OCS are probably best know for crankshaft grinding ranging from lawnmower engines right up to steam engines and the largest marine crankshafts and anything in between for commercial and non commercial use. We also offer an ultra performance, motorsport quality machining for crankshafts, this quality is applied to all the work undertaken at OCS. Crankshafts are polished after grinding in order to achieve the exact specifications and surface finish.
Our crankshaft services include:
- Crankshaft grinding
We can remanufacture main and big ends to take undersize bearings
- Crankshaft polishing
All crankshafts are polished after grinding to ensure the finish is to the highest standard and any imperfections removed.
- Crankshaft crack testing
We crack test all crankshafts before grinding to identify any damage to determine repair or replacement.
- Crankshaft straightening
We can also straighten crankshafts to remove any distortion after an engine failure or internal damage.
- Crankshaft balancing
We offer a full engine balance service and can provide a before and after print out to demonstrate the improvement.
- Diamond Refacing
We regrind the flywheel to remove and distortion or surface damage from the face using a diamond headed cutter.