Process of making nails

What is the process of making nails? How do we get to know the details of nails making business? Where we can get nails making raw materials? Where we can buy nail making machine? Follow, we will introduce the process of nails making details.

What is common iron wire concrete steel nails?

A common iron wire concrete steel nail consists of a metal rod(carbon steel iron wire rod) or shank, pointed at one end and typically having a formed round flat head at the opposite, which will be hammered into pieces of wood or other materials to lock them together. And concrete steel nail is typically made from steel, although it is often made from high carbon steel wire rod, aluminum, brass, or many other different metals.

The surface is often electro-galvanized coated, hot-dipped galvanized, or plated to enhance its corrosion resistance, gripping strength, or decorative appearance. The nail’s head, shank, and point may have several shapes that supported the intended function of the nail, such as twisted shank umbrella head roofing nails, angular spiral concrete nails, polished common iron wire nails, U type nails, coil nails, etc.

Total, nearly 300 sorts of nails are made within China today, most are utilized in residential housing construction. The typical wood-frame house uses between 20,000 and 30,000 nails of varied types and sizes.

Kinds of Size by Nail Length

For nails, have so many different sizes from very short to very long. Nails are divided into three broad categories by their length. These categories are roughly defined, and there’s considerable crossover between them.

  • Generally, nails under 1 inch (2.5 cm) long are called tacks or brads, like shoe tacks.
  • Nails 1-4 inches (2.5-10.2 cm) long are called nails, like common wire nails, coil nails, steel nails, and iron nails, as we can see often.
  • While those over 4 inches (10.2 cm) are sometimes called spikes. Like, wall spikes, and bird spikes.

The trend of New Nail Design

Most of the 300 differing types of nails produced in China today require no new design work. Once a nail has been designed, forming dies and processes are developed for its manufacture, and therefore the nail is produced in quantity. Amigo Machinery can supply all the moulds and dies to support your design. Use our nail making machine can make any nails you like.

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Get raw material-Iron wire rod or Nails making wire

If want to make nails, firstly we need to get raw materials. One is a low carbon iron wire rod Q195, the other one is different thickness of nails making wire.

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