NitroSteel

A longer-lasting alternative to chrome plating, NitroSteel is a ferritic nitrocarburized bar that is wear-resistant and corrosion-resistant. NitroSteel is a superior product that provides outstanding durability and the production process leaves no hazardous byproducts in our facility or yours.

Why NitroSteel?

Superior Performance

Superior corrosion resistance means no pitting and flaking, unlike chrome.

Increased Profitability

Wear resistance ensures a durable and long-lasting product that keeps your equipment out of the shop and in the field.

Environmentally Safe

Unlike chrome, NitroSteel leaves no hazardous byproduct in our facility or in your operations.
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VS.

Chrome Plated

  • Superior Corrosion Resistance
  • Improved Wear Resistance
  • Better Lubrication Retention
  • Dent Resistance without Induction Hardening
  • Environmentally Friendly
  • No Surface Pitting or Flaking
  • Increased Service Life
  • “Micro Cracks” allow for Moisture Penetration and Rust
  • Flakes and Slivers Destroy Seals and Glands
  • Plating Creates Pits and Inherent Adhesion problems
  • Environmentally Hazardous
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  • Superior Corrosion Resistance
  • Improved Wear Resistance
  • Better Lubrication Retention
  • Dent Resistance without Induction Hardening
  • Environmentally Friendly
  • No Surface Pitting or Flaking
  • Increased Service Life

VS.

Chrome Plated

  • “Micro Cracks” allow for Moisture Penetration and Rust

  • Flakes and Slivers Destroy Seals and Glands

  • Plating Creates Pits and Inherent Adhesion problems

  • Environmentally Hazardous

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NitroSteel® Products

Quotes for other sizes and grades available on request, or we can process your material.

  • Standard lengths 12’ and 24’
  • Alternate alloys, diameters and lengths are available on request
  • NitroBrite/Ultrabrite – For a shinier finish, choose NitroBrite (<12 RA) or UltraBrite (< 9 RA)
  • Standard (1/2″-4″)
  • Nitro-100® (1″-3″)
  • Nitro-Gold™
YIELD STRENGTH SURFACE HARDNESS
75k min psi
16 Max
64-71 HRC
YIELD STRENGTH SURFACE HARDNESS
100k min psi
16 Max
64-71 HRC
YIELD STRENGTH SURFACE HARDNESS
120k min psi
16 Max
64-71 HRC
Contact our technical team through the Request a Quote for more information and technical assistance on Nitro-Gold product.

For applications that require a bendable product.

Contact our technical team through the Request a Quote for more information and technical assistance on Nitro-Gold product.

For applications that require a bendable product.

Construction/Heavy Equipment

Construction/Heavy Equipment

End Users Include

  • Caterpillar
  • John Deere
  • Timken

Typical Applications

  • Bulldozers
  • Cranes
  • Excavators
  • Mixers
  • Graders
  • Trenchers
  • Loaders
Material Handling

Material Handling

Typical Applications

  • Automated Guided Vehicles
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes
  • Forklifts
  • Hydraulic Lifts

Medical Equipment

End Users Include

  • GE
  • Stryker

Typical Applications

  • Dentistry
  • Medical furniture
  • Surgical equipment
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Heavy Truck

Heavy Truck (Class 8)

End Users Include

  • Meritor
  • Volvo

Typical Applications

  • Brake Systems
  • Exhaust Systems
  • Hitch
  • Powertrain Systems
  • Steering Systems
Defense

Military/Defense

End Users Include

  • Bell
  • Boeing
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Sikorsky

Typical Applications

  • Firearms
  • Missile Systems
  • Aircraft Components
  • Avionics
  • Naval Systems
  • Ground Support Vehicles
  • Space
  • Manned Aerial Vehicle
  • Armament Systems
  • All Terrain Vehicles

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Railway

Railway

Typical Applications

  • Brake Systems
  • Engine Systems
  • Hitch Systems
  • Ramp Systems
  • Turbo Systems
Recreational Equipment

Recreational Equipment

Typical Applications

  • Engine Systems
  • Cylinder Rods
  • Suspension Systems
  • Transmission Systems
Mobile equipment

Mobile Equipment

End Users Include

  • Caterpillar
  • BOSS

Typical Applications

  • Graders
  • Haulers
  • Refuse Trucks
  • Salt Trucks
  • Snow Plows
Energy

Energy

End Users Include

  • FMC
  • GE

Typical Applications

  • Fracking
  • Gas and Oil
  • Seismic Imagining
  • Solar
  • Wind Turbine
Agriculture

Agriculture

End Users Include

  • CAT
  • John Deere

Typical Applications

  • Drill Equipment
  • Harvesters
  • Hay & Forage Equipment
  • Irrigation & Crop Processing Equipment
  • Planting Equipment
  • Spraying Equipment
  • Tractors

Marine

End Users Include

  • Mercury Marine
  • Seakeeper

Typical Applications

  • Anchor Systems
  • Engine Systems
  • Cylinder Rods
  • Propeller Systems
Aerospace

Aerospace

End Users Include

  • Bell Helicopter
  • Boeing
  • Honeywell
  • Rolls-Royce
  • SpaceX
  • UTC Aerospace Systems

Typical Applications

  • Aircraft Body
  • Brake Systems
  • Electrical Systems
  • Engine Systems
  • Interior Cabin
  • Landing Gear
  • Propulsion Systems

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Auto

Automotive

End Users Include

  • FCA
  • Ford
  • GM
  • Honda
  • Tesla
  • Toyota

Typical Applications

  • Brake Systems
  • Exhaust Systems
  • Powertrain Systems
  • Steering Systems