Research & Development (R&D)

All pictures are shown with guarding and die covers removed for clarity and proprietary reasons.

Transmet's S.A.M. in action

Transmet’s S.A.M. or Special Application Machine is used for short run production and process development work. Production capability of 10 to 10,000 lbs. per order.

Transmet's Chill Block Melt Spinner in action

Transmet’s Chill Block Melt Spinner casting a specialty product, K-102P 99.9% Pure Aluminum Flake.

Transmet's Spinning Cup in action

Our Spinning Cup process has unique proprietary features that produce uniform sized and shaped alloys.

Transmet's R&D Chill Block doing an R&D project

Process development and implementation at Transmet is an ideal tool for your research efforts. Our products are cited by four customers in patents.

Transmet was founded in 1979 as a subsidiary of Battelle Research Institute.  While Transmet is now a privately held company, we have continued to be active in product development.  We have developed specific shapes for unique applications.

Transmet has worked with universities (including the OSU, Penn State and the University of Cincinnati), government labs (including Battelle Columbus, Batelle Northwest, DOE and DOD) other small business and fortune 500 companies.

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