Gasket Sapcer

Metal Shims

Gasket Sapcer



Metal Shims

At AMG, another foundational business segment is our stamping and manufacturing of shims and spacers for various applications. Whether you have a motor, a pump, or compressor AMG can produce the type of shim to meet your needs.

What is a shim?


A shim may be used for a variety of applications. They are used for leveling as in a motor mount shim, aligning a shaft and a motor as in an alignment shim, or for reducing a gap between two parts as in a differential shim. Whatever your application may be AMG can produce the right shim for you application.

What types of material make up a shim?


Shims may be manufactured from any number of different materials. The material is usually dependent upon the environment that it is used. For instance, if the shim is being used in a corrosive environment stainless steel may be the answer. Contact AMG today to discuss your project needs.

Our press tonnage capacity ranges from 10 to 300 tons and consists of bed sizes up to 96" x 72". In addition, we have extensive punch press capability with a variety of equipment that includes precision and high-speed ball bearing gibbed presses, automatic straight-sided and OBI presses.
Progressive high-speed dies are a design specialty of our staff engineers. Our ability to design, build, and maintain dies also gives us the capability to expedite prototype development within our various product lines. In addition, in an effort to reduce lead time and pricing, we have begun using 3-D printers for our prototype builds.

Shims Machine

Metal Shims



The AMG Advantage

AMG is a light gauge precision metal stamping and fabrication supplier centrally located in the heart of Ohio.  Besides our over 100 over years of experience in the metals movement industry, what sets us apart from our competition is our vast array of secondary capabilities which makes AMG a “one stop shop”.

Why is this important to you? 

By keeping as much as possible under “one roof”, we control what’s most important to you; quality, cost and on time delivery.

We are a customer oriented and service driven organization.   We value our customers and realize that our success is predicated by your success.  AMG…….quality and service, it’s just that simple!

About AMG

Specs & Tolerances

  • Both Ferrous and non Ferrous materials
  • +/- .0005" on Dimensions in certain applications
  • .010" to .250" material thickness
  • Prototypes to Production quantities
  • Engineering and Project Management assistance
  • Tool Design and Build capabilities


  • Motor Mount Shims
  • Alignment Shims
  • Differential Shims
  • Hardened Shims
  • Thrust washers
  • Conical Washers
  • Spring Washers
  • Spacers
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