• Young & Franklin Inc.

    Young & Franklin Inc.

  • Young and Franklin Enterance

    Young and Franklin Enterance

  • Tactair Location

    Tactair Location

Young & Franklin Inc. operates two state-of-the-art facilities located in Liverpool, New York – a suburb of Syracuse.

Over 170,000ft2 of manufacturing and office space offer Young & Franklin unparalleled design, build and test capabilities.  From manual lathes to fully programmable 5-axis horizontal CNC mills with pallet loading ability, YF prides itself on developing and manufacturing products with the highest quality, reliability and maximum durability.

YF continuously invests in plant and equipment to ensure our products meet customer requirements for precision and accuracy.


Design & Engineering

A design-to-build manufacturer, YF works with customers to select an existing design or create a new design that best meets their specifications. YF utilizes computer modeling to verify performance during the design phase. This helps to ensure customer confidence early in product development.

For each application, YF offers customers a variety of technical support services to ensure optimal control solutions before, during and after the sale.



YF has state of the art manufacturing capabilites including CNC mill-turn lathes, horizontal mills with pallet systems, and precision cylindrical grinding and honing capabilities.  YF also employs sophisticated assembly and test processes with specialized tooling and a wide variety of test stands.  Quality is ensured with multiple Coordinate Measuring Machines and Vision Inspection Systems.



Whether it’s proving actuators at forces up to 40,000 lbs or measuring positional accuracies down to 1 micron, YF places each product through an extensive qualification process before being deployed to the field.

The programmable nature of the test stands allows YF to work with customers to customize a test program based on the application duty cycle and environmental conditions.

Products are tested beyond their specifications to ensure performance margins resulting in high levels of durability and reliability.


Repair & Overhaul

At the main facility in Central New York, YF offers comprehensive remanufacturing services for all products.  A team of International Business Partners offer Authorized YF Repair & Overhaul services at locations worldwide for localized maintenance needs.

Remanufacturing restores used, end-of-life products to as-new operating condition by replacing worn or damaged components and updating products to the latest design. 

YF also offers Core Exchange services, hydraulic and EMA actuator upgrades, EMA retrofits, expedited emergency services, and spare parts.