CNC Machining of a Zinc Plated 1117 Carbon Steel Transducer Head for the Electrical Industry

CNC Machining of a Zinc Plated 1117 Carbon Steel Transducer Head for the Electrical Industry

A client in the electrical industry came to Hogge Precision Parts in need of a steel transducer head. We manufactured this item complete in one operation on a multi-axis turning center with automated raw stock and finished parts handling.

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This transducer head is used within a load cell application. The finished product had O.D. measurements of 2.375 inches and a length of 1.885 inches. It was made of 1117 carbon steel and has a clear zinc finish. We performed full testing and inspections on the finished product prior to shipment. The satisfied client now purchases 100 of these transducer heads per month.

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Project Specs

With our skilled machinists and advanced equipment, we can meet specific tolerances and specifications to manufacture the best solution for our customers. Below are some of the spec highlights and equipment details from this project:

  • The tightest tolerances that can be met are within ±.0005″
  • The component was manufactured using 1117 Carbon Steel.
  • The primary piece of equipment used was a Single Turret – Twin Spindle Turning Center with Automatic Raw Material & Parts Handling.
  • The overall part dimensions included an outside diameter of Ø2.375″ and a length of 1.885″. These dimensions were easily replicated and can be produced through lights our manufacturing with our automation capabilities.

Machined Components from Hogge Precision

Carbon steel transducer heads are one of a myriad of solutions that Hogge Precision can manufacture. Motivated by our vision to be a leading supplier and manufacturer of a diverse range of precision machined components and assemblies, Hogge Precision is ready to manufacture the perfect solution for our customer’s needs.

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For more than 30 years, Hogge Precision has been a leading supplier and contract manufacturer of superior quality precision machined parts and assemblies for customers around the world. Thanks to our broad range of experience and state-of-the-art, ISO 9001:2015-certified facility, we deliver top-quality products and services with exceptional attentiveness and integrity. To learn more about our CNC milling and other machining services, contact our experts. We look forward to helping with your next project!

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