See examples of applications where choosing the investment casting process saved money and improved quality.
A foundry teamed with a local patternmaker to create a rocket engine casting with a new alloy and challenging gating.
Investment castings can be produced in all alloys from a fraction of an ounce for parts such as orthodontic braces, to more than 1,000 lbs. (453.6 kg) for complex aircraft engine parts.
Inside your casting supplier’s plan to assure their product meets the highest standards of quality.
3D Printing Is for Cast Parts, Too
In the larger additive world, a lot of attention is given to intricate 3D printed pieces in plastic or metal. They are meant to showcase the amazing geometries achievable by printing a part directly and skipping traditional manufacturing steps.
How Foundries Are Changing Perceptions
There are two critical communications ideas: brand and reputation. Brand is how you want to image your company to customers. You control what you tell your customers. Brand is how you compete. But you don’t control how the message is received.