Category Case Study

An Automotive Customer’s Journey

The Challenge The customer’s part was designed for a pressure die-casting process, however with the tool taking several months to manufacture, the engineering team were under pressure to accelerate progress. Due to pressure on the project’s timescales, there was an…

Investment Casting From 3D Prints

In collaboration with Sylatech Ltd, we can utilise the Ultimaker 3D printing technology to prototype sample parts for customers. This enables them to test their designs without having to invest and commit in tooling ahead of Sylatech’s investment casting process.…

Pouring Molton Brass

Pouring Molten Brass

The YouTube video below shows the pouring of moulten Brass into the plaster moulds to create a “tree” of Investment Castings. In the previous stage of manufacture, the wax masters have been melted out of the plaster, creating the moulds (lost wax Investment…

Casting Broccoli

Casting Broccoli

What better way to show the true detail that we can achieve using the Sylatech Casting method to cast some broccoli. So we did, along with a pinecone and some raspberries. Using our soluble mould system, instead of putting wax masters attached…

The Phantom Rises!

Thanks to Castech (UK), the Phantom has risen! One of our recent Sand Casting projects has been to manufacture a Carburetor for the Rolls Royce Phantom 3 for a business that restores old Rolls Royce’s and gets them back to their…