By: Wesco Aircraft Hardware  09-12-2011
Keywords: supply chain, Inventory Management

  • Wesco Aircraft seeks to become your provider for your Machined and Fabricated Parts requirements

  • To service the Customer utilizing the broad variety of commodities we offer

  • Make Wesco your “one stop shop”

Wesco’s Supply Base

  • Wesco’s supply base is chosen because of their expertise in their own field

  • Over 75 AS9100 certified suppliers

  • Aerospace product knowledge

  • Wesco’s procurement practice enables suppliers to produce larger quality quantities of parts


  •   With the same strategies as applied to our other commodities, Wesco supply chain management expertise, guarantees that we meet our customers needs

  • Our ability to partner with our Supply Base provides a proactive relationship

  • Wesco takes on the responsibility of the Customers need

Machined Parts and Hardware

  • Some of the advantages of this commodity is to provide the customer with complete assemblies including installation of Bearings or types of Hardware into Machined parts. A good example of this would be a complete Rod End. (Bottom Right)


Some of more than Wesco’s 20 capabilities include:

  • Turned

  •   Milled

  •   3, 4 and 5 Axis

  • Stamped

  • Formed

  • Automatics

  • Swiss Types

  • Thread Rolled

  • Shims

  •  Tubes
  • Water Jet/Laser Cut
  • Mill/Turned
  • Broach/Gear Cuttings
  • Fittings
  • Grinding
  • Hot/Cold Headed
  • EDM
  • And more…….

Inventory Management              

  • Machined and Fabricated Parts is another commodity where our expertise in Inventory Management is utilized

  • Wesco relieves the customers inventory needs by absorbing inventory  cost

  • We guarantee the solidity of our price and delivery by committing to Long Term Agreements

  • Many of our Customers are adding this commodity to their current JIT programs due to our strong JIT capability and track record

Current Customers of Machined Parts

  • Rolls-Royce (North America, UK)

  • GKN

  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Japan

  • Kaman Aerospace

  • Pratt & Whitney

  • BAE Systems

  • Moog Aerospace

  • Business Fit       

Wesco Aircraft is your best choice because we provide:

  • What you want

  • As you need it

  • Where you need it

  • When you need it

  • From one source/Wesco

  • At competitive prices

  • Our abilities meet your requirements

Keywords: Inventory Management, supply chain

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Other products and services from Wesco Aircraft Hardware



Outside Tooling application specialist to assist you onsite with fastener to tooling identification, pre-drilling and drilling applications and array of specialty tooling needs. All tool sales are covered by Manufacturers Warranty and serviced by Wesco factory authorized repair facility. Highly trained inside sales staff to meet your daily needs of technical support and procurement request.



With our enormous spectrum of products, ready inventories and our experience staff, Wesco is your one stop source for all fittings and other hardware needs. Clamps – saddle clamps, p-clips, line support blocks/fairleads, v-band clamps, worm drive clamps, band clamps, cushion clamps, quick release clamps. Fittings – elbows, tee’s, cross, unions/couplings, bulkhead fittings, thrust wire nuts, swaged and shape memory fittings, ferrules.



Whether your need is for ten bearings or ten thousand, our experienced and courteous customer professionals are waiting for your call. Ball Bearings – Angular contact, duplex, Gothic arch, miniature, radial, split race, super-duplex, thin-section, torque tube, thrust. Wesco Aircraft is an Authorized Bearing Distributor for virtually every manufacturer of precision aerospace bearings.



Wesco can provide everything from solid rivets to blind rivets, Hi-Loks to Lockbolts, high strength bolts in sleeved and sleeveless versions and in a variety of materials and finishes and all types of blind bolts. Wesco is one of the largest procurers of aerospace fasteners in the world, and in some cases our aggregated purchases far exceed those of the OEM’s.



Electronic ProductsWesco Electronic Products Group is an authorized/franchised distributor for a wide variety of interconnect and electro- mechanical devices. Value added connectors - stock to build lead times – 3-5 days. Shrink Tubing and Solder Sleeves.



Are you ready for consistent on-time delivery, complete compliance with specifications, reduced inventory, and increased cash flow. At Wesco, we eliminate supply chain obstacles and typically reduce total cost by more than 30%. Would you like to increase your manufacturing floor space and productivity of your workforce.