Cold forging section
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 and THK.
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.