Range of Operations

Kadco has capabilities for precision dicing and machining of virtually any hard or soft substrate. This includes ceramic, silicon, glass, metals, and plastics like Torlon. We can deliver your diced substrates wax mounted on glass, tape mounted, or cleaned and packaged. Some of our most common end products include:

  • Capacitors
  • Electronic and optical packages
  • Pressure transducers
  • Lenses
  • Submounts

Engineering & Design Services

We are here to help you through your entire project. Our experts at Kadco do more than just produce your parts, we assist in all stages of product design and development involving even the most difficult materials. We always strive for high quality and low costs throughout design and production. Some areas we specialize in include:

  • Material selection
  • Determining tolerance limits
  • Creating part drawings in Auto CAD
  • Conversion of engineering design formats (eg. .igs) into machine code (eg. .nc)
  • SmartScope measurements
  • Coordination with outside fabricators
  • Water jet cutting of refractory materials

Regardless of what stage of product development you are in, we can work with you to make your product a success. The more information we have from you, the better. Please contact us to get started.


Kadco Ceramics can provide many metalization schemes on many types of substrates. Commonly requested coatings include:

  • Nickel/gold plating on copper
  • Molybdenum/manganese fired on ceramics
  • Sputtered coatings such as titanium/palladium/gold on alumina
  • Direct bond copper on ceramic

Quality Management

We maintain the highest quality from order entry to machine processing and final shipping. We are committed to continuous quality improvement. To do this we:

  • Complete regular internal quality audits
  • Use process control
  • Have internal material control
  • Continually update and acquire measuring equipment

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