High-headroom central melter Schaefer Group Inc
A high-headroom central melter with a preheated hearth.

Get Back to the Basics of Melting

For aluminum foundries and diecasters, establishing the right processes will achieve high-quality metal consistently, improving results and reducing waste

If you ask 10 different melt-shop managers what molten metal management is you may get 10 different answers. Molten metal management is “managing the workers ability to deliver clean, hydrogen-free, inclusion-free aluminum to the casting equipment on-time and at temperature.” It seems straightforward, but amazingly this concept has been set aside due to lack of qualified workers and an acceptance of poorer quality workmanship. Customers demand higher and higher quality parts. Poor

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