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  • MarsKeel and Catalina’s Newly Designed 425 Shaol Draft Bulb Keel

    The Catalina 425 is an all-new design that assumes the position in the Catalina line held by the legendary Catalina 42. Embracing a contemporary aesthetic, it is designed to endure in function and aesthetics in the Catalina tradition. The 425 utilizes signature Catalina features, including a functional and spacious cockpit, a comfortable, carefully detailed interior, […]

  • Precision CNC Machined Lead Parts for Critical Industries

    At Mars Metal, we stand at the forefront of CNC machining for lead parts, serving critical sectors such as Medical, Communications, and Aerospace. Our commitment to precision and quality drives our production, catering to the nuanced needs of guidance systems, RDT security, satellite systems, and comprehensive Government defense solutions​​.   Learn More   Our Expertise […]

  • Happy Holidays from The Mars Metal Group of Companies

    On behalf of the Mars Metal Group of Companies, we want to wish you happy holidays and a prosperous New Year. We want to extend our appreciation to everyone who supported us this year, and we look forward to what 2024 holds! Best wishes for this upcoming year, and we look forward to servicing you […]

  • Introduction to Crane Host Testing

    Crane hoist testing is essential for ensuring the safety and efficiency of cranes and lifting devices. Regular inspections and load tests are mandated by organizations like OSHA and CCOHS to identify potential issues in crane components, which can wear out due to frequent use. This process is vital to prevent operational failures and ensure the […]

  • Test Weights for Crane Hoist Testing

    According to OSHA or CCOHS requirements, all cranes & lifting devices in service must be tested yearly as frequent use wears safety-critical crane components. Worn or damaged parts may result in the crane becoming inoperable or even failing dangerously, putting personnel at risk. By conducting frequent crane inspections, you can discover potential issues and deal […]

  • Protect Your Space With Mars Metal’s Lead Lined Drywall, Plywood, and Sheet Lead

    Mars Metal specializes in the production of sheet lead, lead lined plywood, and lead lined drywall in Canada for a variety of industries worldwide. These industries include nuclear, marine, construction, engineering, aerospace, mining, industrial manufacturing, defence & security as well institutions, educational and government bodies. Our capabilities include pattern making, mold manufacturing, metal fabrication, welding, […]

  • Happy Holidays from The Mars Metal Group of Companies

    On behalf of the Mars Metal Group of Companies we want to wish you happy holidays and a prosperous New Year. We want to extend our appreciation to everyone who supported us this year and we look forward to what 2023 holds! Best wishes for this upcoming year and we look forward to servicing you […]

  • Common Sheet Lead Questions

    Sheet lead is a common, quick and cost-effective method to efficiently shield radiation in dental offices, vet clinics, health clinics, hospitals and other areas. It can also be used for roof flashing and can be laminated to drywall or plywood depending on your needs. Many customers have questions about sheet lead orders and clarifications about […]

  • New Readable PDF Downloadable Line Card for Mars Metal

    The complete list of Mars Metal products is now available in an easily readable and downloadable PDF format. DOWNLOAD: Mars Metal Line Card Mars Metal is a North American manufacturer and global leader in lead casting, lead fabrication, lead finishing, and custom lead products. To learn more about Mars Metal products, call us directly on […]

  • Mars Metal: 42 Years of Lead Casting Experience

    Mars Metal Company has over 42 years of experience in lead casting. We pride ourselves on being an industry leader in manufacturing, innovation, custom design, fabrication, and finishing solutions. Founded in 1979, Mars Metal is the specialty casting division of Mars Metal Group of Companies. In this division, our products consist of castings requested by […]

  • Happy Holidays from The Mars Metal Group of Companies

    On behalf of the Mars Metal Group of Companies we want to wish you happy holidays and a prosperous New Year. We want to extend our appreciation to everyone who supported us this year and we look forward to what 2022 holds! Best wishes for this upcoming year and we look forward to servicing you […]

  • Improve part accuracy, safety, and cost savings with mars metal

    Improve Part Accuracy, Safety, and Cost Savings with Mars Metal

    Utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and the latest CAD-CAM software, Mars Metal offers Precision 3D and CNC Machining of lead parts and plates. Mars Metal cuts lead with a computer numerical control (CNC) machine that interprets a client’s 3D CAD model and translates that data into the machine. This production process provides the greatest degree of dimensional […]