ASCO Sintering is an employee-owned company that has been operational for more than 50 years. The company provides design and manufacturing services of powdered metal products. It serves Fortune 500 companies and the lawn and garden, hardware and tool industries. The company manufactures a wide variety of products that include powdered-metal bobbins and planetary motor and rotor assemblies. The hardware products offered by the company include latch bolts, lock slides and brass valves. ASCO Sintering provides high-temperature sintering, sinter hardening, heat treating, resin impregnation, deburring and plating services. It has a metallurgical lab that offers testing services of finished products. ASCO Sintering is IS0 9001:2000-certified and is located in Commerce, Calif.