Vicksmetal Company is a subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation of Americas, manufacturing custom wound cores for the transformer and other electrical industries in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
In September, 2009, VMC began producing cores for various transformer and voltage regulator manufacturers. Today we use the most modern equipment, consisting of 17 Unicore machines and 5 batch annealing furnaces. Our Unicore machines were custom-built and can produce wound cores up to 16.5 inches wide.
We manufacture wound cores tailored to the customers’ need using their drawings and material specifications, and are now an approved supplier for major transformer manufacturers.
VMC owns its affiliate “Vicksmetal/Armco Associates” (VAA) a specialized electrical steel slitting service center which can satisfy the delivery of slit material requirements on JIT basis located in the same industrial park of Vicksburg,
Vicksmetal Company is dedicated to developing long term relationships with our customers
by providing quality products and services and by exceeding customer’s needs and expectations.
Our mission is to become the premier supplier of wound cores to the transformer industry.
At Vicksmetal Company, we strive to achieve prosperity and realize dreams through sound business activities
coupled with utmost respect for our customers and the community as a whole.
Utilizing the customers’ material specifications and drawings Vicksmetal Company can produce a vast array of choices for your wound core needs. We are an approved supplier for major transformer manufacturers.
VMC uses the most modern core winding equipment, consisting of 17 Unicore machines and 5 batch annealing furnaces. Our Unicore machines were custom-built to our specifications and can produce wound cores up to 16.5" strip width.
Vicksmetal can produce can produce cores in the following configurations:
- Distributed Gap, single phase and three phase (Evans Style) configuration,
- Duo Core, single phase and three phase (Evans Style) configuration,
- Gapped Core for Preventive Autotransformer (PA).
- C Core (Butt core)
- Uncut Core
- Straight Lamination (cut to length sheets)
- Cruciform core with multiple strip widths.
Watt Loss testing is performed on all shell form and core form items. We are able to provide loss curves and saturation curves from zero through 18 kilo-Gauss (1.8 Tesla) for all cores produced if required.
Proudly Made in the USA.
901 Haining Rd.
Vicksburg, MS 39183
Vicksmetal Company is centrally located 3 miles off of Interstate 20 on the Port of Vicksburg, Mississippi. USA
Mon-Fri 8am–5pm CST
Contact us for any inquiries about your wound core needs!