Materials used

Our wide range of processing methods for special materials

At KERN contract production, we specialize in high precision machining of diverse (including exotic) materials. In addition to common materials such as brass, aluminum and stainless steel, this particularly includes:

  • Copper alloys such as nickel silver and tungsten copper

  • Titanium alloys

  • Hardened tool steels and hard metals

  • Heavy metals such as molybdenum and tungsten

  • Nickel-base alloys such as Inconel, Hastelloy and Nitinol

  • Special alloys such as Kovar, Invar and Ferro-Titanit

  • Technical plastics such as Vespel

  • Millable ceramics such as Macor and boron nitride

  • Hard ceramics such as zirconium oxide and aluminum oxide

  • Precious metals such as gold and platinum