-spec wet paints, powder coating, and Cerracote to name a few.

What materials does JET HELSETH work with?2021-01-05T15:03:37+00:00

JET HELSETH works with all grades of Aluminum (2024, 6061, 7075), Stainless Steel (300 series, 13-8, 15-5, 17-4, 400 series), mild carbon and alloy steels (4130, 4140), exotics (Titanium, Inconel, Invar, Nitronic), and plastics (Delrin, ABS, PVC, Peek, Teflon, etc.)

Does JET HELSETH’s Quality Department have a CMM?2021-01-05T15:03:07+00:00

Yes, we have 2.

Can JET HELSETH do Model Based Machining?2021-01-05T15:00:49+00:00

Yes, we are Lockheed certified to perform model based machining.  We own Solidworks, Camworks, and Autocad.  We typically work with the following drawing/model formats:  Dimensioned drawings – .pdf, models in .dxf, .stp, .igs formats.

Can JET HELSETH help us with manufacturing or concurrent engineering inputs on our products/projects?2021-01-05T15:00:35+00:00

Yes, JET HELSETH is a valued team member of many of our customer’s supply chains, and we regularly are requested to be involved at the product develop stage.

Throughout the late 1980’s and 1990’s senior staff members of JET HELSETH worked in product R&D, and manufacturing process development.  We now provide our customers with this concurrent engineering help from our experience.

Does JET HELSETH do assembly work as well as machining of parts?2021-01-05T14:59:37+00:00

Yes, we can provide precision machined component parts, and also provide mechanical assembly of parts so that a customer can receive a single part number of a sub assembly of parts.  We also can perform testing (force, load, pressure, and electromechanical) of parts and assemblies.

What markets is JET HELSETH involved in?2021-01-05T14:58:38+00:00

JET HELSETH Manufacturing has customer’s throughout North America.  We are roughly 50% Aerospace/Defense and 50% Commercial, Industrial and Medical types of work.

Accounting FAQs

Common questions about payments and contracts.

What sort of project contract setup does JET HELSETH work with?2021-01-05T14:58:23+00:00

Most projects are typically Purchase Order or Long-Term Manufacturing Agreements.

What types of payments does JET HELSETH work with?2021-01-05T14:57:18+00:00

Business Check, Electronic ACH payments, Bank Wire, Credit card (for amounts greater than $10k may incur a processing charge).

 

JET HELSETH MANUFACTURING INC.
1730 Patterson Ave. Deland FL 32724

(407) 324-9001

JET HELSETH is an ISO9001:2015 Registered facility. Established in 1995, our leadership team possesses over 100 years of precision manufacturing and quality engineering experience.

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