This RFQ was sourced on www.MFG.com in USA for Shell Mold Casting

Shell casting of a midi rod.

Approx. 2" high x 2.38" long.

Items to be heat treated and shot blast before shipping.

Tooling would need to be made.

Prosepctive suupliers must also quote on the mate for this part RFQ#42809

Buyer Information

Industry Consumer Products
City/Region Kalamazoo, Michigan
Country USA


RFQ Number 344293
Material Aluminium
Material Grade 356 - T6

Technical Specifications

Category Shell Mold Casting

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Shell Mold Casting: Shell casting is the process by which sand is mixed with a plastic binder and put into a box. Sand is dropped onto a heated metal pattern to form the casting mold shell. The mold shell may be in two or more pieces depending on the complexity of the part. The various parts of the molding shell are then glued or clamped together, placed in a pouring jacket and stabilized by surrounding the shell-casting mold with shot or sand. Shell casting produces parts that have a good surface finish, with a tight tolerance. Additionally, the production rate for shell casting is higher than with conventional sand molding. Metals typically used in shell casting include cast iron and alloys of aluminum and copper.