We Manufacturer the Best Alnico, Tungsten Heavy Alloys and Transformer Laminations in the World. Period.

For Over 100 Years, T&S HIGH PERFORMANCE METALS Have Been The Best Available Across All Industries.

Since the early 1900s, Thomas and Skinner has been producing world-class high-performance alloys to meet our customers’ unique design needs and application requirements. Today we continue the research and development of our founder John Esterline, an electrical engineering professor at Purdue University. Based in academia, Thomas and Skinner flourishes where others flounder. Our ability to customize and reformulate metal alloys in order to reach performance levels far beyond industry standards makes Thomas & Skinner a supplier sought out by customers all over the world.

Stated quite simply, we make what others can’t.

Magnetic Materials

High Performance

We are a world leading manufacturer in Alnico magnets, hard ferrites/ceramic, rare earth magnets and bonded or flexible magnets. Contact us for more details on how we deliver.

Tungsten Heavy Alloys

High Performance

T&S serves the defense, commercial aerospace, space, naval, medical device and rotorcraft industries with Tungsten Heavy Alloy products.

Transformer Laminations


We offer the broadest range of transformer laminations including ei sizes, three phase, ferroresonant, cruciform, wide window, centra-gap, vari-gap, ui, and shunts and i-strips.

Our pledge to you

Our goal is to provide the highest quality, domestically produced high performance metals available. We stay close to our customer base, continuously improve our products and processes, and intentionally avoid low-quality and/or high-volume applications. You tell us what you need to be successful. We will work with you to make it happen.

Our strategy is to compete with anyone in the world for high-quality, high-performance metals, bar none. We believe we are the best, and want to show you what we can do.

So call or email us today, and let’s get started.

Industries We Serve

Oil Exploration
Commercial Aircraft

We export our products to:

  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • China
  • France
  • Germany
  • Great Britain
  • India
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Romania