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Situated in Fort William, Lochaber Stainless is a specialist in stainless steel pipe and tube work. Our speciality is in vehicle exhaust systems and manifolds.

With over 1200 square feet of workshop space dedicated to the production of tubular equipment to the highest quality. Computer controlled bending equipment allows for accurate, and repeatable bends.

The repeatability of this machine makes it ideal for production runs of varying lengths. This mandrel bender has another benefit, bend quality! the technology involved prevents the tube from collapsing or ovalising. this is crucial for situations where flow is important. We can also providedivide the following, handrails, balustrades, bespoke fabrication both one offs and continued manufacture.
Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 28 May at 15:02
It's so hot in here that the grease is melting out from the mandrel links πŸ˜‚πŸ”₯πŸ”₯
#roasting

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 26 May at 10:39
440 big block 😎😎πŸ”₯πŸ’―

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 26 May at 10:36
Something a bit different in yesterday morning. Simple resonator delete πŸ˜ŽπŸ™‰ 1968 Dodge Charger R/T

Video to follow πŸ˜†

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Posted: 26 May at 09:15
A last minute repair one evening this week to a broken control arm mount on this 1930 ford model A.
Claus and his wife have driven here from the north of Sweden to do the Islay whisky tour. Glad I could play a part in keeping them on the road 😎
#restored #classic #fordmodela #ford #lochaberstainless #roadtrip

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 07 May at 14:52
Don't you just love old escorts!? 😍

Iain Auld came up from oban with his van for a custom system in 2 1/4" to suit his 1600 crossflow swap with a 4 branch and webers. Pity it's not running yet but i cant wait to hear it when it is πŸ‘ŒπŸΌ

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 21 Apr at 21:39
Really proud to have played a small part in Mellex Group Ltd Scania R620 Longnose. What a beauty of a truck πŸ˜πŸ‘ŒπŸΌ
Side bars by us here at Lochaber stainless 😎

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 19 Mar at 21:06
Glass packed tractor exhaust built in house to size for a customer's restoration project. #lochaberstainless #madetoorder #tractor #exhaust #tigwelding #polished #stainless

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Posted: 19 Mar at 15:05
Busy afternoon bending 2" stock. Time to empty the shelf and put all these away and fill it up with the next batch of parts. #lochaberstainless #production #manufacturing #mandrelbent #stainlesssteel #tube

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 05 Mar at 21:39
What do you do when you can bend tube, but can't bend a tight enough radius? Thats right, pie cuts! Time consuming but the only way to get through such a tight path through the bike. 5.2m of weld in total and over 30 parts, all in a 1m exhaust!
Time (and gas!) consuming for sure but quite an interesting challenge. Front pipe assembly for a KTM LC4.
Video in comments.

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 04 Mar at 09:03
Rover V8 engine block came in with two cracks between the core plugs thanks to the cold snap we've been having. Did my best to salvage it, given the cost of getting a low mileage replacement it was worth a try. Now for the customer to have it cut back and shaped to take the new plugs. Hope it works 🀞

#welding #kitcar #v8 #blockrepair #lochaberstainless #worthatry

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 19 Feb at 08:38
How about stainless gambrels with a swivel function, and some butchers hooks to go with them.
We can make these to order in any size or design required.
Contact us for pricing, large quantities can be organised easily.
#lochaberstainless #manufacturing #madeinscotland #gamekeeping #hunting #shooting

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 12 Feb at 09:19
Congratulations to Lorna Hutchens on winning our prize draw across facebook and instagram for one of our stainless roses! (I'm unable to tag her just now)
We've sent you a pm to organize sending you your rose, and we will be donating the price of the rose to Alzheimer Scotland as you asked us to donate to a dementia charity.

Huge thanks to everyone who entered!

Hit those call now or send message buttons if you want to bag one for yourself before Wednesday. International postage is avaliable.

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 07 Feb at 18:47
Valentine’s Day is only a week away! 🌹🌷 found the perfect gift yet?
Check out our forever roses

We have a small number already prepared, but once they're gone we will need time to make more, so don't leave it to the last minute! Especially if we have to post them!

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 25 Jan at 12:03
+++ C O M P E T I T I O N T I M E +++

Valentines day is coming closer and you have the chance to win for your love or yourself, one of our beautiful FOREVER ROSES.

To ENTER this competition
1. like and share this post (Share Public!!!)
2. like our page Lochaber Stainless
3. write in the comments below, the name of the Charity, who you wish to receive a donation from us.

The winner gets one of our handmade solid stainless FOREVER ROSES and we donate to the charity the winner named.

Double the chances to win and enter this competition on Instagram @lochaberstinless (www.instagram.com/lochaberstainless)
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Can't wait and would like to get a FOREVER ROSE NOW?
Sent us a message for more details.

END of the competition 11th of February 2018, 08:00 a.m.

** VISIT OUR SHOP AND NEW WEBSITE SOON **
This competition is FREE to enter and you have to be over 14.

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 07 Sep 2017 at 20:48
Delighted to have had the chance to work on this beauty πŸ’ͺπŸ€™

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 08 Feb 2017 at 12:18
Stainless Steel Valentines roses avaliable for order now!
Order now as they dont last long! Avaliable with or without bases, in either polished or forged finishes. prices from Β£40ea.

postal orders will need to be placed this week for delivery on time.

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 31 Dec 2016 at 00:25
Full railings and cat catcher in 316 #stainlesssteel built for Neils #fishing #boat plenty space for creels now. #lochaberstainless #custom #railings

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 31 Dec 2016 at 00:20
#yamaha #r6 decat made last month. Jigs have been made for this so there is potential for a limited production run if there is enough interest. In addition to removing a major restriction and improving flow, there is an 8kg weight saving to be had. Mandrel bent 304 stainless. #sportbike #lochaberstainless

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 31 Dec 2016 at 00:15
Looking back through some pictures of our projects over the last year. This 1933 #alvis #firefly was trailered up for a complete #custom exhaust in #stainlesssteel in November.
Most interesting thing about this car is the brake pedal is on the right and the accelerator is in the middle. Didn't get the chance to drive it but I'm sure that would take some getting used to!

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 19 Dec 2016 at 17:57
Little silver surfer made from aluminium tig weld. Unfortunately my pedal has died but managed it with just the torch switch. Rtech tig161 buzzing away nicely. #tigasthetics #aluminium #weldporn #lochaberstainless #rtechwelding #makecoolshiteveryday #silversurfer #surfing

Lochaber Stainless
Posted: 08 Dec 2016 at 16:59
Making up stanchions for some more stainless and glass balustrade. #lochaberstainless #stainlessrailings #tiglife