Steel Shield, Stud Guards, Stud Plates and Wire Form Parts to Protect Electrical Wiring

Does Your Business Need a Manufacturer for Steel Shield Stampings or Wire Forms?

If your company needs custom wire form fabrication services for wire form Steel Shields or stampings, then be sure to discuss your requirements with St. Louis-based Western Wire Products Company(phone# 800-325-3770).  With over 100 pieces of production machinery and expertise with a wide range of product design, engineering, prototyping, primary fabrication, secondary operations and product finishing services, we can accommodate a wide range of requests along with industry specifications.  If you need basic Steel Shield stampings for use with electrical wiring, cabling or small pipe/tubing/conduit applications for general residential or commercial needs, we do have standard sizes available.

We do meet U.S. electrical codes with our inventory stock of protective Steel Shield stampings and wire forms.  If your company needs different designs of Steel Shield stampings or wire forms that conduct or resist electrical conductivity, we do offer a range of metallic coatings, plating and options to meet most general hardware requirements within our fabrication capacity for wire diameters.  We can fabricate custom metal shields designed to protect wiring from accidental damage by nails or screws, or we can produce products with specific plating or coating options that offer electrically conductivity or resistance to low-level current.

Western Wire Products Co. is a major U.S. supplier of general and custom wire form products to a wide range of market sectors.  We supply national distribution channels, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), businesses large and small, the Maintenance and Repair Operations (MROs) market sector, as well as construction, automotive, Plumbing & Electrical, HVAC sectors, and hardware supply sectors.

Our general wire forms inventory categories include:  general wire formsmechanical fastenerswire handleswire hangers, and custom-made springs.

Standardized Protective Steel Shields for Wiring, Cables and Construction Requirements

Western Wire Products Co. offers a few standardized wire form shields to protect interior wall wiring for Plumbing & Electrical work, general commercial and residential construction, repair work and building rehabs, HVAC, and other uses.  Our inventory of shields includes common sizing of Stud Plates, Stud Guards and related wire form parts to protect wiring, and/or to provide electrical conductivity or electrical resistance meet U.S. building codes.  These common protective shields include Stud Guards and Stud Plates, or other protective stampings for use to protect electrical wiring or cables.  Some of these protective shields are used in conjunction with electrical connections, junctions, boxes, outlets, etc.  We do stock some related items such as Hanger Iron (e.g. Perforated Hanger Iron, Twist-Slot Hanger Bar, Tinner’s Tape, etc.), various types of Pipe Straps, various types of Pipe Hooks, frequently used to hang or secure small pipes, tubing, square tubing, or even for electrical wire conduits.

If you happen to need small wire form Steel Shields with an electrical resistance or conductivity, or for use with electronics or other applications, be sure to discuss your options for Copper Top Spring Stampings,Phosphor Bronze StampingsShields & BushingsContact Assemblies, or even Brackets & Clips.  You will find many of these types of wire form products in diverse manufacturing, industrial and other markets including in electronics, Aerospace Hardware supply, the automotive, vehicle and engine manufacturing and repair sectors (review our automotive wire forms or review information about custom automotive stampings), construction, medical device manufacturing, agricultural machinery and equipment, and many other market sectors.

We recommend that you take a few moments to review our wire forms catalog and/or Visual Index.  We may already offer what you are looking for, or feel free to talk to Western Wire Products Co. about your requirements and specification for custom, wire form Steel Shields that meet your end use requirements.

Custom Wire Forms Fabrication:  Wire Form Diameter Capacity

Whether you need custom wire forms or custom stampings for your supply of Steel Shields and related products, Western Wire Products Co. can offer a considerable production range capacity.  We have over 100 pieces of production machinery at our fabrication plant.  We can offer wire form stamping, and a variety of industry-standard production techniques.  For custom production runs, we can assist your business with product design, engineering, materials selection, rapid product prototyping, full-service primary fabrication, production services, and extensive secondary operations and finishing services.

For wire forms in general, we offer several steel grades and we meet ASME standards.  We produce many wire forms with MB Spring Wire, but we also offer options for wire form fabrications including galvanized steels, plain steels, cold-rolled steel, strip steel, and various grades of Stainless Steels as well.  CNC wire bending or CNC wire forming fabrication options are available for a wide range of wire form products where applicable.

Our custom, CNC- and precision-wire form fabrication capacity includes:

  • Lower-volume, custom CNC-machined production runs utilizing CNC production machinery; we can handle for wire diameters from 0.016” to 0.625” with metric sizing of 0.4 mm to 16 mm
  • Higher-volume, custom precision production runs utilizing our multi-slide forming or four-slide forming machinery; by employing multi-slide forming or four-slide forming techniques, we can handle wire diameters of 0.028” to 0.562” with metric sizing at 0.75 mm to 14 mm
  • Custom wire form fabrication utilizing strip steel wire to 16 gauge

If you plan to request custom, wire form Steel Shields, we can produce common smaller sizes of these types of metal stampings designed to protect electrical wiring, wire connections, small conduits, and or small pipe or tubing.  These types of Steel Shields are particularly common in the interior or walls (behind your drywall or other wall substrates) in both commercial and residential construction and repair markets.

Western Wire Products Co. also offers business customers and extensive list of secondary operations and product finishing options for various types of wire forms.  We can assist your company with determining the required services depending on your applications and also coating or plating options.

We can offer:  Austempering, additional bending, chamferingcoining, deburring or vibratory deburring, in-process staking or staking, machining, applying various types of treatments (e.g. atmospheric/neutral air treatments, case hardening, heat treatments, stress-relieving treatments, or vacuum heat-treating options), Stainless Steel passivation, applying plating and coatings (e.g. electro-coating metallic materials, applying powder coats, etc.), punching, strip forming, stamping (four-slide stamping or multi-slide stamping methods/options available), swaging, tapping, secondary threading, and welding services.

Request a price quote on custom, Steel Shield fabrication including applicable secondary operations and finishing services as your company requires.

Contact Western Wire Products Co. for Steel Shield Wire Forms, Inventory Products or Custom Fabrication

Contact Western Wire Products Co. direct to purchase bulk inventory wire forms including protective shields for wiring and cables.  We ship throughout the U.S.A., and we ship most inventory products worldwide.  We have shipped to customers in Canada, Mexico, elsewhere in the Americas, to Europe, to Australia, to Japan and elsewhere in Asia.

For custom wire form fabrications including Steel Shield stampings or wire form designs, we can assist your company with every step of the product design to fulfilment and shipping.  Business customers may call us direct at 800-325-3770 (toll-free in the U.S.), or you may contact our sales department about inventory items or for answers about our available custom fabrication services.  You may forward your questions to: [email protected].