Duncans Metal Pages
Supplier links
Last updated: 27 Sep 2017


These are links to suppliers which keep home machine shops and home foundries going. I'm aware that many of the links are UK centric, so if you have any other links you want to see on here, just drop me an email

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Materials: Metals

4D Modelshop:  Modelling supplies.
Alec Tiranti Ltd:  Sculptors tools materials and studio equipment. Also a lot of stuff on there for low temperature casting, different types of RTV, a wide range of low melting point alloys, and castable resins.
Blackgates Engineering:  Sets of drawings and castings for projects such as 3" power hacksaw, dividing head, lathe attachments, tool holders, tool cutter/grinders, gear cutting heads, sine table, raising blocks, hardness tester.
Cerrobendalloy:  Bend thin wall tube without it collapsing using Cerrobend.
Chronos:  Engineering suppliers, online catalogue for tooling, materials, machinery etc.
College Engineering:  Castings for various tools and projects, e.g. G Clamps, bell punch, angle plates, steadies and a gear hobbing machine.
Cousins:  Jewellers supplier, have crucibles.
EKP Supplies
Engineering Supplies:  Hand tools, power tools, modelmaking supplies.
Folkestone Engineering Supplies
GLR Distributors Ltd:  Supply of tooling, material, castings, steam locomotive kits etc.
Hoyt Darchem:  Suppliers of whitemetal alloys, babbit material, and bearings.
J & L Industrial Supply (UK)
Kelvin Steels
Macreadys:  Steel stockholders, est. 1923 specialising in carbon, alloy and stainless steel bars.
Mail Order Metals:  Suppliers of aluminium, bronze, copper, cast iron, steel.
Model and College Metals:  Metals supplier, although no longer dealing with Model Engineers.
Model Engineering Supplies:  Tooling, second hand machinery, materials and model locomotives.
Noggin End:  Suppliers of ferrous and non-ferrous metals, also plastics.
Parker Steel
Parker Tools:  Tooling, measurement, materials etc.
Peter Stubs
RS Components
Specialist Steels
Speciality Metals:  Suppliers of wire, tube, sheet strip materials in ferrous and non-ferrous metails.
Woking Precision Models:  Fantastic range of castings for MICE (Model Internal Combustion Engines). All the favourite Westbury designs are here, along with the accessories needed to get them up and running.
Budget Casting Supply
Coles Power Models Inc.:  Stockists of all the bits and pieces you need for making model engines.
J & L Industrial Supply:  Tooling, materials, measurement.
McMaster Carr:  Massive range of tooling, stock, automation stuff, measurement etc.
Online Metals

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Warning: These pages consist of images and descriptions of equipment which can reach high temperatures creating hazardous and potentially dangerous situations.  These pages should not be taken as a step by step guide on how to construct any items or carry out any particular procedure, nor should any references to safety contained herein be taken to guarantee safety in all situations.