Industries and Applications for Powder Metal Parts

powder metal parts

Powder metal parts are a perfect fit for a variety of applications in many different industries. The efficient, high-volume production is a great way to cut your manufacturing costs without sacrificing quality.

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Below we have listed some industries and the related parts that can be made out of powder metal. These markets are all potential markets for powder metal components.

Don’t see your market listed? Contact us to see if we can support your needs!


cordless drill

Power Tools

We offer Spur Gears, Helical Gears, Pinion Gears, Stud Plates, Internal Gears, Cluster Gears, Couplings, and Jaws.

These parts can be used in products such as Power Drills, Power Wrenches, Power Saws, Jig Saws, Chucks, and Reciprocating Saws.


Lawn and Garden

We offer Spur Gears, Sector Gears, Helical Gears, Sprockets, Bevel Gears, Cluster Gears, and Adapters.

These can be used in Walk Behind Mowers, Riding Mowers including Hydrostatic Transmissions, Rotor Tillers, Snow Blowers, Chain Saws, and Powder Weed Cutters.

washing machine


We offer Spur Gears, Helical Gears, Sector Gears, Drive Gears, Couplings, Levers, Pulleys, Sleeves, and Cams.

These can be used for Residential Washing Machines, Commercial Washing Machines, Commercial Food Mixtures, Home Mixers, and Hand-Held Kitchen Appliances.


portable generator


In the Industrial market, we offer Spur Gears, Helical Gears, Sprockets, and Pulleys.

These can be used for products such as Motors, Winches, Joists, Generators, and Jacks.

heavy truck

Heavy Truck

We offer Spur Gears, Helical Gears, Brake Cams, Plates, Thrust Washers, Thrust Sleeves, and Couplings.

These can be used for Hydraulic Brakes, Clutches, Window Regulators, and Wiper Motors.

pump gears

Gear Pumps/Metering Pumps

For gear pumps and metering pumps, we offer Precision Machined Pump Gears, Inner and Outer Ring Gear Sets, Port Plates, Covers, Housings.

These can be used for Gear Pumps of all types.


gear motor

Gear Motors

We offer Spur Gears, Ring Gears, Planet Gears, Pinion Gears, Sun Gears, Internal Gears, Output Gears, Stud Plates, and Helical Gears.

These can be used for Planetary Gears Motors, Reduction Motors, Actuating Motors, and Micro-Motion Gear Motors.

hydraulic motor


We offer Housing Spacers, Gears, Vanes, Rotors, Inner Gears, Outer Gears, Housings, Port Plates, Thrust Plates, Thrust Sleeves, and Covers.
These can be used for all types of Gear Pumps, Vane Pumps, Smaller Piston Pumps, Crescent Pumps, Hydraulic Motors, and Lifts of all types.

door entry lock

Builders Hardware / Locks

We offer Latchbolts, Deadbolts, Retractors, Drawbars, Tailpieces, Guides, and Cams.

These parts work for Entry Systems, Knob Locks, Lever Locks, Mortise Locks, Panic Bars, and Padlocks.


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Call us today to discuss how powder metal parts can save you money!

Contact John Dippold at 814-788-5205 or email


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Nicholas S
Sourcing & Procurement Manager