Research and Development

Your manufacturing challenges are more complex than ever before. Today’s global marketplace demands that your processes continually improve, are innovative and flexible, and minimize downtime and its associated cost.

The sole purpose of Wright-K Technology’s Research and Development Lab is to assist your company in product and process development, new materials manufacturing, production, and quality improvements.

We develop, test, and verify that process improvements are feasible in your manufacturing environment with your materials and measured against your quality standards. In doing so, we help you reduce risk and have confidence when making major investments in material and capital equipment.

The R & D Lab serves customers in a variety of ways including:

  • Prototyping
  • Feasibility studies
  • Production performance
  • New materials evaluation
  • Weld schedule development
  • Concurrent product and process project development
  • Resistance Welding-Seam, Spot Projection, HY-PAK®
  • Arc Welding
  • Direct Resistance Heating
  • Hot Upsetting & Cold Forming
  • Metal Forming / Expand
  • Tooling / Fixturing
  • Prototype & Pilot Parts Assembly

Typical Application:

  • Appliance Drums
  • Motor & Compressor Shells
  • Cans, Barrels & Nuclear Vessels
  • Sheet Metal – Variety of Industries
  • Toolboxes & Furniture
  • No-Show Welding (HY-PAK®)
  • Transmission & Axle Components
  • Steering Gear & Actuator Rods
  • Jet Engine Components
  • Variety of Material i.e. Powdered Metal