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Insaco, Inc. - High accuracy ceramic gyroscopic components

High accuracy ceramic gyroscopic components and large ceramic composites used for guidance of various aerospace applications. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Quadrupole collars used for mass spectrometers

Quadrupole collars used for the manufacture of mass spectrometers have been made at INSACO for many years. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Piston Sleeve Assembly Manufacturing

With piston/sleeve clearances down to .00004″, pumping is possible without use of flexible seals. Applications include cryogenic pumping and precision metering. Materials can be alumina, industrial sapphire, or most other technical ceramics. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - High optical quality sapphire

Anisotropic single crystal materials exhibit some properties such as thermal expansion and hardness which vary significantly by orientation. For most applications this is unimportant, however it should be considered. Since 1947, Insaco has had experience with this material and we can provide considerable insight as to how orientation might affect your application. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Why Sapphire Wafer Carriers?

Insaco, Inc has become recognized as a worldwide leader in custom machined ceramic and sapphire parts for the semiconductor industry. Through this experience, Insaco® offers multiple hole wafer carriers in sapphire for GaAs, Indium Phosphide, and other semiconductors. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Wafer Carrier Demonstration

INSACO, Inc has become recognized as a worldwide leader in custom machined ceramic and sapphire parts for the semiconductor industry. Through this experience, INSACO has perfected the ability to produce sapphire wafer carriers with or without multiple holes for GaAs, Indium Phosphide, and other compound semiconductors. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Pumping is possible without use of flexible seals

With piston/sleeve clearances down to .00004″, pumping is possible without use of flexible seals. Applications include cryogenic pumping and precision metering. Materials can be alumina, industrial sapphire, or most other technical ceramics. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - INSACO Offers Wafer Carriers

INSACO, Inc has become recognized as a worldwide leader in custom machined ceramic and sapphire parts for the semiconductor industry. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Sapphire tubes for infrared countermeasures

High accuracy ceramic gyroscopic components and large ceramic composites used for guidance of various aerospace applications. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Wafer Carriers in Sapphire

Insaco Offers Wafer Carriers With or Without Multiple Holes

Insaco, Inc has become recognized as a worldwide leader in custom machined ceramic and sapphire parts for the semiconductor industry. Through this experience, Insaco has perfected the ability to produce sapphire wafer carriers with or without multiple holes for GaAs, Indium Phosphide, and other compound semiconduct... (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - “lights-out” 24/7 machining operations

Insaco’s multiple automated hard materials machines are self-sufficient, reducing downtime and increasing the quality and consistency of products. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Machining-scientific instrumentation

Scientific instrumentation problem solved using fine-grained 99.5% Alumina. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Machining & Polishing services for sapphire tubes

Insaco provides sapphire machining and polishing services for sapphire tubes for infrared countermeasures (IRCM) for military and VIP aircraft. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Machining Ceramics for Medical Applications

Ceramic materials are an excellent choice for in-body use because of their chemical inertness and high wear capability. The materials’ tribological properties, the ability to act as bearing parts without lubrication, are also advantageous for in-body applications. We have machined pieces for various cardiac, orthopedic and cranial applications, all to extremely tight tolerances, on... (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Machining for Aerospace Applications

Insaco is ITAR and ISO compliant and our engineers are available to discuss concepts and material choices. Five-axis machining capability and high-volume robotic production equipment allow for better cost efficiencies. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Machining for Defense/Aerospace

Precision Machining for Defense/Aerospace

Insaco is a precision machining company that provides finished pieces to customer's specifications from ultra-hard materials, including ceramics, nitrides, carbides, glass, quartz, and especially sapphire. Insaco is ITAR and ISO compliant and our engineers are available to discuss concepts and material choices. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Why Ceramics Instead of Metal for Machined Parts?

We specialize in hard materials such as sapphire, ceramic, aluminum nitride, boron carbide, silicon nitride, and zirconia, to name just a few.

The reason we specialize in these materials instead of metals is that we feel these hard materials have unique properties and characteristics that many times can REPLACE metal, and often at a more cost efficient or property en... (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Machining hard materials

Our customers typically have a critical application that requires extremely tight tolerances in ultra-hard materials. We also have the capability to grind and polish spherical radius parts in a variety of hard materials, both inside and outside diameters, to optical requirements. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Find the Material that’s Right for the Job

Select materials of interest based on what is most important to your application. Once you specify which properties are most important, the "guide" searches our database of materials. It presents you with various materials listing the selected properties ranked as you specify and often includes some other materials provided as references. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Sapphire machining from Insaco

Sapphire, the single crystal form of aluminum oxide, is inherently transparent. Parts fabricated from sapphire exhibit a frosted appearance, then polishing reveals total clarity useful for lens and window applications. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. -  Sapphire tubes for infrared countermeasures

Insaco provides sapphire machining and polishing services for sapphire tubes for infrared countermeasures (IRCM) for military and VIP aircraft. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Glass ceramic with zero thermal expansion

Designed to exhibit zero thermal expansion over considerable temperature range (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Silicon Carbide - for high temp applications

Silicon carbide offers low density and high stiffness, as well as extreme hardness and wear resistance. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Replace Precission Metal Parts with Hard Materials

Insaco is a machine shop specializing in ceramic materials. We don't make these materials but rather process them into something more valuable through our precision machining capabilities. We specialize in hard materials such as sapphire, ceramic, aluminum nitride, boron carbide, silicon nitride, and zirconia. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Machining Extremely Tight Tolerance Solutions

Ceramic can be machined precisely by diamond grinding, where Insaco decades experience machining ceramics and sapphire to customer prints. Trust Insaco to meet your toughest requirements. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Sapphire Wafer Carriers

Sapphire Solutions to Precision Machined Wafer Carriers. Insaco, Inc is a recognized worldwide leader in custom machined ceramic and sapphire parts for the semiconductor industry. We custom manufacture multiple hole wafer carriers in sapphire for GaAs and other semiconductors. Special nested designs for development programs are welcome. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Silicon Carbide

Insaco solves ceramics thermal conductivity problem. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Semiconductor Wafer Processing Nesting

Specialty custom machining of sapphire and ceramic wafers allows Insaco to respond to customer needs for nesting of wafers in larger carriers. Insaco machines and jig grinds precise features to extreme tolerance in ceramic materials. (read more)