Investment Casting Articles

Investment casting or lost-wax casting, is a meticulous process that has been perfected over centuries. This technique allows the creation of high-precision and intricate metal parts, making it invaluable in industries like aerospace, automotive, healthcare, and defense. The method involves crafting a wax model, coating it with a ceramic shell, and then melting the wax away to leave a precise cavity for metal casting.

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Innovations Transforming Investment Casting

By Align Manufacturing / May 31, 2024

Investment casting, also known as lost-wax casting, has existed for centuries in manufacturing. This is a process for casting metallic parts with great precision and detail; it is, however, a somewhat old format compared to newer versions. This article takes a look at some of the recent developments in investment casting today, with a special…

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Automation and Quality Control in Investment Casting

By Align Manufacturing / May 30, 2024

Investment casting, also known as lost-wax or precision casting, is one of the oldest doctrines to intricately craft components. Though the origin of the process can fold many centuries back, it does not necessarily mean that it is antiquated thereby. The improvements and changes made have been brought on by automation and advanced quality control.…

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The Materials Behind Investment Casting

By Align Manufacturing / April 26, 2024

Investment casting is a widely used manufacturing process that allows the production of intricate and complex metal components with high precision. This process involves creating a wax pattern of the desired part, coating it with a ceramic shell mold, and then melting the wax out to create a hollow metal mold. The mold material is…

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The Basics of Investment Casting: An Introduction

By Align Manufacturing / April 25, 2024

Investment casting, also referred to as precision casting, is a method for crafting detailed and high-quality metal parts with excellent accuracy and smooth finishes. It’s utilized in sectors such as aerospace, automotive, healthcare, and defense. This technique offers multiple benefits, including the capability to fabricate complex and intricate designs that might be challenging or unachievable…

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