NELCO has long been a supplier of standard and custom lead ballasts for numerous applications since we were founded more than 80 years ago. Our lead ballast products are sold unfinished however we do offer many finishing options including prime painting, epoxy paint, and powder coating for applications where the material may be handled frequently.


Features & Highlights

Quick Ship Standard Ballast Sizes
NELCO’s quick ship standard ballasts usually ship in 7 business days. If you don’t see the size you require custom sizes are available and may require additional lead time.
Rectangular Ballast with square or rounded corners
2” x 3” x 6” – Approx. 15 lbs.
2” x 3” x 8” – Approx. 20 lbs.
2” x 4” x 6” – Approx. 20 lbs.
2” x 4” x 8” – Approx. 26 lbs.
3” x 3” x 6” – Approx. 22 lbs.
3” x 3” x 8” – Approx. 30 lbs.
3” x 3” x 9” – Approx. 33 lbs.
3” x 3” x 14” – Approx. 52 lbs.

Custom Cast Ballast
With NELCO’s extensive fabrication and machining capabilities we can custom build virtually any size and shape form to pour the proper ballast for your application or we can work with your mold. Ballast weights are available in all sizes from a few ounces to several thousand pounds.


Marine Ballast
Sailboat Keels
Elevator Weights
Racing Weights
Bridge weights and counterweights