FABRICATION

SMT offers precision tube fabrication services.
Utilizing multiple fabrication processes to reach
customer specified configurations.

Our facility is outfitted with the latest technology,
including an integrated measurement system with
auto correction programming during processing.

Measurement

Mutli-axis tube measure arm, with the ability to send corrections directly to the benders

Welding

  • Mig and Tig – Steel, Stainless & Aluminum
  • Induction and Hand Braze – Copper, Stainless & Steel

Coiling

Coiling on a 3 roll bender as well as rectangular bent coils

Trimming & Machining Processes

  • Post-bend trimming of various size parts including angular cuts
  • Machining of holes and tapping
  • Ability to make custom tooling
  • Flow drilling

End Forming & Beading

  • Ram-style end forming
  • Expand or reduce flaring
  • Beading of various sizes
  • Rotary swaging
  • Crimping

Coping & Notching

  • Press notching process
  • Machining of copes and press coping

Bending

Prototype to production. Machine bending from .090″ to 6″ with a wide variety of tooling.

Fabrication Method

We offer Push Bending, Roll Bending and Rotary Draw Bending. Our Rotary Draw Bending includes:

  • Mandrel Bending
  • Controlled Wrinkle
  • Compound Die

Body Cross Section

  • Solid Bar
  • Round
  • Rectangle/Square
  • Shapes & Extrusions

Additional Services Provided

  • Machining
  • Drilling
  • Cutting
  • Welding – MIG, TIG
  • Soldering
  • Component Assembly
  • Reverse Engineering and product development
  • Painting
  • Powder Coating
  • Plating
  • End Forming
  • Brazing