The Gun Company / Nichols Mfg Inc.
913 Hanson Ct.
Milpitas, CA 95035
Nichols Mfg Inc / The Gun Company is an ITAR Registered, ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100 Certified (Quality Management Systems) contract manufacturing company for the Aerospace / Defense / Firearms Industry that specializes in complex machined parts and mechanical assemblies for Space Flight, Ground Support, Special Ordnance and OEM MFG.
Founded in 1979, the company rapidly grew and in the mid- 1980’s and was able to establish a solid customer base to include companies such as: LOCKHEED MARTIN, ROCKWELL COLLINS, ATK, NASA, and NORTHROP GRUMMAN. Through the years, the list of strategic Aerospace and Defense programs that we support has grown to include the International Space Station, FBM Program (Fleet Ballistic Missiles), F-14, F-15, F18, F-35 Fighter Programs, Marine Corps P-7 Vehicle, and numerous satellite programs, along with multiple aftermarket and OEM parts for various firearm platforms.
Our team of machinists, designers, engineers, and support staff are second to none as demonstrated by their strong work ethics and ability to always think outside the box. By constantly looking for improvements in every aspect of our manufacturing processes, Nichols has maintained the highest level of quality that is demanded from the industry we support. Our commitment to excellence, quality and accountability has also enabled us to maintain a GOLD STAR RATING among our Aerospace / Defense customers for over 30 yrs and our continued quest for perfection will continue to rule our company’s guiding principles and provide mission success on each and every part we produce.