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Capabilities



 

KAT can provide custom packaging, heat treating and plating services to assure that the product arrives ready for assembly. For a complete list of Additional Services, click here >

We can also produce your custom tooling in our tool room for quick turn around and jobs requiring modification or refinement.

KAT has a Tooling Design Department capable of producing blueprints, which enables us to use custom tool fabricators as well.

 

 

Raw Materials

Aluminum

All Precious Metals

Beryllium Copper Alloys

  • C17000 Alloy 65
  • C17200 Alloy 25
  • C17500 Alloy 10
  • C17510 Alloy 3 or 14

Brass Alloys

  • C22000 Commercial Bronze, 90%
  • C23000 Red Brass, 85%
  • C26000 Cartridge Brass, 70%
  • C27000 Yellow Brass, 65%

Bronze Alloys

  • C50700 Phosphor Bronze, 1.8%
  • C51000 Grade A Phos Bronze, 5%
  • C52100 Grade C Phos Bronze, 8%
  • C65500 High Silicon Bronze A

Cladded Products

  • Copper Cladded L.C. Steel 30%
  • Cond. Copper Cladded L.C. Steel 40% Cond.
  • Cumet – 22% Cu Clad. 42 Alloy
  • Special Combinations of Nickel, Gold, Silver, Palladium Diffused Gold, and Platnum

Controlled Expansion Alloys

  • Alloy 43 42 Ni Bal Fe
  • Alloy 51 51 Ni. Bal Fe
  • Alloy 52 52 Ni. Bal Fe
  • Kovar 29 Ni. 17 Co. Bal Fe

Copper Alloys

  • C10100 OFE Oxygen Free Electronic
  • C10200 OF Oxygen Free
  • C14500 Tellurium (Bearing) Copper
  • C15000 Zirconium Copper

Copper Nickel Tin Alloys

  • C72700 Spinodal 9-6
  • C72900 Spinodal 15-8

Nickel Base Alloys

  • N02200 Nickel 200, 99.2% nominal
  • N02205 Nickel 205, 99.6% nominal
  • N02270 Nickel 270, 99.97% minimum
  • N04400 Monel 400

Nickel Silver Alloys

  • C73500 Nickel Silver 72-18
  • C75200 Nickel Silver 65-18
  • C75700 Nickel Silver 65-12
  • C76400 Nickel Silver 60-18
  • C77000 Nickel Silver 55-18

Steel

  • C-1006 – 1018
  • C-1018 – 1065
  • Spring
  • Preplated Galv
  • Stainless Steel

* Most Common

Additional Services

Surface Treatments

KAT offers a variety of metal finishing treatments for our precision components.

These include surface treatments such as:

  • Cleaning
  • Passivation
  • Tumbling
  • Deburring
  • Bright dipping
  • Bead blasting
  • Sand blasting
  • Anodizing

Heat Treating

Need heat-treated high-quality parts? No problem. Our precision components can be heat treated and annealed in a controlled atmosphere, hardened, case hardened, baked or stress relieved to our customers specifications, whether outsourced or done in-house.

Plating

We offer a diverse and comprehensive choice of plating options.

Type of Finish

Anodizing
Black Oxide
Chemical Finish (Black)
Chromate Conversion Coating
Electroless Nickel
Etching
Passivate
Picklin
Chromium (Rack Only)
Phosphate (Heavy)
Phosphate (Light)
Electroplating
(Barrel and Rack)
Brass
Cadmium
Chromium (Rack Only)
Copper
Gold
Nickel
Silver
Tin
Zinc

Specification Compliance

MIL-A-8625C
MIL-C-13924C
MIL-F-495D
MIL-C-5541C
MIL-C-26074B

MIL-S-5002C

QQ-C-320B
DOD-16232-F
TT-C-490B

QQ-P-416C
QQ-C-320B
MIL-C-14550B
MIL-G-45204C
QQ-N-290A
QQ-S-365C
MIL-T-10727B
ASTM-B633

Custom Packaging

Featuring a large array of packaging options, your parts can be counted, quality-checked and custom packed in vials, tubes or other containers.

Equipment

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Four Slide

Four Slide Machines, also known as multi-slides, are metalworking machines used in medium to high volume manufacturing of precision stamped components from flat strip or wire stock. The strongest advantage of a four slide is the ability to complete all the operations required to form the workpiece from start to finish. KAT provides Four Slide machines that are capable of producing small pressed components at a very rapid rate in a cost effective way.

See our Part Type capabilities »

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Screw Machines

Screw Machines are small to medium size specialized automated metalworking lathes that mass-produce turned components. Screw Machines are widely used in the manufacturing industry, since they are essential to machine the modern precision components critical for many industries and applications across the world. KAT’s Screw machines enable the manufacturing of screws, bolts, pins and a wide range types of precise parts in a large production volumes in the most efficient way possible.

See our Custom Wood and Machine Screw capabilities »

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Wire Cutting & Forming

KAT provides wire cutting and forming machine services that are suitable for cutting and forming a wide range of materials. Designed to fit the specific application and material, KAT wire cutting and forming machines produce a huge variety of components for numerous industries including the Lighting, Agriculture, Automotive and Electronics markets.

See our Wire Forming capabilities »

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CNC Machines

A stamping press is a metalworking machine tool used to shape or cut metal by deforming it with a die. KAT provides stamping presses machine services to produce metal parts flexibly and economically with the best quality to meet the customer’s needs – including mass-production, complicated part geometries and more. In addition to stamping, KAT can produce custom tooling and die creation. Stamping presses at KAT are used successfully in a wide range of applications across many industries.

See our Precision Stamping capabilities »

Superior Quality & Innovation

A leader in custom, high-quality,
ISO-compliant and competitively priced metal components for over three decades.

We are ISO 9001:2015 Registered

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