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High Performance Alloys, Inc. - Custom Bolts and Nuts

Customer orders are produced for quick shipment. Nickel alloys and NITRONIC stainless are available for the petrochemical, pharmaceutical, aerospace and food preparations. Large and small sizes, plus high strength fasteners can be fabricated to your specifications. (read more)

High Performance Alloys, Inc. - Custom Large Diameter Pipe

Large diameter pipes are made in nickel based material and some stainless (NITRONIC 50 and 60). This is offered as a service on our materials, so special (O.D. and wall) pipe and tubing can be offered on a small quantity basis. (read more)

High Performance Alloys, Inc. - Download NITRONIC 50 Datasheet

AMS 5764
UNS S20910Corrosion Resistance

Armco NITRONIC 50 Stainless Steel provides outstanding corrosion resistance - superior to Types 316, 316L, 317 and 317L in many media. For many applications the 1950 F (1066 C) annealed condition provides adequate corrosion resistance and a higher strength level. In very corrosive media or where material is to be used in the as-welded c... (read more)

High Performance Alloys, Inc. - TOP 10 TIPS to Make Good Metals Purchases

This is a guide to help to buyers always get the the best price on metals. Most metals buyers employ one of these tips, but many of these can be used in the process of buying - all at the same time.

10.) Buy in bulk - our materials do not have an expiration date. Standards may be updated over the course of several years, but we will work to update certifications upon request. (read more)

High Performance Alloys, Inc. - Nitrogen strengthened stainless steel NITRONIC

NITRONIC: A material Tradename

Material definition - Nitrogen strengthened stainless steel series (read more)

High Performance Alloys, Inc. - High Performance Alloys and NITRONIC reviews

Customer Reviews

High Performance Alloys is extremely proud of our customer service. Here are some of the reviews we have received from customers: (read more)

High Performance Alloys, Inc. - NITRONIC 60® (Alloy 218)

Austenitic Stainless

Nitronic 60 is truly an all purpose metal. This fully austenitic alloy was originally designed as a temperature alloy, and subsequently has good high temperature properties for temperatures around 1800ºF. The oxidation resistance of Nitronic 60 is similar to Type 309 S.S., and far superior to Type 304S.S. This grade is best known for its wea... (read more)

High Performance Alloys, Inc. - Bar Products

High Performance Alloys stocks mainly round bar products. Our extensive inventory ranges in sizes up to 12 Inch diameter. Normal stock lengths are 12 ft random in length. For example, 12 ft random would be 10 to 12 or 11 to 13 ft. This is industry standard practice. (read more)

High Performance Alloys, Inc. - Sheet/Plate Products

HPA has the inventory to provide same day shipments for small and medium shipments. Larger quantities can be supplied through our network of mills. Some of our mills may allow us to offer a better delivery to our customers by adding the requirements to our own stock material purchases. (read more)

News articles and press releases for High Performance Alloys, Inc.:


Nitrogen-strengthened stainless steels can provide many benefits, says Jeff Kirchner, COO of High Performance Alloys


The store makes creating a quote easy. Here are the steps in creating your item. Select the Alloy that you are interested in either through an Alloy page specific to that grade in the store, or from central page where any Alloy we carry can be selected.


Customer service is important. We know, we have to buy products too. We have all experienced bad customer service and we know it is to be avoided. At High Performance Alloys, the service comes before the sale, with the sale and after the sale.


Material definition - Nitrogen strengthened stainless steel series


Research and Development Facility Expanding Production


Starting a company is difficult, but starting a company in the middle of a trying economic recession is just crazy. That bit of crazy made the small company of High Performance Alloys a stable leader in the industry for the past 30 years.


Nitronic 60 is an austentitic variant of stainless steel that is celebrated in military avionics for its oxidation and wear-resistance.


Award by the State of Indiana from the SBDC. Recognized as a company experiencing good growth.


Company provides high-tech alloys for aircraft, space shuttle

Waterjet purchased 05/10/2010

New waterjet to help you with your cutting needs. We will specialize in semi finished 2D parts with tight tolerances and superior edge quality. We will be able to cut sheet from 0.018” up to 4” plate.


Ownership change in company structure.


Russ & Cella Kirchner announce retirement at High Performance Alloys. Since inception in 1984, Russ Kirchner Jr. has led this company to the beat of his own drum.


High Performance Alloys, Inc. received its ISO 9001:2008 Certificate of Registration


High Performance Alloys, Inc. received its ISO 9001:2000 Certificate of Registration on November 25, 2008


The addition of a 750 Ton Erie Press will allow forgings as large as 16” wide. This press will be used for reductions on ingot and billet. As always, our focus will be quick turn around, and small to medium quantities.


First New Year in our sales & administration facility. We moved our plate, sheet and wire products to Windfall in 2006. This will allow further expansion of our manufacturing capacity in Tipton, where our forging and machining operations are located.