The hardware experts at DNL offer you the most complete service:
- Same-day quotes 90% of the time, usually within a few hours
- Simple purchasing process
- Technical expertise for any item we sell
- Quick order turnaround time
- Vast knowledge of readily available and alternate part numbers
- Immediate availability and responses to inquiries, often after hours
Let us at DNL Components use our fastener expertise to make your job easier.
DNL Components specializes in consulting on projects for mil-spec hardware and components, serving the following industries:
- Aviation and Aerospace Manufacturing
- Professional Motorsports
- Satellite Manufacturers
- Rocket Launchers
- eVTOL (Flying Cars)
- Machine Shops
DNL’s experienced staff will source your list of hardware using world-leading manufacturers to provide the highest quality fasteners. Our Southern California location is home to many of these companies, allowing us to offer short lead times and fast delivery.
Our extensive market knowledge allows us to source mil-spec components and specialty hardware that meet your specifications, including custom-made parts. We are known for our capacity to collaborate with purchasers and engineers while sourcing your mil-spec specialty fasteners and hardware at the best possible price.
Larry is originally from Washington, where he attended Western Washington University in Bellingham. His professional career started in the auto rental industry. After working several years for a major company, he decided to be an owner/operator of an auto/truck business in southern California.
In 2006, he sold the business and started working with a friend building racecars, purchasing mil-spec hardware for the builds.
After two years, Larry moved on to work with Coast Fabrication, a hardware supplier to nearly every major race team in the US and several Formula 1 teams.
Larry learned other aspects of the business once he caught the ‘bug’ for hardware, which included purchasing and management of the company.
During this time, he began selling to SpaceX and, soon after, other launchers, as well as the flying car (eVTOL) industry. Consequently, Coast Fabrication was sold to a UK-based company. He remained on board until early 2022, when DNL Components was launched.
Larry’s outside interests include bicycle riding and racing; he enjoyed motorcycle racing in his youth.
A Southern California native, Donny has worked both the aerospace manufacturing and distributing for decades.
His decade-plus experience at Coast Fabrication helped give him an encyclopedic knowledge of AN/MS/NAS fasteners. Along with his myriad industry contacts, Donny can help you rapidly source hard-to-find parts. As a business owner, Donny continues to provide customers with an unparalleled service experience.
When not in the office, Donny can be found backpacking in the High Sierras, attending auto races, and enjoying all Orange County has to offer.
Cody is originally from New Jersey where his professional career started in the autobody industry. After working several years for a family-owned business, he decided to start working with a friend building racecars as a chassis technician and composite specialist.
After four years, Cody moved went to work with Coast Fabrication, a hardware supplier to nearly every major race team in the US and several Formula 1 teams.
Cody learned other aspects of the business including inventory management and operations. After Coast Fabrication was sold to a UK-based company. he remained on board until late 2022.
After working at Coast Fabrication, he joined DNL Components to work with longtime friends, work colleagues, and mentors Larry Pointer, and Donny Franco.
Cody’s outside interests include playing guitar and racing, and he enjoyed dirt bike trail riding during his youth.