Welcome to Basil Jones Metal Spinners

We are a company of passionate metal spinners

We form all types and grades of material...

...from concept and design through to finished products.

Basil Jones Metal Spinners Limited is a family owned and operated business, which opened its doors in Seaview, New Zealand in 1990.

We pride ourselves in delivering a high quality product, that is expertly designed and manufactured.  Our attention to detail and dedication to customer satisfaction has earned us a great reputation as being one of the leading manufacturers of spun goods here in New Zealand, as well as in the Australian market.

Basil Jones Metal Spinners utilizes the efficiency of automatic spinning lathes and the precision of hand spinning to create custom designed one-off pieces, through to large-scale industrial orders.

With over 94 years of combined experience in the industry, the team at Basil Jones Metal Spinners will help you bring your ideas to life.

Our Machinery

We Operate:

  • 3 Liefield Automatic Spinning Lathes
  • 1 Denn Automatic Spinning Lathe
  • 4 Raleigh Hand Spinning Lathes
  • 1 Modern Thornley Lathe

Our Industries

Component Manufacturing for the following industries:

  • catering
  • hospitality
  • lighting
  • aviation
  • ventilation
  • water heating
  • automotive
  • New Zealand’s growing film industry

And everything in between!


News Article

Spinning metal a lifetime of creativityDominion Post 2013

You might not have heard of Wellington bloke Basil Jones, but he probably made something in your house. It could be in the hot water cupboard or the pantry, and it’s almost certain the last time you ordered a pizza it was cooked on one of the trays he designed. [ cont’d ]