Righton and Sons 2000 Ltd is a family owned and run business, now in it’s fourth generation. Originally started in 1830 trading as Righton and Sons from London, producing the first water geyser and ammunition cases. The business moved to Faversham, Kent, where it evolved into metal pressing for the automotive industry, then into the golf market.
Now in Sittingbourne Kent RS2000ltd supply various industries. We specialise in Metal Pressing, and Tube Bending/Fabrications, supplying leaders in the the lorry tarp market and building industry with fire stopping collars. We also supply metal work to the golfing industry.
Providing a total service to all our customers RS2000 Ltd will help through all the stages of a new product, from design to delivery, small and large runs. We are also happy to help when only a short term solution is required on a existing product.
With over 25 years of experience supplying the Automotive industry the team at RS2000 Ltd have the skills, knowledge, and understanding needed to produce high quality components, at competitive prices, delivered on time.
Working from The Trinity Trading Estate, Sittingbourne in Kent, near to the M2, the team at Righton and Sons 2000 Ltd (RS2000 Ltd) have an established reputation for quality, and service, in all our departments.
We can offer a full design to delivery service including finishing, for high volume, to one off components, and have helped with many new products from concept to reality.
For any requirements in ferrous, and non ferrous materials contact us.Contact Us
In our press shop we have a range of power presses from 30 to 150 tonnes. Ideally suited for both high and low volume production.
All our customers tools can be maintained and serviced in house.
We have a 50 tonne press brake with a 2 metre bed enabling on site bending to our customers requirements.
At RS2000 we operate a Mazak QT20.
This CNC lathe allows us to produce highly accurate and repeatable turned parts quickly and efficiently. It makes a very efficient process of turning, drilling, tapping, grooving or parting off parts.
Our machine will cover a large range of sizes for tube or bar.
If you have any turning requirements please get in touch with RS2000 ltd where one of the team will be happy to help.
Our machines cut and engrave all metals: stainless and mild steel, aluminium, copper, brass. With Cut thicknesses from 0.5mm to 15mm, running at speeds from 1 to 12 m/minute, giving an efficient cost effective cut.
Our plasma is operated by a cad cam system which uses modern drawing dwg or dxf drawing files generated by most drawing applications.
We are happy to turn your drawing into dwg or dxf file.
Plasma cutting is a cost efficient way of cutting sheet metal and box sections enabling RS2000 to keep our customers costs down.
With capabilities for bending and rolling up to 50mm diameter, allowing fast bending speeds.
Patented by Ercolina the simultaneous downfeed and roll movement minimizes deformation, additionally it can cater for a huge range of profiles and sections. Including but not limited to round/square tube, bar and flat bar.
We have a mandrel tube bending machine capable of bending steel, aluminium and stainless steel tubes, up a maximum of 31.75mm x 1.5mm erw.
Our draw bending machine can bend tube from 33mm- 42mm and 48mm round or square.
We also have a range of end forming machines for reducing or swaging the ends of tube.
In our fabrication department we specialize in precision bespoke assemblies for the MOD and welded frames for Golf Karts and Toy Cars
We work on many one off projects such as, gates and iron work, swimming pool rails, hand rails, cylinder charging safety guard container and much more.
For many years we have been making the “D” Bin in Stainless Steel or mild Steel with a powder coated finish . The D bin is ideal for end of desk waste disposal due to its space saving design.
We also manufacture the single and double cylinder valve protector for the diving industry.
We have a range of Mig and Tig welding plant along with Hydraulic Press Brake and a 30 tonne Punch Press.
We also have a 50 tonne iron worker which makes easy work of punching and chopping various steel sections.
We fabricate handrails , radar arches, davits, bow rollers push and pulpit in stainless steel grade 316 polished and dressed. One offs or small batches. Either to samples or site visits.
As a long standing customer Shur-Co UK has no hesitation in recommending RS2000 to others. Richard and his team have been a valued supplier to Shur-Co UK for many years, consistently offering a responsive service and quality product. If you’re looking for a customer focused engineering partner with a flexible approach and unrivalled customer service then RS2000 is the ideal solution to support your businessMarc Lambeth, Shur-Co UK ltd