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A-1 Engraving Co., Inc.
A-1 Engraving Company, Inc.
8225 Phlox St. Downey, CA 90241
Tel- (562) 861-2216
Fax- (562) 869-9486

For an RFQ call or email us at sales@a-1engraving.com
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Latest News
To better serve our customers needs we have added a Haas CNC Milling Center to our ever expanding business.

About Us

A-1 Engraving Company, Inc. has long been established as the Go-To industry leader for metals and plastics precision marking services including CNC engraving, panel and enclosure fabrication, laser marking, silk screening, deep etching and chemical etching.

Since 1966, A-1 Engraving Co., Inc. has been providing customers worldwide with courteous, professional services and products that are unrivaled in the industry. We are capable of printing and engraving on irregular surfaces that many other engravers shy away from and we do it with consistency.


Below is an overview of the services and solutions A-1 Engraving Company, Inc. provides. At A-1 Engraving Company, Inc., we have been serving the commercial, industrial, aerospace and public industries since 1966 and aim to provide the same convenient, quality service that has made us a leader in the engraving industry.

If at anytime, while you are browsing through our services section, you have a question related to any of our services don't hesitate to call us at (562) 861-2216 or send us an e-mail at sales@a-1engraving.com

2D & 3D Engraving
We utilize state of the art technology to perform both two dimensional and three dimensional engraving tasks faster, better and with consistent location and depth. We can engrave on just about any surface including stainless steel, aluminum and plastic, square or round. we engrave on nameplates, dials, scales, signs, elevator panels, molds, dies, electrodes and many other parts. Please call with any special needs.

Laser Marketing
Creating permanent marking by removing the coating from objects without metal penetration, engraving & cutting out labels or signage in plastics of assorted colors, or even marking certain metals with depth, are examples that can be achieved in our laser departments.

Computer driven software allow the marking of more sophisticated logos and artwork, or even inventory controlled markings, some of which utilize various barcode marks including DataMatrix UID.

We have several laser technologies in use that can cover most requirements demanded by the various industries.

CNC Panel Fabrucation

Utilizing our Strippitę, a CNC 25 Ton 10 station turret punch press gives us the capability of holding close tolerances to better serve the customer's needs. When it comes to panel fabrication, A-1 Engraving Co. handles the whole project from blueprints to completion. We can provide finishings - chem film, painting, brush finish, anodize or other needs.


A-1 Engraving Company has a full in-house silkscreening department.Many times a part requires special or multi-color finishing after the fabrication process. At A-1 Engraving Co., we recognize that need and have invested in a silkscreening department capable of doing everything including four color process. We can silkscreen to mil specs on just about any part with the exception of round objects. Some examples include plastic, aluminum and steel parts, as well as wooden signs. In addition, we can silkscreen even a single object thus providing great versatility to companies who might need a prototype or just require one replacement piece.

At A-1 Engraving Co., we do photoetching in aluminum with multiple colors or just a single color,
from .003 to .125 thick up to 20x24 in size.

Additional Services

In our effort to provide you with a one stop shop for your production needs we have-
Chem Etch

We also have a graphics department that can help with your design and can also accept electronic files in various formats. And to save you precious time, we can accept your files via e-mail.
Paint Filling
We paint fill everything thats gets engraved in-house providing the final touches to any engraved surface. Additionally, we can paint fill objects provided by our clients that have beed pre-engraved, molded or cast.

We support the following software

CorelDraw, Adobe Illustrator, Casmate Pro, Cimagrafi, Photograve, EPS Files,
HPGL Files and other various vector & bitmap* files

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