In-House Metallurgical Experts
Kondex is more than a metal fabricator; we are experts in the science of metals. Using that materials knowledge to deliver the highest quality products is what makes Kondex an exceptional manufacturing partner.
Our in-house metallurgical engineering team are key contributors to new product development. Knowing your product design and performance goals allows for a streamlined approach to material selection and achieving desired hardness values.
Kondex uses its state-of-the-art metallurgical lab to ensure our products are manufactured to the highest possible strength and integrity. Metallurgical analysis includes:
- Heat treatment and inbound material validation
- Process and production analysis
- Chemical verification
- Weld quality and additive manufacturing examination
- Bend tests ensure ductility and resistance to cracking
- Impact tests validate material toughness
- Wear testing helps determine optimal product life
- Product research and development
- Competitive analysis