About us

Company At a Glance

F-14 Tomcat - Tube Methods, Inc.

If we haven't done it before, it's because we've never been asked.

If you want a manufacturer that is attentive to the smallest details and is as committed to your project as you are, Tube Methods is the company for the job. We have over 70 years of experience producing high quality tubing and are committed to providing our customers with first-class products. Our dedicated sales and service teams are here to assist you from the day you first inquire about our tubing until the day delivery is complete.

Our team will work with you directly to answer any questions you may have about the development of your tubing, as well as to help guide any of your decisions. At Tube Methods, we are dedicated to supplying exceptional products and exceptional service. Our customers are important to us, which you will notice from the first time you speak with our sales team.

Our test lab offers a wide variety of services, including non-destructive testing, chemical analysis, mechanical testing, and metallurgical investigation, among others. Our professional engineers can provide consultation services in many topic areas, including failure analysis, test interpretation, and material selection. All tests are conducted on calibrated and certified equipment traceable to the NIST, in accordance to MIL-STD-4566A, ANSI/NCLS-Z540-1, and ISO/IEC 17025 requirements. Continue exploring our website to read about our capabilities, the industries we serve, our available services, and much more. 

What We Do

Along with standard tubing, Tube Methods specializes in fulfilling custom requirements in small diameter tubing. Our focus on your total satisfaction is why industries as diverse as automotive, medical, aerospace and thermonuclear come to us, and not just for Earth-bound projects: our tubing is onboard the International Space Station. We are determined to create tubing of the highest possible quality, regardless of the application.

You can rely on us to meet your needs for cold-drawn tubing in any volume or shape. This includes custom sizes, tolerances, and tempers, as well as custom lengths and finishes. We excel in all aspects of specialty tubing. A database of our specifications is available here.

Commitment to Quality

The strength of Tube Methods' tubing goes beyond any alloy or stainless steel - it's our dedication to you. We pledge to provide you with the highest quality tubing in the industry, flexibility to fit your needs, and the quickest delivery possible.

Advanced quality control procedures are used throughout our manufacturing processes, and our on-site testing facility constantly monitors the integrity of our products. We go the distance to guarantee your satisfaction.


Frequently Asked Questions

Do you offer a quality guarantee?

At Tube Methods, we stand behind every product we ship. Our tubing is of the highest quality in the industry and is manufactured to AMS, ASTM, ASME, and Military Standards. Tube Methods is ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 13485:2003 certified and every tube is tested extensively for quality and integrity before ever leaving our facility.

Do you offer additional testing for critical applications?

We offer ultrasonic, eddy current, penetrant inspection, x-ray, and other testing. You can view a more extensive list of our available services and tests here. All tests are conducted on calibrated and certified equipment traceable to the NIST, in accordance to MIL-STD-45662A, ANSI/NCLS-Z540-1, and ISO/IEC 17025 requirements.

Can I receive a discount for large orders?

Yes. The quantity of the product ordered factors into all quotes. If you would like to speak with a member of our sales team, you may use our form to request a quote, send a message via our contact form, or call us directly at 610-279-7700.

Can I receive a product sample before placing my order?

Since all of our products are made to order, it is not possible to send out a sample of the finished product before placing the order. In some cases, however, we are able to send out general samples of our products. Please contact sales if you would like to inquire about this service.

Do you stock certain materials and sizes?

No. Since we are a custom manufacturer, we order materials specifically for each project. This helps us to ensure your product is entirely yours, manufactured exactly to your specifications.

What are your payment terms?

Payment terms are evaluated for each order based on a variety of factors. This may include, but is not limited to, your prior payment history, the length of your relationship with Tube Methods, Inc., and your creditworthiness. Please contact us for more information.

What are your shipping terms?

Our products are shipped FOB Bridgeport, PA and can be sent worldwide. We are serviced by UPS, FedEx, and nearly any other shipping carrier. Customers have the option to use their own account or can have the costs added to the invoice.

What are your certifications?

We are ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100 certified. We are also Nadcap certified for materials testing and heat treating of lab specimens. Through our partner company, Tech Tube, we hold an ISO 13485:2003 certification. View our certifications here.