The DUCTASPRUE rotary mill installed to replace an earlier machine

The DUCTA-SPRUE rotary mill installed to replace an earlier machine.

Rotary System Keeps Foundries Performing Up to Standard

One foundry’s experience demonstrates the importance of solid design for shakeout equipment. Looking for reliability, effectiveness Full replacement or re-lining Eight years running

Increasing quality standards are a fact of life for metalcasters, but they frequently face the problem of declining performance standards with their manufacturing operations: keeping production equipment performing at design standards is a problem in every section of a foundry, but possibly no process is as demanding on equipment as shakeout.

For example, in 2007 one metalcaster was using a rotary drum shakeout system in the way many foundries use such machines, to break up sp

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