About Us

Custom and specialty manufacturing

Microlap is a leading U.S. manufacturer of high-precision industrial components made from synthetic ruby, sapphire, ceramic, carbide and other hard materials. We offer standard products or we can custom-manufacture to your exact specifications.

Quality control

Strict quality controls are in effect during every phase of design and production. Using microscopes and highly precise measuring instruments, our quality assurance specialists ensure the ultimate in product consistency.

Serious about precision for nearly 70 years

Microlap was established by the federal government as the Turtle Mountain Ordnance Plant, with production of jewel bearings beginning in 1952. The name was changed in 1973 to the William Langer Jewel Bearing Plant. In 1996, the plant was privatized and renamed Microlap Technologies, Inc.