When fabrication benefits run out of gas, investment casting is firing on all cylinders to solve specific parts challenges—find out why the one process best suited for the job might well be the one they never taught you in school.
Choosing the Right Metal for the ApplicationFebruary 2, 2021
10 case studies show how picking the best alloy provides benefits like increased service life, lower weight, higher strength and fewer failures.Read More
During your time as a casting buyer, it is highly likely you will be required to re-source the production of your casting to a different foundry.
Structural Casting Design
A common casting structural design question falls along the lines of this: We are aware of safety-critical, long strain life castings in challenging structural applications. Yet, castings have surface defects and solidification defects in their microstructure. How is such durability possible?
Large Magnesium Diecasting Shines in Ford Mustang
High pressure die cast magnesium offers high strength-to-weight ratio, stiffness, ductility and durability with better dimensional accuracy, surface finish and near net shaped features than comparable steel fabrications and stampings.
Rebuilding and Reshoring: Reestablishing Supply Chains by Increasing Competitiveness
The U.S. has gone from being the world’s manufacturing colossus for all products just after WWII to being unable to expedite production of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) to deal with the COVID-19 crisis.