Slitting

NKS Alloys has slitting capabilities through their parent company NKS LLC. With seven slitters and two multiple locations, gives NKS Alloys the ability to provide flat rolled coil in Aluminum and Stainless. There is also no minimum order quantities required, and can furnish thickness ranging from .002”-.125” with widths from .187” to 52.000” wide.

Illinois Facilities (Des Plaines/Itasca):

Slitter12" Yoder18" Reusch #118" Reusch #224" Braner52" Braner24" K&S
Max. Coil weight Un-coiler 5,000 lbs 5,000 lbs 5,000 lbs 10,000 lbs 30,000 lbs 10,000 lbs
Max. Coil weight Re-coiler 5,000 lbs 4,000 lbs 4,000 lbs 8,000 lbs 30,000 lbs 10,000 lbs
Max. Coil width entry 12.500" 18.500" 18.500" 24.000" 52.000" 24.000"
Max. Coil width exit 12.000" 18.000" 18.000" 24.000" 52.000" 24.000"
Max. Coil OD Un-Coiler 60.000" 60.000" 60.000" 72.000" 72.000" 60.000"
Max. Coil OD Re-Coiler 50.000" 48.000" 48.000" 72.000" 70.000" 60.000"
Coil ID Range Entry 16-20-24" 16-20-24" 16-20-24" 16-20-24" 20-24" 16-20"
Coil ID Range Exit 6-12-16-20" 6-12-16-20" 6-12-16-20" 16-20-24" 20-24" 6-16-20"
Max. Gauge thickness 0.030" 0.135" 0.135" 0.0750" 0.120" 0.032
Min. Gauge thickness 0.001" 0.004" 0.004" 0.007" 0.10" 0.004
PVC Applicator Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Tennessee Facility:

Slitter26" Stamco 52" Stamco  Edger 
Max. Coil weight Un-coiler 10,000lbs 40,000 lbs 4,000 lbs
Max. Coil weight Re-coiler 10,000 lbs 30,000 lbs 4,000 lbs
Max. Coil width entry 26.500" 52.500" 6.500"
Max. Coil width exit 25.000" 50.000" 6.500"
Max. Coil OD Un-Coiler 61.500" 67.000" 60.000"
Max. Coil OD Re-Coiler 60000" 60.000" 60.000"
Coil ID Range Entry 20-24" 16-20-24" 16-20"
Coil ID Range Exit 16-20" 20-24" 20 Only
Max. Gauge thickness 0.095" 0.135" 0.130"
Min. Gauge thickness 0.015" 0.016" 0.027"
PVC Applicator Yes Yes No

Mexico Facility (Queretaro):

Slitter24" Yoder
Max. Coil weight Un-coiler 12,000 lbs
Max. Coil weight Re-coiler 12,000 lbs
Max. Coil width entry 24.000"
Max. Coil width exit 24.000"
Max. Coil OD Un-Coiler 51.000"
Max. Coil OD Re-Coiler 51.000"
Coil ID Range Entry 16-20"
Coil ID Range Exit 16-20"
Max. Gauge thickness 0.075"
Min. Gauge thickness 0.010"
PVC Applicator Yes