Lead Shot

Calder group is a pan-European engineering group, active in specialist engineering, lead engineering and the manufacture and distribution of lead sheet. It supplies a world-wide customer-base in the aerospace, construction, healthcare, nuclear power, oil & gas and other markets.

Lead Shot

Calder Industrial Materials operates a specialist manufacturing cell to produce fine grade lead shot.  A fully automated centrifuge process includes high quality gauge controls to guarantee accurate grading by particle size.

 Applications for this product include:

  • Steel making – to produce free-machining steels
  • Ballast – for example in bridges, counterbalances or yacht keels
  • Radiation shielding – lead shot mixed with concrete is used to provide civil radiation shielding

Calder’s product range excludes shot-gun ammunition.