• XL Tooling Ltd, Automation Works, 656 Leeds Road, Huddersfield, HD2 1UB


Our Toolmaking Facility

Our toolmaking facility manufactures injection mould tools up to 2.5 tonnes in weight in the UK.

We also have 10 tonne handling capacity for commissioning of imported mould tools, mould tool repairs and mould tool modifications. Through our sister company we can offer LCC mould tooling sourced from within our group up to 16 tonne.

Our 840m² toolmaking facility is open 6 days per week, making us extremely flexible and responsive to our customer’s needs.

We have built a reputation for fast response times and competitive prices. Our long-term strategy of constant improvement in training, machinery, and software means we maintain an emphasis on quality and efficiency.

XL Tooling UK Toolmaking Facilities
Toolmaking - Injection moulds

Our Toolmaking Capabilities

We provide all the principal plastic injection toolmaking capabilities including:

  • Spark erosion
  • CNC turning
  • 4 axis EDM die sinking
  • Wire erosion
  • Grinding and polishing
  • Tig welding
  • On site support at customer facilities in the UK

See our toolmaking Plant List and Capabilities

Utilising the latest and advanced mould tool design concepts, our moulds are manufactured to the strictest tolerances and customer specifications. Our procedures ensure we maintain full control of the mould manufacturing development from conception through to production.

Our scope of manufacture includes:

  • Aluminium prototype moulds
  • Fully hardened multi-cavity, hot runner moulds
  • Insert loading / Over moulding tools
  • Die cast tooling
  • Sub contract specialist machining

Key markets we service include:

  • Automotive
  • Building & Construction
  • White Goods
  • Electronics
  • Water recycling
  • Materials handling

Examples of our Toolmaking Work

XL Tooling Toolmaking Example - Injection Mould Tool

Single impression Stackable Tray Tool with 4 drop hot runner. Parts used for the DIY market

Multi impression TIE Wrap Tool with multi drop Hot Runner. Parts used for the Haulage industry

XL Tooling Toolmaking Example - Injection Mould Tools

New Circuit Board Box Tool developed for the electronics industry.