Defense programs are the largest segment of our business. General Tool manufactures a wide variety of parts for defense programs using all of its capabilities of Engineering, Fabrication, Machining, Assembly and Test. These parts require the the highest levels of project management and quality certifications. We’re proud to have earned the highest scorecard ratings from our customers

General Tool has equipped Navy Destroyers with 9130, 9140 and now the 9160 Generator sets for over 30 years, as well as with pallet hoists and cooling components for ammunition systems. We’ve also supplied the EMALS systems for aircraft carriers, along with Torpedoes, Radar, Sonar components and Missile Launchers. On the Virginia and new Columbia class submarines, we’ve provided weldments and hardware for missile tubes.

Joint Strike Fighter CFRP (Carbon Fiber Resin Plastics) composites are also a part of our monthly shop production.