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Serving our customers since 1979



At BEAR MACHINE every customer is unique and requires a unique solution. Whether you represent a small, local company, or a global manufacturer, no job is too small or too big for us. From the first-time customer to the satisfied regular customer, each job is given the specific attention necessary to provide you with the assurance to order from us with confidence. We have the equipment and expertise to get your ideas from concept to implementation. We'll work with you to earn your trust on every project.


- General Machining
- Welding
- Fabrication
- CNC Machining
- Small Production Runs
- Specialty Runs
- Troubleshooting
- Design Work
- Emergency Repairs

- Local Delivery and Pickup



For over 40 years Bear Machine Tool & Die, Inc. has provided machine shop services to customers across the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Brazil. Through the decades our capabilities have continued to grow as we offer services to a wide range of industries including construction, manufacturing, packaging, food, medical and supply chains. 


We help our clients solve problems, whether it’s dealing with exacting tolerances or working with difficult materials. Our highly experienced and skilled team of machinists will work with you to help find solutions for your specific needs. Our team has a depth of knowledge in all areas of machining.


We have a diverse list of standard and specialized equipment. We have both CNC and manual mills, with 3rd and 4th axis capabilities, including large diameter turning of 45" over ways, 17' between centers and a boring mill with a X = 49", Y = 44", Z = 55" capacity, along with CNC and manual lathes, surface grinders, and most fabrication equipment needed for any job.


We are experts at manufacturing custom parts to repair equipment after breakdowns. If you're experiencing frequent equipment malfunctions, we will take the time to troubleshoot the damage and offer upgrade solutions to prevent future breakdowns.



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Phone (815) 932-4204
Fax      (815) 932-9971

928 East Broadway Street
Bradley, IL  60915

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Serving Kankakee County area businesses and

the manufacturing industry worldwide since 1979

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