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Fine Tubes (U.K.)
Contact details
Address Plymbridge Road, Estover, Plymouth, Devon, PL6 7LG, U.K.
Telephone +44 1752 876 416
Email sales.finetubes@ametek.com
Web www.finetubes.co.uk
UK-based Fine Tubes and US-based Superior Tube are leading global manufacturers of precision tubing and have continuously proven their excellence in engineering and metallurgy.

We manufacture high precision metal tubes in a wide range of titanium, stainless steel and nickel for different critical applications in the aerospace industry, including:

• Hydraulic and pneumatic control systems

• Landing gear

• Instrumentation

• Transmission tubes

• Convoluting / seals

These high-performance tubes are manufactured as seamless, welded or welded and drawn in a whole range of grades and sizes. While our welded, welded and drawn tube size range goes up to 38.1 mm (1 1/2") OD, our seamless tube size range starts at less than 1mm (0.04") and goes up to 45mm (1 5/8") OD.

Offering over 70 years of experience in supplying high performance tubing to the aviation industry, both businesses help major aerospace companies worldwide to solve technical challenges. Customer approvals include Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, Embraer, GE, Pratt & Whitney, Rolls-Royce and Groupe Safran.

Fine Tubes along with Superior Tube are part of the AMETEK Specialty Metal Products division, together with AMETEK Wallingford, Hamilton Precision Metals, AMETEK Eighty-Four and Reading Alloys. Collectively, they represent a world-leading force not just in precision tubing but also in precision strip, wire and foil, metal powders and clad metals.

Parent company AMETEK Inc.
Client aircraft programs
Airbus A320   Analysis Metal Tubing: Stainless Steel 21-6-9 and Titanium tubing for hydraulic and high pressure systems
Airbus A330   Analysis Metal Tubing: Stainless Steel 21-6-9 and Titanium tubing for hydraulic and high pressure systems
Airbus A350 XWB   Analysis Metal Tubing: Titanium tubing for high pressure hydraulic system
Airbus A380   Analysis Metal Tubing: Titanium tubing for high pressure hydraulic system
Sectors Categories
Heat Treatment Heat Treatment
Manufacturing Services Fabricating Services
Metal Processes Welding
Metals Nickel , Titanium
Non-Destructive Testing Non-Destructive Testing , Ultrasonic Testing
Non-Mechanical Components Metal Tubing , Pitot Tubes , Seamless Tubing , Welded Tubing
Company press releases
High-quality master alloys, powder and tube presented at Titanium USA 2018  October 1, 2018
Industrial applications for titanium tubing  June 15, 2018
New Nadcap accreditation for Fluid Distribution Systems is the fifth for Fine Tubes  November 2, 2017
AMETEK Specialty Metal Products to showcase tube, strip and powder at Aviation Expo China  September 8, 2017
Securing a fourth Nadcap accreditation confirms Fine Tubes aerospace manufacturing excellence  August 7, 2017
Titanium tubing experts Fine Tubes showcase latest lightweight products  November 4, 2016
Increase in global aircraft build rate generates strong demand for titanium tubing in India  April 17, 2015
Fine Tubes develops seamless titanium tubing for Airbus & Liebherr  January 15, 2014
Fine Tubes wins contract to supply hydraulic tubing for new generation of Snecma engines  November 5, 2013
New product development keeps Fine Tubes at the forefront of metals innovation  June 18, 2013

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