Corporate Philosophy

Original Flare Building
1976

FLARE is committed to providing the highest level of service while maintaining the lowest possible cost to the customer. We strive to provide precision machining that fits any budget while maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction and repeatability. With employees averaging over 10 years of service in the precision machining and tooling industries, you can rest assured that we have the ability to complete any project you may have.

FLARE, Inc. was established in 1976 by Allen L. Collins, a graduate of the prestigious General Electric (G.E.) Tool and Die Apprenticeship Program. Mr. Collins’ entrepreneurial spirit propelled him into starting his own precision machining company. FLARE, Inc. offers a strong history of more than 40 years of exceptional service and unsurpassed customer support. Our company is headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana, home of Midwestern values and hard-working, talented toolmakers who are committed to delivering products of superior quality. Whether you need a complete machine designed, or just a part machined from your current print, the knowledgeable staff of engineers and machinists at FLARE can provide the support you need to get your project complete on time.

Current Flare Building

FLARE, Inc. has maintained its successful history by continuing to focus on the customer, while providing them with exceptional service. Through a talented employee base of toolmakers, machinists and support personnel, FLARE, Inc. demonstrates its greatest asset, the employees. FLARE develops relationships with its customers where the customers’ needs and satisfaction is paramount. Once you experience the quality products and friendly staff of FLARE you will never want to go anywhere else!