Sourcing Parts for the Automotive Sector

RPA Components understands the unique challenges that are faced in sourcing automotive parts from international manufacturers. We are suppliers to first and second tier car component manufacturers. Also to truck, bus and specialist vehicle builders.

The products we supply include fully machined castings and forgings to customers' drawings in steel, grey iron, spheroidal graphite (ductile), austempered iron (API), copper, bronze, brass, aluminium alloys, magnesium and titanium. We also supply fasteners to a wide range of British, DIN and American standards as well as fabricated and welded parts.

Typical components include engine blocks, brake drums, seat belt components, radiator parts, seat components, pedal arms, oil cooler bodies, wheel nuts, cable fittings, disc spring washers, clips and precision pressed parts.

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Case Study: Motor Industry

Low Cost High Volume Steel Parts

Investment or Lost Wax casting not normally associated with high volume motor industry parts. Our Eastern European and Chinese foundries are able to offer cost effective high volume parts for Diesel Engines, Gearboxes etc. Parts generally made without secondary operations after casting.