GMG205 Main Rotor Yoke This RFQ was sourced on www.MFG.com in USA for Centrifugal Casting Casting of a main rotor yoke. Approximately 34.3" OD x 26.5" long. Part is asynchronous alternator rotor yoke used in locomotive applicaitons. Part is currently a forging, we are looking at changing to a centrifugal casting. Attached drawings are for forgings, quotes should be for centrifugal casting. See attached documents for drawings and material specifications. Upon successful bid, sample order would be placed for 5 pieces, then production orders for up to 10 pcs per week. Buyer Information Industry Transportation City/Region Erie, Pennsylvania Country USA RFQ RFQ Number 355075 Material Alloy Steel Material Grade Medium Carbon Steel - Empis B4C5 Technical Specifications Category Centrifugal Casting Dimensions The following suppliers (machine shops, fabricators, casters, molders, 3D printing, CNC machining, etc.) provide manufacturing services for the machine tool industry, automotive industry… For more information visit www.MFG.com. MFG.com analyzes all engineered parts and RFQs for improved manufacturability and to ensure quality and a quick quoting experience. Centrifugal Casting: Centrifugal casting is the process by which a mold is rotated rapidly about an axis as molten metal is introduced into the mold. The mold shape is cylindrical but the outside of the finished part can be round or a simple, symmetric shape. The interior of the centrifugal casting will always be hollow and rounded. Examples of centrifugal casting are gun barrels, rotor end rings, and pipes. Centrifugal casting equipment can be quite expensive, but the molds tend to last a long time and are good for large production runs. The metals recommended for centrifugal casting include iron, steel, stainless steel, and alloys of aluminum, copper, and nickel.