Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Watson’s Profiling located?

We are located at 1460 South Balboa Avenue, Ontario, California, approximately forty miles east of downtown Los Angeles, near the Ontario Airport.


How long have you been in business?

Watson’s Profiling was founded in 1958 by Andrew Watson and has been in continuous operation ever since.


Is Watson’s Profiling ISO 9001 and AS9100 certified?

Yes. We are certified to ISO 9001:2015 and AS9100D.


What is your machining capacity?

Our maximum milling envelope is 80” x 35” x 30” (xyz), and our maximum turning capacity is 10.3” diameter x 20.0” in length.


Does Watson’s Profiling have CAD/CAM capabilities?

Yes. We use CATIA V5 R20 and Mastercam X4 to process and integrate your Digital Product Definitions (DPD) seamlessly into our manufacturing operations. We can process files in all standard formats including: STEP, CATIA, Parasolids, AutoCAD®, .dwg, .dxf and IGES.


Can you support Long-Term Purchasing Agreements and Just-In-Time delivery requirements?

Yes. Watson’s Profiling has extensive experience with JIT shipments in conjunction with our inventory services for Long-Term Agreements. We maintain thousands of finished parts in stock, ready to ship at a moment’s notice.


Do you guarantee your products?

Yes. All Watson’s Profiling products are guaranteed to be in strict compliance with all applicable drawing specifications and contract requirements.


What types of materials can Watson’s machine?

We can machine a variety of materials including: Aluminum, Carbon Steel, Stainless Steel, Aircraft Alloy Steel, Titanium, Brass, Bronze, Copper, and Plastics.


Do you machine castings and forgings, as well as solid stock?

Yes. We have the precision-machining experience and tooling knowledge required to machine castings and forgings to your exact specifications.


Does Watson’s Profiling build assemblies?

Yes. We maintain a dedicated department to install hardware and other components onto our machined parts, providing our customers with completed assemblies, ready for use.


Who do I contact to find out about doing business with Watson’s Profiling?

We welcome your inquiry. Please contact us to learn more about what Watson’s Profiling can do for you.