Precision Kidd Steel
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Listing of Precision Kidd Steel Company
Focus on Product Features and Customer Benefits
INFINITE SIZE RANGE – 0.028”
TO 3”/ CUSTOM SIZES REDUCE YIELD
LOSSES With PK's processing and die making
capabilities, we can produce an infinite range of sizes from
0.028” to 3”.
PK produces a full range of English and Metric
Sizes in: Steel Rounds, Squares, Hexagons, Octagons, and Flats/
Rectangles, as well as, Special Steel Shapes & Profiles.
Custom sized steel bars can reduce finished part machining
WIDE VARIETY OF SURFACE FINISHES / CAN REDUCE PART FINISHING STEPS
When your application requires a specialized
steel finish, PK can provide: Cold Drawn, Cold Drawn
& Polished, Centerless Ground, Centerless Ground &
Polished or a combination of processes.
Surface Finishes can be provided, as fine as 20 Ra by utilizing our capabilities to: surface improved wire (Defect Free Wire), cold draw and centerless grind & polish. These products help manufacturers save money by reducing part grinding passes.
CUSTOM ENGINEERED QUALITIES / PRODUCTS CRAFTED FOR SPECIFIC PART NEEDS
PK's Supplier Alliances provide PK with hot
rolled steel bar and rod stock melted and refined by top rated
mills to: Customer's Specifications and PK's Comprehensive
Raw Material Spec. This helps to insure the best
raw materials and qualities are used for your applications.
PK routinely provides products to qualities such as, Bearing Quality, Aircraft Quality, Gun / Gun Barrel Quality, CHQ, Plating, Defect Free, NDT Tested, various Military and Automotive Quality Specifications. PK is ISO 9001: 2000 Registered.
CUSTOM ENGINEERED PROCESSING / IMPROVES PART MANUFACTURING
With our flexible manufacturing structure,
PK can combine steel processing technologies to tailor the
characteristics to a customer's specific needs and applications.
Process combinations could involve: Surface Improvement (shaved or turned) wire, Cold Rolling and / or Drawing, plus a wide variety of thermal treating options.
DIMENSIONAL TOLERANCES TO 0.0005”/ REDUCE MACHINING YIELD LOSSES
Net and Near Net tolerances can reduce machining.
PK's extensive expertise and wide range of processing capabilities
have helped PK to make products with tolerances consistently
tighter than industry standards..
Dimensional tolerances on Net and Near Net Shaped products are routinely produced to one half of the Industry Standard Tolerance or even tighter if required, such as 0.0005”.
WIDE VARIETY OF STEEL GRADES / IMPROVE MATERIAL SELECTION
Our Supplier Alliances provide a wide variety
of steel qualities and steel grades through multiple steel
sources. With PK's expertise in cold drawing high alloy
and tool steels, our products can be manufactured in standard,
as well as, special steel shapes and profiles.
Carbon Steel 1006 to 1095; Resulfurized, 1117 to 1151; Free Machining:1215, 12L14; Leaded Steels 10XX, 11XX and 12XX; Alloy Steels: 40XX, 41XX, 43XX, 51XX, 61XX, 86XX, 92XX, 52100, Tool Steels: A-2, D-2,O-1, W-1, S-2, S-5, S-7; High Speed; Stainless Steels: 300 & 400. Click here for more information.
CUSTOM ENGINEERED PROPERTIES / PART SPECIFIC MECHANICAL & MET. PROPERTIES
With our wide range of heat treating options
and cold drawing capabilities, PK can manufacture products
to a customer's specific mechanical and metallurgical property
needs and requirements.
Some examples include: High Strength 100&
125 ksi. Minimum Yield Strength, Hard Drawn Wire to 170 ksi.
Tensile Strength or products for Best Machinability”
or for Maximum Formability. Custom properties are also available
in special shapes and profiles.
CUSTOM ENGINEERED SPECIAL PROFILE SHAPES / REDUCE MACHINING LOSSES
PK has long been recognized as a top industry
leader in the manufacture of cold drawn Special Steel Shapes
/ Steel Profile Bars. Some customers refer to these sections
By cold forming steel bars and wire into Net
and Near Net Special Steel Shapes & Profiles, PK can provide
pre-formed products that can minimize: machining, yield losses,
cycle time and processing steps while improving productivity
and reducing part costs. Click
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