GFMI Aerospace & Defense

11161 Slater Ave.
Fountain Valley , CA 92708 US

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Rail car doors: Waterjet cutter shapes panels with precision
When GFMI Aerospace & Defense (Fountain Valley, Calif.) was approached with the task of cutting hundreds of glass fiber/epoxy panels for use in the manufacture of rail car doors, it relied on a waterjet cutting system supplied by OMAX Corp. (Kent, Wash.).

Cutting train doors with precision
GFMI Aerospace & Defense uses waterjet cutting technology to produce glass fiber/epoxy door panels for a major rail car manufacturer.

Product Categories of GFMI Aerospace & Defense

Aerospace, aircraft interior
Aerospace, fuselage/wing
Aerospace, radomes
Autoclave cure
Automotive, body panels & substructures
Automotive, interior (seats, IPCs, floor panels, etc.)
CAD/CAM/CAE design
Carbon/carbon composites
Coating and painting
Composite, carbon fiber/epoxy
Composite, fiberglass
Composite, prepreg
Compression molding
Cure-monitoring equipment
Cutting, finishing, and machining
Finite element modeling/analysis (FEM/FEA)
Graphite, monolithic
Hand layup
Honeycomb structures
Laminate panels, with core
Laminate sheets, solid
Moldmaking and patternmaking
Moldmaking and patternmaking
Other composite structures
Other fabricating services
Product design
Prototype
Prototyping
Roll forming
Tooling prepreg
Vacuum forming
Vacuum forming