About Us - Leading Edge Metals and Alloys | LEMA

At Leading Edge, our philosophy is simple...

WE SHARE OUR EXPERTISE TO INSURE THE BEST MATERIAL SELECTION—

Leading Edge Metals & Alloys (LEMA) offers a hands-on, relationship-oriented approach when fulfilling our customers’ orders. At LEMA, we believe that improving customer relationships insures the best product selection and processes for the application. We collaborate with our customers to insure the best material selection for your most unique and challenging materials-related applications. Which brings us to our mission: developing long-lasting, mutually beneficial relationships with our customers.

Which brings us to our mission: developing long-lasting, mutually beneficial relationships with our customers.

WE CONSIDER OUR CUSTOMERS PARTNERS IN SUCCESS

LOCATIONS ALL AROUND THE UNITED STATES AND PARTNERS AROUND THE GLOBE

Located in Southern California, Leading Edge specializes in providing high-quality, specialty materials used in a wide variety of applications. Many materials are available for immediate shipment from either our Midwestern warehouse in Indianapolis, Indiana or our west coast warehouse in southern California.

Our materials specialists work very closely with our clients, providing invaluable insight as to which materials are best-suited for the given environment, how materials are best machined, and which metals are most cost-effective.

Get Materials You Can Use

We can deliver your order machined to your specifications.

Send us your drawings, we’ll make sure your order is shipped to your exact specifications.

Services Include but not limited to:

CNC Machining, Milling, Drilling, Boring , Turning, Treading, Tapping, Knurling, Broaching, Counterboring, Heat Treating, Electromagnetic Shielding, Stamping

Services available for prototyping and low-to-high-volume production runs.

Just-In-Time Fulfillment

Leading Edge Metals & Alloys can ship to your business in the time interval that you require: weekly, monthly, quarterly. Let us know what works for you!

Trust your material needs to us.

It’s what we do—supplying the materials our customers need, when they need them, at a price they can afford.


Expertise

While many metals may work for an application, not all are cost-effective. Length of service, environmental conditions, and the degree of precision needed—there are many factors to consider when choosing materials. Our professionals have the experience and expertise needed to evaluate your situation and recommend the metal best-suited to your application.


Product Selection and Purchasing Options

Leading Edge offers a wide range of products in multiple shapes and sizes, even in small quantities. Many are available for immediate shipment from our warehouse; and, if we don’t have the material you need, there’s a good chance we can find it. With our flexible purchasing options, you can ensure materials are available when they’re needed. Purchasing options include blanket orders, just-in-time delivery, and consignment materials.


Customer Service

Good customer service is good business—and more than that, it’s the right thing to do. When you deal with Leading Edge, you can count on more than quality products at fair prices. You can count on expert information to help you make the most cost-effective choice of material, attention to detail, and personal investment in the success of your application.