Products and Services Index

Albacom’s collaborative approach ensures that we deliver the right solution for you in a number of specialist areas. From electrical assemblies, to microwave technology and innovative coating techniques, lifting equipment to electric motor refurbishment, our team work across a number of disciplines. They share knowledge and apply their practical skills to offer clients a truly collaborative approach. By listening to our clients we can offer advice based on industry best practice and innovative thinking. What Albacom offers is detailed further in the specific divisional pages, but as many of our skills are relevant to a number of circumstances, please get in touch and we will be happy to share with you what we know to suggest the right solution.      

  • 3 Axis Vibration Testing

    From our custom built facilities Albacom can subject component and assemblies to various levels of vibration over three axis.

  • AC & DC Motors

    Albacom sources a wide range of AC and DC motors for food, water, farming, manufacturing, energy industries and general use. We specialise in finding direct replacements for obsolete and legacy equipment, please get in touch to find the right solution for you.

  • Surface Engineering and Machining

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  • Boroscope

    Specialist capabilities to inspect internal bore down to 1.5mm internal diameter.

  • Shock Testing

    Controlled shock testing can simulate the effect of wear and tear on components and assemblies.

  • Autodesk Inventor

    Our experienced designers use Autodesk Inventor 3D CAD  technology to model mechanical parts and assemblies.

  • CMM Measuring

    Our custom built facilities house a three axis machine capable of measuring the dimensions of machined components.

  • Conformal Coating

    Our specialist team know that PCB assemblies require an environmental protection; from acrylic, polyurethene to MIL-I-46058C, there are many options of film - make sure you choose the right one by contacting our specialist team for advice.

  • Coating Techniques

    Albacom offers advice and support when considering a number of coating options. From HVOF to Plasma, Wire Arc to Flame Spray, get in touch and let our 20 years’ experience in this specialist market ensure you make the right choice.

  • Contract Manufacture

    From our custom built facilities we can offer an electronic assembly service ranging from PCB assembly (PTH & SMT) through to full equipment assembly and wiring.

  • Control Gear

    Our trade counter offers a wide range of motor control gear and spare parts.  We hold a variety of stock including electrical sundries, fuses, contactors, circuit breakers and terminals.  Get in touch and tell us what you need.

  • Downhole Drilling Products

    Our specialist engineering solutions allow us to improve the performance of downhole drilling products. From product redesign and repair, to product modification and upgrades for improved performance, reliability and capabilities to withstand extreme environmental conditions.

    Standard range of mud filters: 304 stainless steel variants available as standard product in (outside) diameter 4¾”, 6¾” and 8¼” options.

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  • Environmental Testing

    We can subject components and assemblies to hot and cold temperature testing, thermal cycling, vibration over three axis, shock and bump testing.

  • Equipment Testing

    Periodic examination and/or load testing can be carried out at our facility or on site by our qualified engineers, ensuring you are LOLER compliant. We offer proof load test capability of 10 tonnes.                

  • Extensive Design Experience

    Our collaborative approach offers PSU design for demanding commercial and military applications with output powers up to 2KW and output voltages up to 20KV.

  • High Voltage Testing

    We have specialist testing facilities at our workshop in Dundee to carry out high voltage measurements up to 30KV DC or AC.

  • Equipment Repairs

    Albacom can repair (or replace if more cost effective) most types of lifting tackle including:

    • Manual Chain Blocks
    • Lever Hoists
    • Plate Clamps
    • Grade 8 and Grade 10 Chain Slings

  • Height Safety

    Albacom can supply and examine/ certify your fall arrest and fall restraint equipment including: Safety harnesses, lanyards and all arrest blocks.

  • Motor Rewind

  • Weight Testing

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  • Laser Welding

    Albacom has the expertise and specialist equipment to offer pulsed laser joining of metal assemblies  ranging from 0.05mm - 0.75mm.

