Inserts might not be the biggest part Ashley Ward makes, but they play a huge part in the safe, efficient, and effective operation of thousands of products.
Most inserts are smooth or threaded metal pieces surrounded by injected plastic, creating a unified component used by a wide variety of industries.
Ashley Ward specializes in manufacturing high-precision, high-quality standard and threaded machined inserts for an array of uses.
Ashley Ward’s inserts are expertly engineered, precisely machined, and tested to meet SAE specifications and your exacting tolerances and requirements.
Ashley Ward’s durable, reliable inserts are perfect for use in a host of industries:
- Home appliances
- Lawn & garden
- Oil & gas
Inserts supplied by Ashley Ward are used in thousands of products that millions of people use each and every day:
- Washing machines
- Clothes dryers
- Medical devices
- Aircraft instrumentation
- Lawn mowers
- Many More
Providing the part you want
Ashley Ward manufacturers what you want - taking your design and drawings and making the part to your specifications and requirements. Ashley Ward has extensive industry experience in insert manufacturing and can handle your most challenging insert application.
Ashley Ward can expertly and efficiently machine several different types of inserts:
- Internally threaded
- Externally threaded
- Outer Diameter (OD)
- Inner Diameter (ID)
- Available in various shapes such as round, hex and square
Ashley Ward produces inserts from a number of different materials. The most common material is steel, but inserts can also be manufactured from:
- Hot Rolled and Cold Rolled Steel
- Stainless Steel
Delivering the service you deserve
Since being founded in 1908, Ashley Ward has built itself into a leader in the screw machine industry, with one of nation’s largest assortments of machining equipment, facilities across the country, and customers around the globe.
With the solid foundation of multi-generational private family ownership and 200 dedicated employees, Ashley Ward develops and delivers quality products that touch almost everyone’s life: appliances, lawn & garden machines, defense parts, hydraulic valves, cable connectors and automotive components.
Ashley Ward has the experience, expertise, and equipment to supply the high-quality, long-lasting components you need.
- Leader in the screw machine industry
- Family owned
- Serve Fortune 500 companies and OEMs
- Operating since 1908
- Can handle high volume orders