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Manufacturing Processes - Metal Casting Resources

 

Manufacturing: Metal Casting


Casting Methods Online Resources

 
Online Resources
Magazines/Journals/Newsletters
Die Casting Engineer

After 41 years, DCE remains THE information source on technology, manufacturing, education, energy conservation, die design/construction, metal melting/handling, and management.


modern casting

Keep up to date on all casting news with this magazine.

Resource Sites
Casting Source Directory

A resource for comprehensive, reliable information about cast metals and alloys, casting processes and virtually every metalcasting company in North America.


Foundry Online

The Internet Reference Point for Casting Buyers, Foundries, Foundry Consumable and Machinery Suppliers.


History and Advantages of Investment Casting

Some good information provided by Precision Investment Casting.


MOREL Industries

Overview of Casting Processes.


Steel Founder's Society of America

Very informative site providing an overview of the information that is available to the designers and buyers of steel casting. Information includes:

Articles/Papers
Technical Articles provided by the Casting Source Directory:


What is a Foundry?

Excellent overview of the casting process by Citation Corp.


Advanced Casting Technologies in Japan and Europe

An informative report provided by the World Technology Evaluation Center (WTEC).

Societies/Organizations
The American Foundrymen's Society (AFS)

AFS assists member companies and individuals to effectively and efficiently manage all production operations, to profitably market their products and services, and to equitably manage their employees. AFS also promotes the interests of the foundry industry before the legislative and executive branches of the federal government.


American Metalcasting Consortium

The American Metalcasting Consortium (AMC) is a coalition of six organizations from the metalcasting industry that have joined together to ally thousands of small-to-large U.S. metalcasters to reestablish American manufacturing advantages in this strategic industrial arena. The AMC member organizations are The American Foundrymen's Society (AFS), Non-Ferrous Founders' Society (NFFS), North American Die Casting Association (NADCA), Steel Founders' Society of America (SFSA), and The Ferroalloys Association (TFA).


Ductile Iron Society

Their mission is to promote production and application of ductile iron castings. Some excellent technical information including Ductile Iron Data for Design Engineers.


The Ferroalloys Association (TFA)

The purpose of The Ferroalloys Association is to promote the general welfare of the producers of chromium, manganese, silican, vanadium and related base/sheet alloys in the United States.


North American Die Casting Association

Information on the die casting industry and related companies including a FAQ on diecasting.


Steel Founders' Society of America (SFSA)

Steel Founders' Society of America's membership is comprised of companies which pour steel castings. Membership is not limited to companies within the United States.

 

 

 

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