Windings has been a trusted supplier of motors, generators, and electromagnetic components to the defense industry for over 50 years. Founded in 1965 to produce synchro motors used in commercial and military avionics, Windings is well versed in the design and regulatory requirements driven by the unique packaging and performance challenges associated with military operations.
We partner with numerous government agencies and prime contractors to deliver a wide variety of solutions for critical military applications. Across land, sea, and air, from fin actuation on shoulder-fired missiles to primary propulsion on mini-submarines and barrel actuation on helicopter-mounted Gatling guns, Windings’ has a broad range of experience solving some of the most complex electromagnetic challenges for the military.
One of the things that makes Windings unique is our stance on ownership of intellectual property. Our view on IP gives Windings customers the flexibility they need to prevent supply chain issues related to single sourcing, protecting business assets that are core to their business. Intellectual Property retention is recommended for customers who need assistance developing their projects’ design and want to safeguard their project’s information and supply chain. For more information on retaining your application’s IP, contact our team!
Our high-quality products and optimization services have earned us a strong reputation as a trusted partner. To ensure the stringent requirements are met consistently, Windings’ Quality Management System (QMS) Certifications include ISO 9001:2015 / AS9100-D, ITAR Registration, RoHS 2002/95/EC, and NADCAP Accreditation. In addition, Windings’ employs J-STD-001 Application Specialists and a J-STD-001 Certified Instructor to ensure the highest quality soldering operations.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- How is AS9100 different from ISO9000?
AS9100 is a quality management standard targeted to the Aerospace industry. ISO9000 is a quality management standard targeted to other industries not related to Aerospace.
- What does AS9100 mean?
AS9100 is a quality management certification published by SAE.
- What is ITAR Registration for manufacturers?
ITAR registration is the official certification given by the DoD which allows for the handling of defense-related articles.