United Cast Bar Ltd.

Spital Lane, S41 0EX Chesterfield, Derbyshire
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Telephone +44 1246 201194
Fax +44 1246 540434


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Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Glass production/Production Technology
  • 01.06  Forming for hollow glass
  • 01.06.13  Moulds for glass production

Our products

Product category: Moulds for glass production


Unibar is known for, and extremely suitable for those applications whose geometry is close to our standard sections.

However, do you need special shape or looking to reduce costs?

Then Unibar is the answer! It is produced in a multitude of forms to meet customer designs and requirements to be as near to final product shape as possible. Here are examples of markets that are currently using various Unibar profiles to their advantage, giving significant improvements and savings.

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Product category: Moulds for glass production

Size range

20 - 700mm in diameter
25mm x 25mm – 550mm x 550mm

Up to 780mm x 550mm

Size range available on request

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Size range available on request

Standard Lengths
Continuously Casted Bar 3080 mm, other lengths available upon request

Supply Condition
As cast, turned, peeled and bored (rounds), as cast, milled (proof machined), and saw cut (rectangles and squares)

Non Standard
Sizes and shapes to customer design available to special order, subject to discussion

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Product category: Moulds for glass production

Square & Rectangular

Square and rectangular shapes are produced at UCB from sizes as little as 35mm in lower of the two dimension parameters up to large bars with size over 500mm in lower of the two dimensions.

Variety of services are offered to our customers to deliver bars in as cast condition or pre machined and cut to specification.

large section A standard stock of sizes typically required in the market is kept at our foundris and distributors to deliver promptly to our customer's yard. You can check the current stock availabilityand review the list of stock standard to check size matching your needs.

UCB has succesfully produced sizes as big as 510mm x 510mm. This size of bar has never been produced using the continuous casting process and is by far the largest square section ever pulled by any continuous cast iron manufacturer in the world.

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Product category: Moulds for glass production

Specials and Custom

United Cast Bar produce wide variety of custom profile shapes for specific applications. Having the profile designed close to final product shape brings significant cost savings by speeding up the machining process and eliminating unnecessary waste.

From simple U and X like shapes to complicated designs mixing various radiuses and straight edges the bar can be produced at once during continuous casting process.

Dont hesitate to contact us to discuss possibilities for further savings in your production realised by use of custom shape profile bars.

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About us

Company details

United Cast Bar is the home of Unibar Continuous Cast Iron, produced in two of Europe's most prestigious foundries and distributed through the United Cast Bar distribution network.

Unibar is available in a range of grades, both in flake and spheroidal graphite to suit the application's demands. Produced in rounds, squares and rectangles as standard, and shapes specifically cast to the customer's requirements.

Unibar is produced in a range of sizes in all grades and shapes. Please see our latest sizes for details or browse for thorough standard flake and nodular material grades.

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