RAPID CREEK CUTTERS EST 2001

Custom Signs such as this one for a military unit are fabricated at Rapid Creek Cutters.

Metal signs and Artwork is my specialty.

We ship to all 50 states.  100's of Custom Signs, Waterjet Cutting, Plasma Cutting, CNC Router cutting, Welding & Metal Fabrication.  Tons of past job photos shown in the links at the top of the page.  Metals 1, Metals 2, Metals 3, etc.  I will keep adding to these as I complete new jobs.  Thanks for visiting the site!

Welding and Metal Fabrication.  Flux cored arc welding in progress by me.

Metal Fabrication


  • Veteran Owned---Veteran Operated Shop.
  • Pat Burrington, Owner.  US Army Metalworker-Welder 1988-1992.
  • Associates Degree- Welding & Metallurgy Technology 1993.
  • Certified Welding Inspector (AWS) 1994-
  • Associates Degree- Non-Destructive Testing Technology 1995.  
  • Thank you for supporting a Veteran.

Waterjet cutting custom signs on the OMAX waterjet.

Waterjet Cutting

OMAX Waterjet ( www.omax.com ) cutting table that can cut up to 4" thick steel.  Also for metal fabrication, stainless, aluminum, stone, tile, glass and mirror cutting.   For more info on what waterjets can do for you:  www.waterjets.org


PlasmaCAM cutting table in action cutting a few hundred gate and fence brackets.

Plasma Cutting

Plasma table capable of 3/4" steel.  My main tool for custom signs.   For more info on my table please check out:   http://www.plasmacam.com/index.php 


Laguna router table for custom signs.  It cuts acrylic signs, wood signs and engraves metal.

CNC Router Cutting

The router table is ideal for wood signage, plastic signage, engraving, foam cutting, custom signs of kinds and much more.  Specs and info my my table can be found at: www.lagunatools.com   


Machine shop work being done on the lathe and mill in the Rapid Creek Cutters shop.

Machine work/light industrial.

The shop also has a lathe/mill, 100 ton press brake, 4 ft. metal shear and 55 ton ironworker to accommodate all types of work for custom signs, welding, and metal fabrication.  Shown is my combo Grizzly lathe/mill  ( www.grizzly.com )

Rapid Creek Cutters blog

OCCASIONAL UPDATES AS TO WHAT'S UP AT THE METAL SHOP.