Rotary Forged Wheel Centers

Premium USA-Made Forgings for Multipiece Wheel Programs

We are committed to help our customers standout by using our premium USA-made rotary forged centers for multi-piece wheel applications.

We offer manufacturers like you, with the largest selection of sizes and styles of already tooled aluminum forged wheel centers. This extensive selection allows you to pair our forgings with your unique styles that will elevate your product offering.

Please check out our already tooled styles below. These offer low minimums and fast production time frames.

If you don’t see what you want. Don’t stop!

Let us make your idea. Send us your concept. We can help make your design visions come true.

Just starting out?

If you are just starting out and not sure what you need. Please see our NEW product offering for Program Starters – No Minimums and available off the shelf.

Why AST's Wheel Centers

Our rotary forging and metal spinning capabilities use common tooling whenever possible, thereby reducing the amount of dedicated tooling needed and leading to shorter lead times, more product variations, better value for your customers, and higher profit margins for your business.

For over 25 years we’ve proudly kept all production in the USA at our Oxnard, CA headquarters, allowing us to offer you smaller runs and
 fast deliveries.

  • Quality. Large selection. Quick Turn.
  • Made in the USA.
  • Many choices of center forgings offers greater design flexibility to meet your customer preferences.
  • Common tooling in popular shapes, sizes, and widths for fast manufacture.
  • Our large selection of tooling can be re-utilized without passing on costs to our customers.

What we offer

  • We manufacture center forgings in many sizes and styles.
  • Our most common styles are combo, combo with outers, concave, flat, and stepped.
  • We offer forgings for steering wheels.
  • Our wheel centers offer the most flexibility for wheel manufacturers to design multi-piece wheels for their customers.
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FAQ's

We are happy to make custom designs for customers. All we need to start the process is a drawing that shows what is wanted.

In general it takes about 6 weeks to make a new parts.

Yes, we can make new designs from 10” to 30” in diameter.

All our centers are made from 6061 alloy aluminum, which is then rotary forged and heat treated.

Yes, our sales and engineering staff are happy to guide customers through the decision process.

The only requirement is to purchase a minimum of 50 pieces per part number.

Many of our customers buy custom designed parts and some buy existing parts, it’s really up the customer to determine what works best for their own unique situation. Our process is to work with each customer to help them through that decision process.

The process that helps us the most, is if the customer can send a drawing or rendering of what they want. From there we can quickly figure out the options.

Yes, AST uses our in-house heat treatment and aging facilities to both quickly and cost effectively produce your parts.