Molds/Cores

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Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry
Ryobi Die Casting
GF Casting Solutions
Messe Dusseldorf
Thongchaipeun | Dreamstime

Highlights

Mingzhi Technology
Molds/Cores

More Efficient Heating for Coremaking

June 3, 2024
Maintaining air and gas temperatures at a high level improves the productivity and environmental impact of conventional cold-box coremaking operations.
Sinto America
Molds/Cores

New Molding Machine Fits Right In

Feb. 27, 2024
Frazier & Frazier is recording productivity and product quality benefits from the installation of a new flaskless molding machine.
Skuld LLC
Issues and Ideas

Plant to Restart as Lost Foam Foundry

Feb. 6, 2024
Skuld LLC will be restarting the former Champion Foundry operation to expand production of castings and 3DP parts for prototypes, tooling, and small-volume custom manufacturing...
DISA
Molds/Cores

Green Sand Molding for Nonferrous Casting

Feb. 2, 2024
The green-sand process has emerged as an affordable, high-performance alternative for aluminum and copper alloy casting, offering efficiency, versatility, productivity, and low...
Sinto America Inc.
Molds/Cores

The Next Step in Horizontal Molding

Feb. 2, 2024
A new design involving a two-stage molding operation adds excellent mold quality to the existing advantages of flaskless molding.

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Materials

Foundry's 2023-2024 Where-to-Buy Directory

Sept. 4, 2023
Locate suppliers for all your metalcasting needs and purchasing decisions.
Palmer Manufacturing & Supply
Cascade Die Casting
Ryzhov Sergey | Dreamstime
Low-pressure sand mold components.
Warut Sintapanon | Dreamstime
Molten iron pouring into a sand mold.
Molds/Cores

Quiz: Define Your Terms! Molds & Cores

Oct. 17, 2023
The FM&T Quiz is a way to test your knowledge of the metalcasting industry, and see how your understanding compares with the facts.
voxeljet AG
A voxeljet VX4000 large-dimension binder-jet sand printer.
Melt/Pour

GE, voxeljet Reteam on Sand Printing

Oct. 17, 2023
With U.S. Dept. of Energy backing, a development program aims to commercialize large-dimension binder-jet printing of sand molds, to accelerate production of castings for wind...
Thiti Tangjitsangiem | Dreamstime
'Availability of new foundry sand is already becoming a challenge, along with the need of providing new solutions to waste management,” according to the director of a metallurgical research center.
Issues and Ideas

New Directions in Recycling Foundry Sand

Oct. 3, 2023
Process and handling costs, plus metalcasters’ growing sense of environmental liability, are creating an opening for thermal and mechanical processes for recovering spent sand...
Velo3D
Close up of the bisected 3D-printed ramjet showing the complexity of its internal design features.
Testing/QC

Getting Better at Producing Parts Faster

Oct. 2, 2023
Advanced design and engineering have expanded and accelerated everything about the trial-and-error approach to developing parts for manufacturing.