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.
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Now that you have selected a foundry and procured the pattern and core boxes necessary to make your casting, what comes next? You are at a particularly important stage in the manufacturing process—
A basic question comes up often over the years: “Why do we use castings?” Some folks take this as a negative question, but I interpret it as an indication that the person asking is new to the cast