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Europe’s leading ball chain manufacturer

Sturge Ball Chain

Sturge Industries Ltd. is Europe’s leading manufacturer of ball and bead chain products. In operation for over four decades, Sturge has become an expert provider of ball chain for all applications including window blinds, sanitary and a myriad of other uses. Currently, Sturge is supplying customers with ball chain in over thirty countries across the world.

Situated in a purpose-built factory in the West Midlands UK, Sturge has its own metal-slitting and plating facilities to ensure that we produce only the best quality chain for all customers.

Precision slit metal supplier

Sturge Metals

Sturge Metals builds on the nearly 100 years of experience of its parent company, Sturge Industries, by providing precision strip, with material being processed in-house on our automated slitting and traverse winding lines at our UK factory in the West Midlands.

Our metals are used in several industries around the world, so our experience is there for all to see. Click below to find out more about our precision strip cut metal services and why they are so highly regarded.

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Our state-of-the-art ball chains and metals are manufactured to the highest quality. Metal ball chain is a flexible, lightweight material that is suitable for a wide number of products, depending on the required material.

Our three different base metals (brass, steel and stainless steel) all have different qualities that will greatly benefit you, whatever your needs. We offer these as well as other materials including plastic, and more specialised materials including antimicrobial ball chain.

Sturge’s metals are also processed in-house, and as an ISO 9001 certified provider, we are your number one choice for stainless steel, nickel alloys, copper alloys and plated strip. Each of our metals are used in various industries including telecommunications, gas & oil, electrical and more, which is testament to Sturge’s expertise and knowledge.

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R+T Stuttgart…We’ll Be There !

Come and meet us. We look forward to seeing you in Hall 7, Stand 7C87

Unveiling the Importance of Sturge Industries’ Metal Ball Chain in the Window Blind Industry

We investigate the importance of our metal ball chain into the Window Blind Industry.

Empowering Sustainability: Sturge Industries embraces 150 Kwp Solar Panel Installation

In an era of growing environmental awareness Sturge is embracing their own energy renewable solution.

Sturge welcomes a new Financial Controller

With almost 30 years of experience in managing financial departments, Jo brings with her a wealth of experience and is ready to hit the ground running at Sturge.

Sturge welcomes new Business Development Manager

Gary joins with over 30 years of sales experience in the steel industry, developing both national and international businesses.

Breaking the chain on bacteria

Using the Sturge 29+gold or 29+silver finished antimicrobial chain in place of common material types will act as a natural defence against many different types of bacteria.

Decoiling solutions for pancake and traverse coils

Sturge have made significant investment to develop and manufacture a dedicated decoiling solution to support faster handling of conventional pancake and traverse coils.

UK Metals Expo 2022

Sturge will be attending the UK Metals Expo this year, showcasing our new decoiler machine …

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