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EDITORIAL: Starting Off on a New Supplier Relationship
DESIGN DETAILS: Vacuum Helps Reduce Weight in Pump Impeller
IN A WORLD WITHOUT CASTINGS: Would You Be Able to Cook?
CASTINGS IN ACTION: ROI on Donut Dropper Frame Is a Treat
CASTING INNOVATIONS: Outdoor Lighting a Challenge Bested
SHAKEOUT: Historic Cast Iron Lighthouses Grace Western Australia
CastExpo Connects Casting Supply Chain: Buyers and designers of castings traveled to Atlanta to visit with dozens of potential new casting sources during CastExpo 2019.
Neenah Swing Frame Wins Casting of the Year: The conversion of the compact utility tractor component from an 11-piece steel weldment to a single ductile iron casting was the result of a collaboration between companies with different backgrounds but common goals.
Building Supplier Relationships at Allison Transmission: A supplier quality development engineer at the world’s largest manufacturer of fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles shares best-practice strategies for casting sourcing.
A New Alloy for Automotive Wheel Weight Reduction: In one study, the new alloy showed to be 10 to 15% stronger than 357 depending on aging treatment selection with similar elongation.