TIE RODS

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Production area

  • Cold forging section

Application

  • Automotive industry

Function and criticality

It is a basic safety component used in automotive steering systems and from its integrity and functionality depend directly the possibility to operate the steering wheels and consequently the whole vehicle.

Market/Customers

Major producers like ZF Friedrichshafen, Tedrive and TRW.

Comments

Sapes is able to produce tie rods with groove and thread. A highly sensitive control device -integrated in the production line- guarantees the product conformity to the customer requirements.