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Machine Shop Recommendation?

Post by Steve Simmons » Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:47 am

I need a simple job done to an XPAG head (MG TC). Any recommendations west of the San Fernando Valley? Oxnard perhaps?

Update: Also need flywheel machining and balancing.

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Re: Machine Shop Recommendation?

Post by daysineuropa » Sat Mar 07, 2015 9:09 am

RON WILLIAMS AUTO MACHINE SHOP
1291 N OLIVE ST
Ventura, CA 93001
(805) 648-1834

Dennis Williams runs the shop these days. Very experienced and capable machinists.

In the Valley, Valley Head Service on Londelius.

http://www.valleyhead.com

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Re: Machine Shop Recommendation?

Post by daysineuropa » Sat Mar 07, 2015 9:15 am

Also in Ventura, Main Auto Machine Shop
1200 Callens Rd, Ventura, CA 93003

Formerly called Fain's.

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Re: Machine Shop Recommendation?

Post by Steve Simmons » Sat Mar 07, 2015 10:55 am

Thanks, I have a machine shop in the valley already but I was hoping for something on this side. One thing I miss about where I used to live was the unlimited supply of machine shops, parts stores, welders, painters, etc. Out here there is literally nothing.

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Re: Machine Shop Recommendation?

Post by wellwoodautorestoration » Tue Mar 10, 2015 8:38 am

I would be interested in a place that can balance flywheels. I dont have anyone.
Cheers, Dave

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Re: Machine Shop Recommendation?

Post by Larry Kluss » Wed Mar 11, 2015 12:44 pm

Dave, It looks like The Balance Shop in Reseda may still be in business. I used them many years ago.

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Re: Machine Shop Recommendation?

Post by Steve Simmons » Mon Mar 16, 2015 5:46 pm

Called Ron Williams and he was very hesitant about doing the things I was talking about. Maybe that's a good thing, as it means he's honest. Said he would take a look if I want. Unfortunately he can't do the flywheel work I need though.

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Re: Machine Shop Recommendation?

Post by Martin Keller » Mon Mar 16, 2015 8:40 pm

Hi Steve,

Try this place.

1st Point Mechanical Design & Fabrication
2225 1st St # 107, Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 583-2646

We use this shop at work and the owner is very good. If he can not due it he will tell you that and he might know who can do what you need.
Hope this helps.
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