3 Tips When Choosing a World-Class Machining and Casting Partner

Manufacturing partners are a crucial part of your supply chain

Picking the right partner that manufactures high-quality custom inserts can be a difficult decision, but we are here to lighten the load and give you a starting point.  Here are 3 things you should consider when choosing a custom machining partner to help produce parts that are the perfect fit for your unique application.


Yardley Inserts offers quick delivery and turnaround time from its Landisville, PA shop.

1. Quick Delivery and Turnaround Time

No two challenges are alike, that’s why a reliable supplier connection is important. The right partner should have access to the resources to manufacture your custom parts as your needs change.

If your projects require short runs, specialized materials, or quick turnaround make sure you partner with a machining shop that can meet these expectations. Your manufacturer should have a strong supply chain network they can leverage to your benefit to help you get your project completed on time and on budget.

2. Comprehensive Capabilities

Your supplier’s capabilities should make your life easier. Their capabilities can impact multiple parts of the design process and ultimately affect your business’s bottom line.

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But what makes it clear that the custom manufacturer you choose is the right one?  What capabilities set world-class partners apart from the rest? Do they offer:

“Our team is constantly focused on process improvements, whether it’s through better engineering controls, administrative controls, or process controls.” – Mark Broich, VP of Administration

Yardley Inserts operates a range of multi-spindle, single-spindle, and secondary machines to produce complex parts in a wide range of diameters and lengths. Our CNC Lathes and Mills allow us to provide rapid prototypes and short production runs – all while setting ourselves apart from our competition by meeting the requirements above.

3. A Growth Mindset

A growth mindset

Deciding which custom partner is right for you means you’re investing time, money and resources into a relationship and your vendor should be available when you need them. Once you find your partner, you want to make sure they’ll be there for you when you need them.

“We’re committed to being a best-in-class partner and making investments in our infrastructure that benefit our customers by increasing production capacity so we can decrease lead times.” 

Since 1946, Yardley Inserts has been delivering standard and custom insert fasteners for applications ranging from furniture and plastics to medical and electronics. With over 70 years of experience, Yardley Inserts offers a large inventory of more than 21 million standard metal inserts ready to ship and can produce custom insert fasteners quickly and affordably.

How Can We Help You?

At Yardley Inserts, we welcome the opportunity to provide you with high-quality inserts that are specific to your next job. Want to learn more about The Yardley Advantage? Contact us to discuss your specific needs!

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