The term mandrel is used in a wide variety of contexts. It can have the same meaning as guidewire, coiling tools or jewelry making rods. We can accommodate all of these use cases. Modern Grinding can manufacture custom designed wire mandrels for your next project.
In the medical industry, the term mandrel is used to mean a variety of products. We can make pretty much any product referred to as a mandrel. Modern Grinding can make flat steps, radius steps, or tapers to achieve a wire with multiple diameters. The most common stainless steel step mandrel we make is for core wires which go inside of guidewires.
Purchase a custom lathe mandrel for your operation. Our precision lathes can only be as large as .125 inches in diameter.
Modern Grinding won't get bent out of shape helping manufacture a bent mandrel. Our custom shaping tools will help create parts for your next project.
Modern Grinding typically works with stainless steel (ss) and stainless steel 17-7 metals. If you have a specialty wire request let us know and we will see if we can help.