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Racing is all about pushing for higher levels of performance and durability. For more than 25 years our alloys & materials have helped racing engineers do just that for engine valves and other components. Materion offers a variety of ingenious alloys and composite materials that can keep racing engines and valves running at optimum efficiency longer than conventional materials.

We offer a range of materials that have been proven to improve results on the track and help you engineer better valve products for your race car or motorcycle. Whether is a new valve or a replacement engine valve, Materion Alloys can improve performance.

If you have questions about our products, you can get Technical and Engineer support by calling us at +1 800.375.4205 or by filling out the form available by clicking the button below.

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Low Friction High Temperature Light Weight  


When reducing friction and increasing durability are your top requirements, consider using:



    Valve Seats                                                                                                                         

    When maintaining strength and durability at high temperatures is your top requirement, consider using:


Connecting Rod

When lightening structural weight while improving durability is your top requirement, consider using:







  • Friction and wear resistant
  • High strength
  • Anti corrosive
  • Dimensional stability
  • Maintains properties at high temperatures

For more information, download ToughMet data sheets.

Alloy 3

  • Good strength
  • Resists cracking

For more information, download the Alloy 3 data sheet.

Alloy 10X            

  • Good strength
  • Resists cracking
  • High conductivity

For more information, download the Alloy 10X data sheet

Alloy 25            

  • Highest strength available up to 400°
  • Wear and corrosion resistance

For more information, download the Alloy 25 data sheet

    MoldMAX V                        
  • High hardness at high temperatures
  • High strength
  • Excellent machinability

For more information, download the MoldMAX V data sheets.


  • High strength
  • High stiffness
  • Light weight
  • High temperature durability

For more information, download the SupremEX data sheet.




  • Push rods
  • Valve guides
  • Thrust washers
  • Shims
  • Bearings
  • Valve seats
  • Pistons
  • Piston pins
  • Connecting rods
  • Push rods
  • Turbocharger impellers
  • Brake calipers
  • Wrist pins