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  • Machining

    Albacom's custom built facilities offer milling, turning, drilling, 10 Tonne press and spark eroder capabilities.

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  • NAFI Connectors

    Connectors variousAlbacom supplies Blade and Tuning Fork interconnection sockets and header connectors for defence and aerospace applications. NAFI (Naval Avionics Facility Indianapolis ).

  • Passive Components

      Magic-TeeAlbacom's experienced team can design and manufacture a range of passive devices including, but not limited to, WG-Coax adaptors, cross-guide couplers, loop couplers, branch guide couplers, high and low power terminations, E & H  plane bends, harmonic filters and  transitions.

  • PAT Testing

    Our experienced team specialise in electrical testing of portable equipment (110 - 240 V AC).

  • PCB Assemblies

    backplanesSpecialists in NAFI (Naval Avionics Facility Indianapolis), Backplane Assemblies, Ermet, VME Harbus press-fit connector assembly and general electrical assembly, get in touch to find the right solution for you.

  • Power Supplies LV & HV

    High Voltage Power SupplyAlbacom specialises in high voltage power supplies for typical use with CRT displays, TWT's and industrial process applications . We can also supply low voltage power supplies with any combination of output voltages and currents to get the right solution for you.

  • Rewind & Repair

      Motor being woundFrom our purpose built workshop, Albacom offers full refurbishment, repair and rewind service for motors. We have capacity to handle a variety of motors including geared and brake motors, pumps. fans, dual/ variable speeds, AC and DC motors and 3 phase brake motors. Our experienced team offers a comprehensive service to help with trouble shooting, repair and testing.

  • Sputtering

    Get the right coating for your product. Sputtering offers a physical vapour deposition process to deposit thin coatings on machinery. Get in touch to find out if this is the right approach for you.

  • Testing

    All repairs are tested at our purpose built facility on our test bed. Fully comprehensive testing results in a Motor Test Report to give you a full health check of your motor.

  • Microwave Testing

    Our microwave test facilities are capable of  frequencies up to 40GHz to ensure high quality and reliability.

  • Thermocycling

    Our specialist equipment can test electrical components and assemblies to temperature extremes of -55⁰ to + 150⁰.

  • Tig Welder

    Custom built facilities to offer gap welding of circular metal assemblies up to 1mm thick.

  • Trade Counter

    Albacom's trade counter is centrally located in Dundee and provides easy access for dropping off, collection and purchasing control gear and spare parts. We also provide a mobile service.

  • Trade counter (Lifting Equipment)

    We operate a trade counter where all stock items are available for immediate use including:

    • Polyester Webbing Slings and Round slings
    • Bow and Dee Shackles
    • Grade 8 Chain Slings
    • Eyebolts
    • Weld-on Deckplates
    • Manhole lifting Pins.
    The trade counter is also used to drop off or uplift examined or repaired items. We also supply Lifting Equipment (ex works 1-5 days) including:
    • Manual chain hoists/ trolleys
    • Electric chain hoists/trolleys (110v, 220v, 400v):
    • Wire rope slings
    • Winches and ropes
    • Beam and plate clamps.

  • TWT Amplifiers

      Our specialist engineers design and develop TWTAs for use in radar electronic warfare and communications applications. Specification Sheets: AHPA-14-150_A | AHPA-10-2000 I AHPA-9-150_A

  • Vacuum High Voltage Encapsulation

    Our custom built workshop has the necessary equipment to carry out vacuum encapsulation of electronic assemblies using epoxy resin or silicone rubber.

  • Vertical Hydrogen Furnaces

    Our specialist equipment includes a high temperature hydrogen furnace for brazing and annealing of components (Temp. Max. 1200⁰ C).

  • Wave Guide

    From our custom built facility we can design and manufacture High Power Amplifier output assemblies for use in Satcom applications.

  • Wound Components

    TransformerFrom our custom built facilities we can design and manufacture low and high voltage wound components.

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Jim Davidson, CEO Albacom Limited