Non Ferrous Metal Washer

Heavy equipment and machines are essential for completing industrial functions on time and within budget. They make processing weighty or vast quantities of material easy while minimizing risks.

Without washers capable of bearing excessive loads, it’s likely construction, mining, power generation, and other industries would struggle to meet demand. Keep your heavy operating efficiently with industrial washers from U.S. Bronze Foundry & Machine.

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Non Ferrous Metal Washer

Benefits of washers

A steel thrust washer is a disk-shaped plate with a hole used to distribute loads from a threaded fastener, such as a screw or nut. Other uses include being spacers, springs, wear pads, load indicators, locking devices, or vibration reducers. 

Large diameter washers for industrial equipment or heavy machinery have the same qualities as standard-size washers but on a much bigger scale. They are used to construct many types of heavy equipment

  • Crushing Equipment
  • Earth Movers
  • Bulldozers
  • Cranes
  • Front-End Loaders
  • Bridges
  • Aircraft
  • Mining Equipment
  • Oil Tools
  • Conveyor Systems
  • Turbines
  • Military Vehicles 
  • Towers
  • Ships
  • Power Blocks
  • Vessels
  • Generators
  • Pumps

Setting the standard for casted washer quality 

Good foundry practice depends upon processes and controls that produce conforming castings consistently. U.S. Bronze Foundry & Machine improves your industrial process or heavy equipment performance with quality washers. 

We’re dedicated to supplying parts that exceed applicable industry standards or customer requirements on time, every time. Our team can produce rough parts as quickly as two weeks and finished pieces as fast as eight weeks, depending on lead time and other factors. Contact us to learn more about our washer manufacturing capabilities. 

Your spider bushing source

U.S. Bronze Foundry & Machine is a full-service supplier of washers to clients operating heavy machinery worldwide. All metal casting process steps, from mold-making and liquid metal pouring to precision machining and inspection, are performed in-house under the supervision of a quality-focused management team. 

We produce a wide range of washers using centrifugal and static casting techniques. Built-in automation and controls ensure heightened precision and quality. Here are common washer types our experts manufacture: 

  • Non Ferrous Metal Washers 
  • Ferrous Metal Washers
  • Powdered Metal Thrust Washers
  • Steel Thrust Washers

Leveraging advanced metalworking equipment, our team can produce washers of just about any size. What sets us apart is the ability to manufacture large ones at high volumes. Our capabilities include: 


  • Castings up to 35,000 pounds
  • Lengths of up to 80 inches for centrifugally cast parts
  • Outside diameters as large as 158 inches for centrifugally cast parts
  • No size limit for statically cast parts

An onsite machine shop enables us to deliver finished castings with precise dimensions. As a result, lead time associated with secondary processing is eliminated. The shop contains advanced CNC equipment capable of machining workpieces with: 

  • Outside diameters of 150 inches
  • Lengths of 80 inches 
  • Tolerances are +/- .001 inches
Powdered Metal Thrust Washer

The power of metal

With the right materials, washers can support loads for extended periods. At U.S. Bronze Foundry & Machine, we support your design goals by casting parts from many metal alloys

Other metal alloys can be used upon request. Give us a call for more information.

The ferrous and non ferrous metal washers we cast are suitable for use in applications across many industries. Examples are: