Investment Casting for Stainless Steel

stainless steel casting

About Investment Casting Investment casting is commonly known as the lost wax casting process. It got its name because of the fact that ancient Egyptians used it to make gold jewelry hence the name Investment.Investment casting is popular because very intricate shapes with high accuracy can be made in this process. Besides, when metals which are hard to machine or fabricate can be investment cast.Also, parts with complex shapes that cannot be produced by normal manufacturing processes like turbine blades,…

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Stainless Steel Casting for Food Processing Industry

stainless steel

Stainless steel casting, or stainless steel precision casting, is the advanced metalworking process in casting industry. The application is really wide. It can be used for all kinds of stainless steel components with complex shapes. Both the accuracy and surface quality of stainless steel castings are much better than other castings. Stainless steel casting is mostly adapted for complex shapes, high temperature resistance, hard machining components. Why Stainless Steel for Food Processing Industry? We all know that the application of…

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Machined Investment Castings

When designing and creating a new metal component, investment casting is always first considered because of its high precision, less material waster, free dimensions and low production cost. But it does not mean investment casting is almighty. It can not guarantee closer tolerances in some cases, but can be assistant by the job of machining. Machining is an individual job to ensure accuracy of products. Normal machining formats are machining from investment castings, machining from sand castings, machining from die…

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Investment Castings for Aerospace Application

investment casting for aerospace application

Investment casting is a cost saving process to produce high precision, high durability components for aerospace application. With investment casting method, all kinds of metal components in different metal alloys are available, such as stainless steel castings, carbon steel castings, ductile iron castings, aluminum castings, ect. Why Investment Casting for Aerospace Application? Investment casting is the most precision metal processing process, it can offer near or net near shape components for aerospace. Comparing with other processes, investment casting is one…

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Investment Casting for Pump & Valve Application

valve body casting

In the manufacturing of pumps and valves, investment casting process plays an indispensable role as it lends itself readily to produce the very complex shapes of pump and valve components. When valve castings and pump castings are made by CFS foundry, the additional advantages of very close tolerances and consistent quality are obtained — important factors if the ever increasing demands of modern industry are to be met. The CFS range of investment casting materials permits selection of the appropriate grade…

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Iron Castings for Post Tension System

Flat slad anchor castings

Post-tensioning is a method of reinforcing (strengthening) concrete or other materials with high-strength steel strands or bars, typically referred to as tendons. Post-tensioning applications include office and apartment buildings, parking structures, slabs-on-ground, bridges, sports stadiums, rock and soil anchors, and water-tanks. In many cases, posttensioning allows construction that would otherwise be impossible due to either site constraints or architectural requirements. Although post-tensioning systems require specialized knowledge and expertise to fabricate, assemble and install, the concept is easy to explain. Imagine…

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Investment Casting for Agricultural Application

Investment casting can be used to customize a variety of metal components for industries like Medical, Construction, Mining, Forestry, Automotive, ect. Together with other industries, agricultural machinery is also one of the main fields that investment castings are applied for. In our investment casting company, investment castings for agricultural application occupy about 20% of all the investment castings made. So we can see investment castings take an important role for agricultural equipments manufacturing. We normally name “Agricultural Castings” as Agricultural…

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Investment Casting for Bucket Protection Wear Parts

bucket protection wear parts

Bucket Protection Wear Protection plays an important role in the mining industry, protecting the most important parts of earth moving and construction equipment buckets, providing additional protection in the toughest conditions. Besides bucket teeth & adapaters, investment casting can also makes replacement wear parts for excavator and loader buckets include Sidebar Mounts, Corner Guards, Lip Shrouds, Heel Blocks, Wear Plates and Sidebar Protectors, which all assist in protecting and extending the life of the bucket. Of course, all wear protection by investment casting…

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Precision Casting from China Company?

precision casting

What is Precision Casting? Precision casting is a special casting process that generally does not require extra machining, such as investment casting, die casting, ect. Precision casting is a casting method different from traditional casting technique. It can obtain relatively accurate shape and high precision castings. A common approach is: First of all, design and make mould in accordance with the requirements of product (can leave little or no allowance), using the pouring method to obtain original wax patterns; Secondly,…

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How to Identify & Select the Right Bucket Tooth?

J Series bucket teeth

Unsure what bucket tooth you’ve got on your bucket? Use this guide to find out. There are several ways to determine your bucket tooth fitment style and size. Most of our customers are not sure about the types of bucket teeth they should purchase or use, so we recommend some methods to guide them for better application. Normally, investment casting manufacturer will cast the part number of a bucket tooth directly outside the surface of the tooth. If you can’t locate it or…

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