The Entwistle Company and our Danville Division (formerly Lockley
MFG Group) have supported the Department of Defense, as well as
other major Defense Contractors such as Aerojet, Honeywell,
General Dynamics and Raytheon, with Ordnance
Programs since the World War II era.
Involvement in these ordnance programs has helped us to develop
innovative manufacturing techniques, diversify and expand our
all the while giving us the competitive edge to insure on time
delivery and excellent product quality to our customers.
Utilizing dedicated equipment and designing specialized machines
for specific operations enables Entwistle to manufacture ordnance
equipment solely within our facility and manage all processes
and procedures from the design phase to final shipment.
These sub-contract programs, primarily for “build to print” equipment
in volume quantities, include a wide range of products such as… walleye
wings, zuni rocket launchers, anti-submarine rockets (ASROC),
shrike missile fins, sidewinder air to air guidance fins. Tear
projectile launchers, torpedo stowage systems, 38-B practice
Bombs, 46-E practice bombs, MK-41 Destructor Series Air to Sea
Stowage Systems, Ballistic Aerial Targets (BATS), Combined Effects
Munitions Dispensers (CEM) and Joint Direct Attack Munitions