Below is a gallery of photos taken around the shop on a typical day.

As a tool and die shop that has grown into a custom machinery manufacturer, West Salem Tool’s main asset is a core of experienced and skilled machinists and tool and die makers.

In 2019, West Salem Tool acquired new machining capabilities. A Microelectronics BR6150 now allows the milling of parts up to 50″ x 150″ in a single setup.


  • CNC machining centers equipped with 4th axis capability
  • Gantry cranes (up to 10 tons) and high bay doors
  • CNC and manual lathes up to 40″ diameter capacities
  • Wire EDM machines
  • Granite inspection tables
  • In house auto grinding
  • In house heat treat
  • In house welding
  • 3D Computer-Aided Design and Documentation in Solidworks