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QUALITY CONTROL

Users of parts know that an alloy contamination with as little as .001% of an element may be the cause of field failures. Anchor Bronze & Metals, Inc. takes every precaution to ensure that our product meets all requirements of the specification you order.

sub.jpg (9235 bytes)Mill quality control procedures are in accordance with MIL-I-45208A, the most stringent procedures required by the United States Department of Defense for procurement of Level I/Subsafe material. Anchor Bronze & Metals, Inc. supplies crucial materials for shipbuilding, aviation, defense, mining, oil well drilling and many other industrial applications.

All material is assigned heat numbers prior to being poured. All test results for each individual heat number are logged and all product is cold stamped with its corresponding heat number to ensure total mill traceability. Certifications of chemical and physical test results are available with every shipment.

Our metallurgical department is capable of providing you with the following services:

  • Chemical certification with mercury free statement.

  • Mechanical testing - Tensile strength, yield strength, elongation and hardness.

  • Longitudinal and transverse photomicrographs of casting cross sections.

  • Polished & etched samples of casting cross sections.

  • Certifications to all applicable commercial and military specifications.

  • Die penetrant testing (Zyglo)

  • Ultra-Sonic Testing

  • Hydro-Static Testing

  • Heat Treating