About

Paragon D&E is a certified small business providing full-service tooling and machining with design and build capabilities. Paragon is located in Grand Rapids, MI and was established in 1959.

Paragon designs and manufactures prototype to production tooling in aluminum, steel, invar and composites for simple to complex aerospace parts. Paragon also machines and CMM inspects composite and metal parts including titanium and inconel. With 50+ ton crane capacity and machines from 1 ft. to 52 ft. in length, Paragon is equipped to handle large and small projects.

Customer satisfaction at Paragon is achieved through experienced engineers, machinists and technicians as well as quality focused internal systems. Our quality is maintained through material and special process certification, incoming inspections, continuous monitoring and final inspection prior to release for shipping.

Paragon Products and Services include:

  • Aluminum & Steel tooling
  • Composite tooling
  • Aerospace tooling
  • DOD machining
  • 5 axis machining of metal or composite
  • Tool engineering & consulting
  • Compression molding tools & tryouts
  • Injection molding tools & tryouts
  • Low-volume production support
  • Contract machining
  • Model Shop
  • 3D Plate Bending
  • Honeycomb Core Crushing
  • Stretchform Tooling



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