We provide Die Making, Tooling, Specialty Machining and Stamping to many businesses.
GTC is dedicated to providing quality goods and services through partnerships that will sustain corporate growth and profit for both the Customer and GTC.
Marvin Graff, President
" I credit my high school metals teacher Ray Bush for the inspiration to pursue the metals related field."
After graduation from Murphysboro High School in 1975, Marvin acquired an Associate in Applied Science, Tool and Manufacturing Technology degree at Southern Illinois University in 1978. He then worked at a tool and die shop and served a four-year Tool & Die Apprenticeship with GE, completing this in 1983. This consisted of classes in the evening and building complex Progressive Dies and Injection Molds during the day. Marvin progressed through Tool Designer, Manufacturing engineer, CNC programming, Tooling Sales, Manufacturing Manager and Operations Manager for a satellite tooling plant for a large Aerospace Manufacturer, prior to starting Graff's Tooling Center Incorporated in September 2002.
Graff's Tooling Center Incorporated Capabilities
Design and build Dies, Molds, Special Tools and Fixtures, Specialty Machining, Ram and Wire EDM, Precision Grinding, Turning, Production Machining and Stamping, Precision Honing, Sand Blasting, Atmosphere controlled Heat Treating, Welding, Sawing and Shearing, Precision measuring : CMM, Optical comparator and miscellaneous other precise measuring methods.
Graff's Tooling Center has six full time employees with over 75 accumulative years expierence in the machine shop field.