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Arizona Industries for the Blind (AIB) Production Services Unit (PSU) is ISO9001:2008 and AS9100 certified.  We have built a reputation of providing highly technical employment opportunities for Arizonans who are blind or visually impaired while providing quality products and services.

Core Capabilities

AIB provides our customers with advanced machining and fabrication services.  Our machine shop is equipped with a variety of state of the art technologies.  With experience in machining tight tolerance Stainless Steel and Aluminum parts for the commercial and aerospace industries.  Our capabilities include:

  • Computer Aided Design (CAD)
  • Computer Numeric Control (CNC)
  • Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
  • Milling of complex aluminum and stainless steel components
  • Post operation drilling and tapping services
  • Metal forming (punching/stamping)
  • Secondary operations of hand assembly, packaging and kitting

Equipment List

Vertical Mills:

  • Okuma MB-66VA (CNC Mill 4-Axis)
  • Sharp CNC LMV-42 (MillPWR)
  • 4-Daewoo DVC 320 Diamond Series
  • Fadal 4020A (Rotary Indexer)


  • 2-Okuma Macturn 250W
  • Manual Sharp Lathe (DRO)
  • Mazak Super Quick Turn


  • Minster 45, 55, 65 Ton Press
  • Bliss 35 Ton Press

Contact Information
For further information regarding Arizona Industries for the Blind Manufacturing Services, please contact David Steinmetz.