Owner Vern McElroy has machining, manufacturing, prototyping in his DNA. What started out as an apprenticeship with Gates Rubber Company in 1971 cemented his decades-long commitment to providing quality machining services and support for companies in need of high quality parts manufacturing. In 1986, Vern joined the Rocky Mountain Inventors Congress, fulfilling his desire to combine his technical machining skills with his creative vision. With Vern’s guidance, Quality Components understands the process involved in bringing a drawing on a napkin to life. As an inventor, and patent holder, Vern provides a wealth of knowledge to his customers.
Through the years, Vern recognized a need for close interaction with smaller companies that were developing and marketing “niche” products for the scientific, medical, military, aerospace, robotic, and automation industries. The prevailing “job-shop” mentality in so many of the shops didn’t allow for that level of interaction, so in 1997 Quality Components was open for business in his garage. Since that time, Quality Components has grown into it’s current 6000 square foot facility with 8 employees and the technical capacity