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Technical Capabilities

  • Materials: solid bars of ferrous and non-ferrous metals including brass, bronze, copper, nickel silver and various grades of low carbon steels.
  • Pinion rod: we are tooled for numerous pinion rod items within the following parameters .100” to 1.250” outside diameter, 12 to 80 pitch, in any number of teeth, 14-1/2 deg pa or 20 deg pa standard involutes tooth profiles. Special tooth forms and metrics profiles can also be provided.
  • Custom shapes: shapes can be produced to almost any configuration and specification, dependent on customer requirements. The major parameter is that the overall size must fit within approximately a 1.250” circle.
  • Corner radii: .005” to .007” nominal (closer if required).
  • Tolerance: .002” nominal and as close as .0005” depending on configuration.
  • Surface finish: surface finish is provided in the 10 to 18 micro inch range.
  • Finished form: material is shipped in straight bar lengths or coil form.
  • Packaging: material is provided in wooden boxes and shroudedin plastic to insure safe transport to your location. Special packaging requirements can be accommodated.
  • Chemical certification: chemical certification is available upon request for all material shipped from utility mfg.