Trive Capital, a Dallas-based private-equity firm, has partnered with California Brazing of Newark, Calif. Founded in 2002, California Brazing manufactures complex, high-tolerance components for space, aircraft connectivity, specialty electronic and defense applications. The company specializes in heat treating, CNC machining and metallic and ceramic vacuum brazing for both OEM and Tier 1 defense and communication customers. 

California Brazing operates out of two facilities in the San Francisco area and in Carson City, Nev., delivering turnkey manufacturing of mission-critical parts that include satellite waveguides, antenna sub-systems, cold plates and other thermal-management devices.