Do You Need a Fast Turnaround For Gray and Ductile Iron Castings?
You have heard it said – Time is Money. Well, if that is the case and if you can get your casting in 7-14 days then you are saving money. Utilizing skilled workers Rapid Prototyping can help jump start your project and bring you to market faster. There are numerous combinations that work with the different casting processes but let me focus on one area – printed sand molding utilizing gray and ductile iron material.
Printed molds only are for a one-time use. Prototyping is where you want to classify this process. Great for quick turnarounds, but costs are much higher. Justified because of the critical nature and timing of when you need the parts.
Our process operates in a window of 7-14 days.
- Receive your files and Cad data.
- Review – simulation and casting plan
- 3D Sand Mold created
- Inspection (CT scan available)
We produce and pour with this Rapid Prototyping process Gray Iron, Ductile Iron, and Steel.
The below part is 65-45-12 and is 16x12x8 inches. Weight is 55lbs. A service part made in 5 days.
Once your company receives back the castings and engineering testing and review of them are completed and approved, we can help you move to hard tooling and move toward a more cost-effective way of producing your production parts.
Questions – Please contact us.