Custom Ribbon FlightsCenterless Chip Screw, Spirals, Helicoid Flighting

For over eight decades, Reinke & Schomann, Inc. has been a leading manufacturer of high quality custom metal components for industrial machinery. We specialize in the engineering and fabrication of custom ribbon flights for effective use in food equipment mixers, scum skimmers, stack strakes, spiral let down chutes, blender blades, and many other applications. Our advanced machining equipment and methods allow us to produce continuous helicoid flights, centerless chip screws, and spirals in right and left hand directions. We provide flights with integrated spokes and radial spokes. Flighting materials include mild steel, stainless steel, Monel, Inconel, Hastelloy, abrasion resistant alloys, and nickel alloys. Parts can be treated for abrasion, corrosion, and heat resistance, and finished with flame spray or galvanizing. We are adept at producing nonstandard sizes up to 18′ (5486mm) in diameter, lengths up to 60′ (18,300mm), and thicknesses up to 1.5″ (38.1mm). All units are manufactured holding tight tolerances exceeding CEMA standards.

Our services include build to print capabilities, assembly, and system integrations. We handle low volume production levels with a focus on quality and customer service. For more information about our custom ribbon flight manufacturing service or the other bulk handling conveyor component solutions we offer, please see the table below or contact us directly.

Showcased Projects

Reinke & Schomann, Inc. compiled a few selected project examples which demonstrate our capabilities and services. Click on the links below to view more information about the project.

custom ribbon flight capabilities

General Capabilities
Assembly
Build to Print
Engineering Services
Fabricating Machining
System Integration

We Handle a Large Range of Applications, Please Inquire if you don’t see yours.

Applications
Spiral Let-Down Chute
Blender Blades
Food Equipment Mixers
Scum Skimmers
Stack Strakes
Direction
Right Hand
Left Hand
Construction Material
Abrasion Resistant Alloys
Hastelloy
Inconel
Mild SteelMonel
Nickel Alloys
Stainless Steels
Features
Integrated Spokes/Radial Spokes
Centerless
Resistances
Abrasion
Corrosion
Heat
Finishing
Flame Spray
Galvanizing
Diameter
Max: 18 ft., or larger in segments / 5486 mm

We Handle a Large Range of sizes, Please Inquire if you don’t see yours.

Length
Max: 60 ft. / 18,300 mm

We Handle a Large Range of Applications, Please Inquire if you don’t see yours.

Thickness
Max: 1.5 in. / 38.1 mm
Tolerance (+/-)
Exceeds CEMA Standards
Production Volume
Low Volume Custom
Industries Served
Art
Sculpture
Chemical
Mining
Dryer/KilnFood
Refinery
Sewage
Industry Standards Met
CEMA Compliant
AWS Compliant Welding
ANSI
American National Standards Institute
ASME
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
ASTM
American Society for Testing and Materials
Sewage
Production Volume
AutoCAD (DWG)
BMP
Bit Mapped Graphics
DXF
Drawing Interchange Format, or Drawing Exchange Format
GIF
Graphics Interchange Format
JPG or JEPG
Joint Photographic Experts Group
PDF
Portable Document Format
TIFF
Tagged Image File Format