California Sculptor Completes Commissioned Piece

Stainless steel tubes used in Chicago project

Sharpe Products customer, Loren Madsen, is a sculptor based out of California and was commissioned by the City of Chicago for a project to depict the falling crime rates within the city. The sculpture Loren designed is made up of 8, 4 inch O.D., 11 Gage stainless steel tubes bent on a 6 inch centerline radius. The finished piece chronicles crime rates in eight categories over 30 years and each tube is an abstraction of those categories. The sculpture stands in front of a police station and jail within the City of Chicago. To see more of Loren Madsen’s work visit

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Superior Design, Inc. Launches Their Scorpion Trike

Custom formed steel tube frame makes up conversion kit for V-rod
Superior Design, Inc. utilized Sharpe Products custom tube bending and fabricating capabilities to produce the frame for their award winning Scorpion Trike. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SCORPION TRIKES TAKES FIRST PLACE Waukesha, WI. (JUNE 24th,... read more

Creative Application for Aluminum Hemispheres

Custom wind chimes are just one application for this half-moon shape
Our customer Bill Cogger makes wind chimes using Sharpe's aluminum hemispheres in a variety of sizes. This wind chime uses a single aluminum hemisphere at the top of the chime which is a standard style that Bill creates. ... read more