Normalizing for machining ease & quench and tempering for added hardness
Available in stainless steel or carbon steel materials
Pins are small forgings that are used in a variety of applications as a standard fastener. Pins can be manufactured from stand carbon steels or from stainless steel. KDK manufactures many different types of steel pins in a variety of shapes and sizes. The diameters of the heads of these steel pins can range from a 1/2 inch to 4 inches. The length can range 4 inches to 36 inches. The heads on the pins can be made to custom formations. KDK has many standard size of carbon and stainless steel pins that can be adapted to be used on an application. Sandblasting services and heat treating are also available. This is can aid in the appearance of the pin and can bring the material to the desired hardness. Plating specifications are also completed by our customers. The forging process adds strength to the steel bar as opposed to castings. Improved grain flow which is achieved as a result of this process provides strength that can be viewed from a microscope. Depending on your requirements, KDK will make a custom die for your forging needs. Please send us a copy of your drawing and we will be happy to review your part and send a quote to you.
KDK has produced steel pins of all different shapes and sizes for over 60 years. Leading companies that rely on quality pins have chosen KDK as their forging suppliers.
KDK steel pins are used in many industries including these: automotive, off-highway, agriculture equipment, food preparation and industrial tools.