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Wednesday, December 20, 2006

Serious business, glittery ornaments

MILFORD

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Chip Lehrer, vice president of sales at Photofabrication Engineering Inc. in Milford, with some of the company's baubles
(Globe Staff Photo by Bill Polo)

Photofabrication Engineering Inc. in Milford makes metal parts that have gone into space with the shuttle and into the deep on submarines. They also go into people's bodies to repair shattered bones.

But 30 percent of the high-tech photochemical etching business is in making Christmas ornaments.

Read more about the glitzy side of the company's business in tomorrow's Globe West.

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