To help save our customers time and money on the finish part requirements Excalibur manufacturing has engineers on staff that assist in research and development as well as conceptual and component design. Our engineers work closely with customers to define the requirements and design assemblies and the components for economical manufacturing. These engineers complement our staff of estimators who are also qualified to discuss part of requirement.


Excalibur Engineering department uses SolidWorks as their primary CAD platform. Excalibur has assembled a list of preferred files which will maximize the engineering efficiency. The more information we receive the better. We understand that this information is not always available to the customer due to security issues or intellectual property controls so we will do our best to work out the best solution.

Suggested CAD File Formats

Sheet Metal Fabrication Tolerances

Sheet Metal Gauge Thickness