Robert Brooks, Editor-in-Chief of Foundry Management and Technology Magazine, discusses the Hall of Honor program, and the importance of honoring those individual who have profoundly affected the Foundry industry. Find out more at Hall of Honor
Q Is there any way to reduce molten metal from splashing during pouring? Once it makes contact with the filter it sprays everywhere.
A Depending on the type of foundry you operate, and the type of metal you pour, this can be a significant problem. Among investment casting foundries, for instance, metal alloys constitute a major part of overall operating cost. Thus, any metal lost during pouring is “money down the drain.”....Read Full Answer