Tee Splitting

Kloeckner Metals is proud to offer tee splitting at select branches across our 40+ North American footprint.
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Tee Splitting Process

Kloeckner offers tee splitting services throughout our coast-to-coast North American footprint of service centers and branches. Our customers benefit from our extensive range of standard products and custom processes that allow us to manufacture products according to their specific specifications, regardless of size or tolerance. By sourcing all of their products through one supplier, they save both time and money. In addition, our value-added services extend to Industry 2.0 logistics solutions and comprehensive inventory management, as well as expert guidance throughout the ordering process.

Products That Undergo Tee Splitting

Special Tee Splitting Equipment

Branches Featuring Tee Splitting

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Industries Served by Tee Splitting

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is tee splitting?


    It refers to the process of dividing a larger piece of metal into smaller pieces of the desired size and shape. The process is typically performed using specialized machinery, such as a metal splitter, to ensure accuracy and consistency in the resulting pieces.

  • What industries rely on tee splitting?


    Tee splitting is an important process in the metals industry, particularly in the production of structural steel components for construction. As such, the construction industry is one of the primary industries that relies on it.

    Structural steel components, such as steel tees, are used extensively in construction for a variety of applications, including beams, columns, trusses, and frames. These components must be precisely cut and shaped to meet the specific requirements of the project, which often involves tee splitting.

    Other industries that may rely on tee splitting include metal fabrication, heavy equipment manufacturing, and industrial manufacturing. In these industries, tee splitting may be used to create custom steel components for machinery, equipment, or other products.

  • What types of metal are split: plates, sheets, beams, channels, angles, bars, pipes, or tubes?


    Tee splitting is typically used with steel, specifically with structural steel components such as steel tees. Structural steel is commonly used in construction for beams, columns, and other load-bearing applications.

    The tee splitting process allows for the creation of smaller steel tees, which can be used in a variety of applications such as the fabrication of trusses, frames, and other structural components.

    The smaller tees can be made from a variety of steel grades, depending on the requirements of the specific application. Common steel grades used in tee splitting include carbon steel and stainless steel.

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