William Moss and Sons (Stockport) Ltd


Cylindrical, Centreless and Universal Precision Grinding Engineering Specialists,

William Moss & Sons, have been successfully engineering in all types of ferrous and non-ferrous metals and non metals like plastics, since 1856.

  • Precision
  • Precision Grinding
  • Bar Turning
  • Gears
  • CNC Turning

William Moss & Sons is the first choice precision grinding engineer for many of the biggest and most prestigious names in British industry.

Whatever your Precision ground bar

requirements, we'll match them.... PRECISELY!
Since we were established in 1856 we have been building our reputation for precision engineering, superb service and unbeatable reliability.

Contact us now to discuss your requirements …...

Let us show you why we are Britain’s leading Precision ground bar specialists

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Centreless Grinders

William Moss and sons has centerless grinders in house for grinding around solid round bar, tubing. Pipe etc. Precision grinding and polishing is useful for mixer companies, for conveyor belts and for food industry as well as for creating custom pump shafts. Centerless grinding also makes the bar denser. Chrome plated tubing and bar stock can be produced to your specifications or furnished complete.

Cylindrical Grinding

William Moss and sons takes great pride in their reputation as highly regarded and competitive source for cylindrical grinding.

Modern machines and gauging combined with over 150 years of experience assure you of the highest quality and accuracy in the industry.
Plain cylindrical grinding allows us to grind components on all outside surfaces of a cylindrical component mounted between fixed or rotating centres.
All materials can be ground cylindrically by the correct selection of grinding media and coolant. Here at William Moss and Sons we have the experience in grinding virtually all materials from soft alloys though to hard metal carbide and wear resistant coatings.  

Internal Grinding

William Moss and Sons can assure a fine, high quality finish on applications that include automotive bushings, gear bores, shives, cams etc.

We have internal grinding machines with a wide range of clamping options this allows us to grind intricate internal work including multi-diameter and tapered bores.

Precision Surface Grinding

William Moss And Sons employs a large range of precision surface grinders for all your production needs. This type of grinding works well with all materials.

High precision, horizontal reciprocating surface grinders are used to achieve flat, parallel and square surfaces on critical components. Machines are equipped with magnetic tables to hold ferrous parts, while special work-holding arrangements are required for non-ferrous parts. Component/part size can be controlled incrementally in ten-thousandths of inches.

CNC Milling & Turning

We have over 150 years experience in the ultra high speed machining of aluminium, stainless steel and plastic. Our CNC grinding service utilizes a variety of CNC grinders, which allow the grinding of multiple diameters in a single chucking.

Grinding Related Services

  • Bar and shaft straightening
  • Complete fan shafts machined to customers' drawings
  • Turning
  • Flat Bar
  • Milling
  • Sawing
  • Drilling
  • Welding
  • Gears
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