Agate Products specialises in the precision machining of a variety of ultra hard materials such as advanced engineering ceramics and sapphire from low volume projects and prototypes to higher volume production runs. We carry a wide range of stock of a variety of materials from a number of manufacturers and as such are often able to offer very fast deliveries. A close working relationship between the customer and APL ensures that new designs suit modern production techniques, which APL is able to offer.
The following list of materials, constitute over 80% of the materials processed at Agate Products Ltd., with links to further information on each:
Frequently machined materials, with links to further information, include the following. A number of these are usually free issued to us by customers requiring R&D and prototype work done to them but can also be supplied by Agate Products Ltd if required:
We are also able to machine other, more exotic, materials such as:
Yttrium Aluminium Garnet (YAG)
Please contact us should your preferred material not be listed above or if you would like further information on these materials.