Pentaxia design and manufacture high quality composite tooling and production parts for a wide variety of industries, which include luxury cars, aerospace and motorsport.
Verified by Make Works Derby and Derbyshire July 2017
Pentaxia was founded as a 5-axis machining specialist, with a single 5-axis RYE machine and expertise in machining. Pentaxia offer extensive 5-axis machining capabilities, with five 5-axis machines capable of processing a range of materials including: Tooling and model boards (epoxy & PU) MDF Aluminium Carbon fibre (plate & trimming) Plastics (nylon). Foam Core (Rohacell) All machines have tool changers fitted, with two machines also offering laser tool measurement. They are happy to give advise on the basic limitations of materials.
|Turnaround Time||Project Dependent|
|Starting Cost||Up to £100|
|Production Access||by appointment|
|File Types||Catia, pdf, iges or most CAD files|
MaterialsComposites Glass Fibre Aluminium Plastic Nylon
ProcessesCNC Milling 5 Axis CNC Milling 3 Axis Artist Fabrication Product Design Product Development Pattern Digitizing Show more
MachinesCNC Machines Cutters Lasers Paint Tools CNC Mill
Video: Make Works Derby & Derbyshire visits Pentaxia in Derby
Pentaxia was founded in 2008 by three people – Stephen Ollier, Adam Norris & Jon Norris with a focus to supply the UK composite industry and motorsport teams with 5-axis machined patterns. The business was based in a small industrial unit, centrally located in the UK (in Derby). To this day, Stephen (Managing Director) and Adam (Production Director) continue to play an active role within the business, John Norris retired in 2015, whilst Tim Ollier also joined as Business Development Director in 2014. Pentaxia now employ about 90 people with a projected turnover of about £6.5 million.
Contact Pentaxia Ltd
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|Address||Wilton House, Alfreton Road, Derby DE21 4AG|