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Lawton Copper Tubes - The Nation's Copper Specialist

Engineering Tubes

Pipeline solutions for Engineering applications.

  • Made to order unless covered by our stocked sizes. (See plumbing, medical or refrigeration web pages for details)
  • Average manufacturing time is 3-4 weeks.
  • Supplied in minimum lots of 250kgs per size.
  • For a quotation please complete our contact form.

We manufacture/distribute to the following European Specifications(American ASTM can also be offered):


  • BS EN 1057 Water/Gas/Sanitation
  • EN 12735-1 Refrigeration & Air Conditioning
  • BS EN 13348 Medical Gases and Vacuum
  • BS EN 12449 General Engineering
  • BS EN 12451 Heat Exchanges
  • BS EN 13600 Electrical Purposes

The below photographs highlight some of our machinery used to cold draw 'shell' copper tubes to make the right outside diameter, wall thickness and temper required under the above British Standards.

Our products can become part of anything from fittings & taps in the bathroom to components within solar panels, as well as being an integral part of the flavour of Whiskey!

Precision-made Copper and Copper/Alloy tubes from Lawton/Dorset.

Delivery Service (UK Mainland)

  • Goods are loaded from stock by overhead crane onto our own vehicles to minimise damage
  • All product delivered on own transport is covered by tarpaulin to minimise water staining from British weather
  • Company employed drivers will assist in the unload and checking off of goods
  • We aim to delivery within 2-5 working days from order placement
  • All our vehicles are monitored via satellite tracking, enabling 'real-time' information

Cold drawing via draw benches Selection of plugs and dies used on draw benches Bright Annealar to soften and brighten tube via the use of steam Micrometer testing

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