Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Who is SciTex Trick Titanium?
A. Trick Titanium has manufactured high quality titanium bellhousings for over 30 years. We produce products such as motor plate studs, retainers, valves and even do commercial welding. We now manufacture titanium valves, retainers, and wrist pins and offer a line of Sport Compact retainers, valves and retainer kits! We are the company dedicated to be your one-stop shop for titanium products. We are committed to quality and our customers.
Q. Why buy a SciTex Trick Titanium Bellhousing?
A. It is the “gold standard” for safety and weight reduction in all forms of racing today. With our tenured experience, of course we are the choice for bellhousings of every major professional Top Fuel and Funny Car team in America. If you want to run fast, run with Trick Titanium
Q. If I send in my bellhousing for re-certification and it is non-certifiable. Do you guys keep it?
A. Absolutely NOT! If the bellhousing is beyond repair or you choose not to have it repaired we will return it without a re-certification sticker on it.
Q. How does SciTex Trick Titanium set itself apart from the rest?
A. Machining exotic alloys such as titanium requires a special expertise. We have developed that expertise through the years to produce parts that hold extremely high tolerances. We use the finest HAAS and DAEWOO CNC precision turning centers, HAAS and FADAL multi-axis machining centers along with a host of other lathes and mills to achieve high tolerance production parts.
Q. How do I know I’m getting the best?
A. At SciTex Trick Titanium, our quality policy is our PROMISE to you: “UNPARALLELED QUALITY AND SERVICE TO ASSURE OUR CUSTOMERS RECEIVE THE BEST POSSIBLE PRODUCT.” To ensure that you receive this, our employees are all specially trained and have been through rigorous tests to be able to bring customers the finest product.
Q. What experience do your employees have?
A. Our staff at SciTex receives comprehensive training and the resources they need to perform at their best. They are all encouraged to participate in process improvement teams that include every step of production to ensure we continually improve our products and processes. In addition, a few of the employees have been with the company since inception. You name it, they’ve seen it.
Q. What kinds of coatings do you offer?
A. We are constantly exploring new coating technologies for improved wear and durability. SciTex has partnered with the coating industry’s finest companies to offer a variety that achieve a wide variety of performance results, such as Chromium Nitride, Diamond-like Coating, and specialty Trickote which has been proven to withstand almost anything. We’re constantly striving to better our best and provide our customers with the high standards they have come to expect.
Q. What other products does SciTex Trick Titanium offer?
A. With our recent acquisition of Stealth Engineering and Technologies, we now offer a full line of Titanium Valves, Wrist Pins, Retainers and Shims. For wrist pins, we offer both tapered and straight wall design specifically engineered to withstand the pounding of today’s high performance race engines. All of our products can be custom made to fit the dimensions of your engine.
Q. Where can I contact SciTex Trick Titanium?
A. Email us or feel free to call us at (517) 694-7449 and we would be happy to answer any questions. We are located in Michigan and are always welcome visitors too.