MATERIALS & EQUIPMENT

PROCESS

TECHNICAL DATA

Ductile Iron

  • 100-70-30

  • 80-55-06

  • 65-45-12

  • 60-40-18

Grey Iron

  • Class 20

  • Class 30

  • Class 35

  • Class 40

  • Special Alloys as needed (Copper, Chrome, Moly, Nickel, etc.)

Melting

  • 2 x 3000 lb. Inductotherm Coreless Induction Melters

Molding Equipment

PALMER UMM No Bake Molding Equipment

Flask Sizes

Up to'48 x 60 

Many larger flasks for floor molding

Casting Types

  • Heavily Cored Castings for the pump, valve, power transmission, heavy industry, and more.

Casting Weights

  • 1 lb. to 1200 lb.

  • Core competency: 75 lb. to 900 lb.

Core Processes

  • Shell

  • No Bake

Cleaning Equipment

  • 15GN Pangborn Tumble Blast

  • Snag grinder

  • Swing grinder

  • Various hand grinders

Quality Assurance Equipment

  • Brinnel Hardness Testing

  • Sonic Thickness Testing

  • Spectrometer

  • Microstructure Analysis

  • Tensile Analysis

  • Casting and Pattern Layout Facilities

Pattern Facilities

  • Mounting, Gating, and Minor repairs done in house.

  • Many area pattern shops for pattern production and major repairs.