Heat-treating is used to alter the characteristics of metal parts to enhance desired traits like hardness or to eliminate undesirable traits like material stress that can cause the part to fail. The company’s capabilities span a comprehensive range of processes from annealing to vacuum hardening. Braddock Metallurgical is among the nation’s leading brazing, heat-treating, and sintering resources for aluminum, iron, steel, and other alloys used in parts like turbine blades, high-pressure fittings, medical devices, metal-cutting tools, and weapons. Additional processing includes comprehensive state-of-the art inspection and non-destructive testing. The metallurgical lab and consulting services are dedicated to problem-solving and advanced engineering. The highly skilled staff is available to assist with your special requirements.