Mil-Spec Hinge Pin Manufacturer Serving Rhode Island

Welcome to LaDeau, a Mil-Spec hinge pin manufacturer serving Rhode Island that can proudly say its founders have been in the industry since WWII. Our founders Lester Laing and Henry Thibodeau worked with the Lockheed Corporation before founding LaDeau in 1946.

After the war Laing and Thibodeau committed LaDeau to bringing military-tier standards to its manufacturing. They ensured both military and civilian clients would receive products that met the rigor of military standards.

Today LaDeau brings that same stringency and expertise to Rhode Island. We’ve spent more than 70 years providing unmatched value and excellence to our customers.

Manufacturing That Meets US Department of Defense Standards

Being an ISO-9001:2015 certified Mil-Spec hinge pin manufacturer serving Rhode Island, we can honestly say we live up to the highest standards in America.

The US Department of Defense (DoD) sets rigorous guidelines for their equipment. This guarantees their equipment comes with top of the line performance without fail.

Furthermore, having standardized equipment makes life easier for those in the field. When parts such as hinge pins are interchangeable amongst equipment, repairs are far easier and quicker.

We bring this level of stringency to our Rhode Island clients for the same reasons. Our in-house inspections ensure quality, reliability, and speed for our customers. All aspects of our manufacturing process meet Department of Defense guidelines including our:

  • Procedures, processes, practices, and methods

  • Technical requirements

  • Design criteria

  • Material types and sources

Our meticulous and systematic attention to detail is why we’re trusted by companies in leading arenas such as the aerospace industry, defense sector, and medical field. We boast a 99.8% acceptance rate and independent certifications by multiple aerospace customers.

We Offer Customizability and Flexibility

We bring our Rhode Island clientele 70 years worth of tools, machinery, and expertise. Our facilities provide services such as staking, pin spinning, powder coating, degreasing, passivating, plating, and more.

When working with clients from countless industries we naturally receive a substantial range of requests. That’s why our offices, manufacturing, and tooling are all done in-house

By keeping our processes streamlined, we save our clients countless headaches. We cut out days of pointless supply chain issues and phone calls that lead to more questions than answers.

Our tooling is in-house so we can serve clients in any field. It doesn’t matter whether we’re working with armored vehicles, GPS satellites, or ambulances. Our team is prepared and enthusiastic to take on custom requests.

In fact, our Mil-Spec hinge pins are fully customizable. Through of our in-house tooling we create pins with whatever thickness, diameter, and length you need. We’re also more than welcome to add additional finishes on our Mil-Spec hinge pins.

As a leading Mil-Spec hinge pin manufacturer serving Rhode Island, we’re committed to flexibility and speed. We provide tooling and manufacturing in one place to give you control over your orders.

Our Unrivaled Standards Guarantee Satisfaction

Our painstaking attention to detail is why we’re trusted in countless industries. When dealing with high-stakes industries, we know we need to bring our A-game. That’s why we do everything in our power to guarantee our hinge pins are:

*** Standardized – You can’t talk about Mil-Spec without bringing up standardization. Everything in the military down to the shine of your boots is specified. That’s because standardization is king when it comes to speed, consistency, and dependability.

We believe when you find a design that performs better than all others, stick with it. Our Mil-Spec hinge pins are engineered to sustain tremendous weights, immense pressures, and vigorous vibrations.

*** Reliable – Our Mil-Spec hinge pins are built for the most advanced equipment known to man. Even more, we know people rely on our hinge pins for their personal safety. To hold to the trust our clients place in us, we hold numerous in-house inspections to guarantee perfection.

*** Quality – The DoD isn’t looking for any ordinary commercial hinge pin. They need hinge pins that will hold the incredible weight of armored doors and provide the intricate functioning of exoskeleton joints. Our hinge pins meet those standards.

Our hinge pins can withstand chemical agents, unimaginable force, and extreme conditions. From prized workmanship to the finest materials, our hinge pins beat the rest.

*** Value – We know our customers have deadlines and budgets to meet. That’s why we not only provide the strongest and most reliable hinge pins on the market. We also offer the best deals.

We take our role as a world class Mil-Spec hinge pin manufacturer serving South Dakota seriously. We know our clients are looking to provide the same high-quality service to their own customers. That’s why we take speed and affordability to heart.

The LaDeau team cares about our relationships. We’ve gone out of our way time and time again to help our clients meet their needs. Whether you’re looking for an expedited order or an absurdly specific request, we’ll be more than happy to help.

Mil-Spec Hinge Pins Built to DoD Specifications

You can find our Mil-Spec hinge pins over the seas, under the seas, and in the far reaches of space. Now it’s time to bring them to South Carolina. Our goal is to provide the unsurpassed performance of Mil-Spec hinge pins to our community. That’s why we’re thrilled to provide South Carolina with Mil-Spec hinge pins meeting specifications including:

A-A-55486-1 through A-A-55486-5 specified stainless steel hinge pins available in passivated finish

MS20253 and AS20253 specified stainless steel hinge pins available in passivated or Cad-plated finish as well as finished with solid film lubricant (L) on demand

MS27990 specified hinge pins available in Aluminum (A), Brass (B), Stainless Steel (C), Steel (D) and Bronze (E)

Get in Touch With LaDeau!

We’re grateful to serve both civilian and government clients in South Carolina! Whether you know just the Mil-Spec hinge pin you need, or want help picking the right one, we’re here to help!

Contact our team at 818-240-3990 or 800-693-3990.

Visit our website www.ladeau.com for detailed information on all our fine products.

Please share any thoughts or comments at info@ladeau.com

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