High Precision Photo Chemical Etching

A manufacturing process for precision thin metal parts with simple to complex designs. Reliably delivering prototypes to large volume parts and finishing services to industries for over 25 years. 

Photo Etching Services for Industries Seeking Manufacturing Design Solutions


Advanced Metal Etching examples of photo chemically etched parts with tight tolerances

What is photo chemical etching? Learn how the photochemical machining process achieves precision with low tolerances and is a cost-effective option for parts with complex designs. 


Photochemical etching process: Metal Prep

Learn the range of metal thickness and lowest tolerances possible for photo etched parts. Our photo etching metal inventory includes Steels, Nickel, Copper, among many others, to get your products to market faster.


Learn how low-cost digital tooling and photo etching techniques can lower your costs. We can explain tolerances, and suggest design modifications for optimal results. 


tin plated photo chemical etching supplier

In-house bright tin, matte tin and nickel flash plating to enhance your electronic photo etched parts. Other finishing services available.

A Photo Chemical Etching Company Since 1993

Why Advanced Metal Etching?

For over 25 years we have been a leading provider of chemical etching services.  Our experience with a variety of industrial components allows us to regularly offer engineers technical assistance in the Design For Manufacturing process. Our long-standing cross-trained employees and relationships with vendors help us find cost-effective photochemical machining solutions, on-time delivery, and guaranteed quality. Our goal is to save you time and money on your projects while providing the highest quality.  We are ISO 9001:2015 certified and ITAR registered.

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What Our Customers Say

"ComNav Engineering has used Advanced Metal Etching for many years now. We have always received excellent product and super-excellent customer service. The staff is friendly, courteous, and knowledgeable. I cannot begin to tell how many times AME has helped us in a pinch when we were trying to help our own customers. It is a vendor like AME that allows ComNav Engineering to help our customers when they are in a pinch. AME always goes the extra mile for us. We are so grateful that we have them for a vendor.”

-Etienne Guillory / ComNav Engineering / Quality System Manager

"Advanced Metal Etching is a true Manufacturing Partner and Business Asset. Newko cannot do what we do without them. Top Notch Service and Quality every time. And always ready to step up to the plate for a "Fire Drill". "Thank You" to your team from ours!”

-Scott Ridell / Newko / President

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Give us a few details on your project, and upload drawings if you have them, and we'll be in touch!

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