Davenport Machine Benefits from Increase in Aerospace Industry

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For over 100 years, American Manufacturing has understood that the most efficient and cost effective way to manufacture large volumes of turned machine parts is on a Davenport. The American aerospace industry has always understood that the best way to get flawless quality and a repeatable process for manufacturing aerospace fasteners is on a Davenport. […]


Stories of Earl Brinkman: Stories from the Plant

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Coolant Blues There are many stories of things going wrong in the plant. Most were just human error or ignorance and I guess you could say this incident is both. The men in the turret lath department were plagued by dermatitis on a regular basis. The machines coolant sumps would be pumped out and cleaned […]


Stories of Earl Brinkman: Growing Up Poor

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Hiking to the Blueberry Ledges As one of fourteen kids Dad and his siblings were always put to work in one way or another. Grandma Brinkman was a great cook and had many skills that helped keep the family fed. She would send the boys off to the blueberry ledges with homemade back packs made […]


Stories of Earl Brinkman: Family

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Grandpa Brinkman and most of the boys either worked in the Copper mines or lumber camps. When the mines started to close Grandpa Brinkman went down to Milwaukee to find work. He sent money home to his wife on a regular basis. He eventually brought everyone down to Pierce Street to a little two story […]


Marroquin Industries Established as Davenport Machine’s New West Coast Distributor

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Davenport Machine, Inc. announced this month that it has teamed with Marroquin Industries Corporation to create Davenport West, an exclusive distribution center of Davenport spare parts and new machines based in Los Angeles. Marroquin Industries Corporation, founded by Emilio R. Marroquin, has specialized in the design engineering and manufacturing of automation systems retrofitted on conventional […]


Stories of Earl Brinkman: Dad’s Sayings

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Dad was well known for many of his favorite sayings. “How are you Earl?” would invariably be answered with, “Right in the pink!” But he had many more which just keep on surfacing in my vocabulary. Here are some of the ones that I remember and sometimes practice. Sayings: Earl W. Brinkman The transgressor never […]



Davenport Announces 24-Hour Delivery for Cams

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Davenport Machine now offers 24-hour delivery for cams. We also offer drastically reduced delivery time for custom engineered cams. All customers providing Davenport with custom requirements will receive cams in just 4 business days. For more information, contact the Davenport team today.


Davenport’s Multi-Spindle Machine Published in “Production Machining”

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Production Machining has featured Davenport Machine’s tools and technology in an article titled, “Competing on a Multi-Spindle.” For many high-volume applications, multi-spindle automatics are the right technology for production machining. Increasingly, that production efficiency has been pressured by changes in the needs of shops in the form of shorter run jobs and higher tolerances. This […]


Davenport Machine, Inc. Launches Technical Services Group

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Davenport Machine, Inc., a Brinkman International Group company, announced the formation of its new Technical Services Group, a division tasked with supporting the needs of customers gaining new business in the recent economic recovery and growth in the manufacturing sector. The Technical Services Group will draw on the company’s extensive knowledge base and legacy archives […]

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