Bridco are Australian distributors for:
Bridco are wholesale suppliers of a wide range of stainless steel rigging hardware and stainless steel marine fittings. Their range of stainless steel hardware includes shackles, clips & hooks, turnbuckles, fastenings, blocks & sheaves , rings & rigging, eye bolts, eye nuts and many more hardware product lines.
Bridco sell both hydraulic swages by Talurit and hand swages (or ferrules) which are available in the following materials and codes.
- Copper ferrules (hydraulic) to suit up to 30mm wire rope
- Aluminium ferrules (hydraulic) (EN 13411-3) to suit up to 63mm wire rope
- Aluminium round (up to 28mm) and Copper round (up to 9mm rope) Talurit ferrules (hydraulic)
- Stainless steel INOX ferrules (hydraulic) to suit up to 31mm wire rope
- Copper hand swages are available in either plain or nickel plated to suit up to 10mm.
Bridco stainless steel & cromox have partnered for over 13 years
Bridco is the exclusive Australian distributor of cromox by Ketten Wälder. Made in Germany.
Bridco also supply two different ranges of stainless steel modular handrail systems.
We stock stainless steel tube and fittings with diameter of 48.3mm in our superior range and 50.8mm in our economy range.
Our modular handrails systems are available in mirror polish or satin finish and are suitable for commercial and residential applications.
We can supply stainless steel square tube and round stainless steel tube in composite form or pre-cut for DIY installation.
See also the most popular wire rope balustrade style combinations that we sell. Each stainless cable balustrade component is specified for easy ordering.
If you have a swaging question call us for the best advice in the business!
Electropolishing in an electro chemical process. It employs a bath with electrical current at a positive rate and uses chemistry to polish stainless steel. Electropolishing is performed by immersing a stainless steel item in a bath containing phosphoric and sulfuric acid to dissolve a very small amount of material from the metal surface. The benefits …
While Stainless Steel is not maintenance free, it is maintenance friendly. Cleaning and Maintenance is stainless steel is required and is quite simple. Like all materials, stainless steel may become stained or discoloured over time, impairing the overall look. This brown discolouration – tea staining – has been identified in coastal applications in Australia and …
A comparison of grade 304 vs grade 316 stainless steel. 304 Stainless steel accounts for more than 50% of all stainless steel produced around the world. Many common household items are made from 304 stainless such as cutlery or your kitchen sink. Compared to 316 stainless steel, 304 grade stainless is a low-cost option that …
Stainless Steel Maintenance
for corrosive environments
Australians mostly inhabit the coastline which is an extremely corrosive salty sea-air environment for any metals parts and fittings that rust.