Dun-Rite Tool & Machine Company was founded in 1964 by Ronald Cress in a small Dekalb, IL garage. Over the years Dun-Rite has grown into a 55,000 square foot state of the art precision machining, fabricating, manufacturing, and turning facility. Specializing in large turning, Dun-Rite can turn steel up to 32" in diameter, 127" length, and can hold 44,000 pounds between centers in our lathe.

  • About Us

    Located 65 miles west of Chicago, Dun-Rite can provide job shop work for manufacturers in Chicago, Northern Illinois and throughout the Midwest. Materials worked include: aluminum, brass, bronze, copper, tool steel, castings, stainless,and various steel products. Dun-Rite also provides repair machining services.

  • Facility List

    Milling and Boring

    6" Gray - Floor Type Model 660FC

    • Horizontal boring mill 108"
    • Vertical Travel 16'
    • Horizontal Travel DRO
    5" G & L Horizontal Boring Mill
    • 96" Vertical Travel Fagor Controls

    36" x 72" Vertical G & L Machining Center

    • Fagor Controls

    Haas VF3 Vertical Machining Center

    Haas VF6 Vertical Machining Center

    Manual Lagun Vertical Mill DRO Avey Drill Press

    Turning

    Doosan Puma 700L Lathe

    • 31.5" diameter x 125" cc
    • Fanuc Controls

    Mazak Model 3000R Lathe

    • 18" diameter x 120" cc
    • Fanuc Controls

    Ponar Wrockaw Manual Lathe

    • 16" diameter x 120" cc

    Enco Lathe

    • 13" diameter x 40" cc DRO

    Fabrication Equipment

    Whitney Plasma cutting Machine

    • Cutting Capacity 144" x 72"
    • High definition

    Airco Flame Cutting Machine 110" x 120"

    • Cutting capacity 100" x 240"
    • Burny CNC Controls - Model K

    Cincinnati 400 Ton Press Brake with CNC Back Gauge

    HTC Model 250-10A Power Squaring Shear 1/4 " capacity

    CNC Plasma Burner 110" x 120"

    6ft Americor Plate Roll

    Webb Roll 6' capacity 3/8 steel

    Piranha Iron Worker

    Wales Strippit Machine, Super 30 Punch

    Kalamazoo Horizontal Saw 12" x 15"

    Radial Drill 3' arm

    Hyd-Mech Sazoa series Saw


    Welders

    Nelson TR850 Stud Gun

    • Equipped for Aluminum and Stainless Welding

    Arc and Wire Welders (13)

    Plasma Hand Torch


    Handling Equipment

    Traveling Bridge Cranes (9)

    • Lifting capacity up to 10 tons

    Freestanding Jib Cranes (5)

    Forklifts (4)

    • Lifting capacity up to 12,000 pounds

    Overhead Cranes

    Conoco (4) 2 ton capacity

    • 5 ton capacity
    • 7-1/2 ton capacity
    • 10 ton capacity

    Michigan (2)

    • 6 ton capacity
    • 10 ton capacity

    Painting

    Paint Booth 11' x 30'


    Inspection Equipment

    Granite Surface plate 18" x 24"

    1/2 to 20 ID Mics

    32 to 56 ID Mics

    Layout Table 36" x 68"

    1" to 24" Mics (OD)

    1" to 6" bore gauges

    Ringe guages

    Joy Blocks

    12" to 24" height gauges


    Miscellaneous

    Wells Horizontal Band Saw