Continuous Testing Ensures Excellence in Quality

Below is a excellent article posted with permission from Gallup Solutions on the benefits of continuous testing through all phases of the product development cycle. The article provides compelling insight into how continuous testing facilitates and e... Read More

MCM Takes Engine Cam Phasing Valve Testing to the Next Level

Here at Michigan Custom Machines, we test millions of cam phasing valves every year in the USA and across the globe. Is your company one of the lucky ones? Variable camshaft timing or VCT was developed by the Ford Motor … Read More
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The Quest for Fuel Efficiency

Automobile manufacturers are constantly researching and testing new and innovative ways to improve fuel efficiency. 9- and 10-speed automatic transmissions, cylinder deactivation and weight reduction have grown to become three of the leading avenues ... Read More

Automation News / PLC Driver Software MCM Machine

According to Michigan Custom Machines, the software helped it slash PLC programming costs by $5,000 to $20,000 per machine, compared to using OLE for Process Control (OPC) or Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) Servers. The cost reduction is primarily becaus... Read More
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Reducing Inertial Noise for Injector Testing

MCM chose an R&W coupling, custom model for this application – the adapters were custom to fit the different shaft sizes and the shaft locks we used. It was known when sizing this coupling that the commercially available off the … Read More

MCM to Host 3rd Annual Dream Cruise Picnic – August 18, 2012

That year, 250,000 people participated—nearly ten times the number expected. The rest, as they say, is history. Today, the Woodward Dream Cruise is the world’s largest one-day automotive event, drawing 1.5 million people and 40,000 classic cars e... Read More

Bringing Jobs Back

We’ve been reading a lot of press concerning U.S. manufacturing companies “reshoring” and bringing manufacturing jobs back to the United States. The companies reportedly involved include household names like Ford Motor, Buck Knives, Master Lock... Read More

MCM broadening horizons

In order to continue our current annual growth trend, Michigan Custom Machines is exploring other potential markets for development. We are actively pursuing alternative opportunities in machinery building. Our focus will be on equipment that would u... Read More

MCM Employee honored as Leader under 40

LEADER UNDER 40: JASON STODDARD LEAD CONTROLS ENGINEER, MICHIGAN CUSTOM MACHINES INC. – AS ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING, MOTT COMMUNITY COLLEGE Control Engineering Staff 10/03/2011 JASON STODDARD, 28 LEAD CONTROLS ENGINEER, MICHIGAN CUSTOM MACHINES I... Read More

MCM attains Inc. magazine recognition 4th consecutive year

Michigan Custom Machines, Inc. (MCM), has been named to Inc. Magazine’s “Inc 5000” list of fastest growing, privately held companies for a fourth consecutive year. To make the list companies must show sustained, significant growth o... Read More
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