Shaw metals core business is metal spinning. We specialise in traditional Hand spinning and also have 30 years experience in the art on metal spinning using computer controlled Leifeld lathes.
The CNC lathe has many advantages over the manual hand spinning operation, the hourly rate of spun components produced would generally be in the region of 3 x the rate of a manual spinning operation.
Every part will be dimensionally constant due to the machine running its exact computer controlled cycles from set up to batch complete.
Shaw metal have vast experience in spinning stainless steel , we spin parts that would not even be thinkable on hand spinning techniqies.
The range of products produced on a Cnc lathe is vast and spreads across all industries. Please enquire if you need to chat with one of out technical specialist regarding this subject.