Centerless Grinding and Polishing

Our Centerless Grinding and Polishing services provide tightly toleranced metal products with low and consistent RMS finishes that makes us one of the best in the metal fabrication industry today.


  • Polished tubes
  • Grinding and polishing

Centerless Metal Grinding and Polishing Services

Summit Steel & Manufacturing can provide high-quality polished ground bar and tubular products for your metal fabrication needs. We have been a leading supplier of centerless grinding and polishing services for the past 20 years. Whether you simply have need of a grinding and polishing company or you are seeking a metal-working company with the capability of finishing your parts with grinding and/or polishing after fabricating your parts, Summit Steel is your ideal solution.

Centerless Grinding and Metal Polishing Services

The centerless grinding and polishing center is a five-headed abrasive belt grinding and polishing system. We can grind steel tubes and bars in OD’s from .50’’ to 3’’ in diameter, with RMS finishes of 10 or less. We give both cold- and hot-rolled steel products a mirror finish. When your product is polished, it will be ready for any type of plating or coating. 

Benefits of Centerless Grinding and Polishing

Centerless steel grinding is a fast, easy and accurate method for finishing tubular metal parts that need a tight tolerance. Our centerless grinding service will produce steel tubes that are perfectly smooth and cylindrical and will do so quickly. Our centerless grinding and polishing equipment moves extremely fast, making this an ideal alternative if you work in an industry where you need a high volume of ground, metal parts.

Grinding/Polishing Applications

Our metal grinding and metal polishing services are useful for a wide variety of industries and applications, including:

  • Aerospace and defense
  • Automotive
  • Construction
  • Health care – medical, dental and related industries
  • Electronics
  • And more

Related Capabilities

Our other in-house services that complement grinding are saw cutting, machining and other fabrications that add lots of value for products like hydraulic shafting and decorative chrome applications. With our multiple operations under one roof, we can lower your cost and add value for your metal fabrication project. There are many metal-working companies that perform turning, lathing and mill operations on the East Coast, but not all of them perform grinding and polishing services as well. With Summit Steel, you can start with a parts design and end with a completely finished product — grinding, polishing or other finishing included.

Materials Ground and Polished

  • Carbon steel
  • Stainless steel

Why Summit Steel?

Summit Steel is your ideal metal grinding and metal polishing company regardless of industry. We often feature grinding tubes and centerless polishing as a complement to other metal fabrication services we can perform for you and your company. Summit Steel is an established metal-working company that uses only ISO-certified and AWS-certified welders. We can perform a complete suite of metal fabrication steel services, not just grinding tubes and centerless polishing but designing, building and assembling all of your metal-fabricated parts.

By handling your entire project from start to finish, we free you from complicated logistics and the inherent breakdowns in the supply chain and create a complete, clean project timeline with shorter lead times and reduced costs. We do all the work in our 120,000-square-foot facility located right in the USA in Reading, Pennsylvania so you never have to worry about where your project is or what is happening with it.

Contact Summit Steel for Centerless Metal Grinding and Polishing for Your Industry Today

Summit Steel is ready and willing to serve your metal grinding and polishing needs and all your metal fabrication and parts manufacturing needs right now. The sooner you contact us, the sooner we can start helping you save time and money on your quality metal parts. To get started, set up a free consultation with one of our metal-working experts on your project by calling us at 610-921-1119 or contacting us online today.