Sand casting is a common method used for manufacturing valves. This process is suitable for producing both simple and complex valve shapes, and it is particularly cost-effective for small to medium-sized production runs. Here’s an overview of the steps involved in making valves through the sand casting process: 1. Pattern Read more…
Effort Foundry, Inc., can heat treat much that we produce.
We at Effort Foundry held our 2023 Customer Appreciation Open House on Tuesday, May 16th.
Effort Foundry cordially invites you to our 2023 Open House in Bath, PA.
Effort Foundry, Inc., is a leader in patternless casting production. This produces a high-quality casting meeting our customer specifications with no pattern required.
We take quality seriously during the entire process of producing high-quality castings. We are pleased to announce the addition of two new quality control employees to the QC team.
Since 1973, Effort Foundry has been a leader in metal castings, serving clients in the military, power generation, nuclear, oil and gas, and other specialty industries.
Effort Foundry in Pennsylvania is a leader in the casting industry for large castings, with over 60% of their orders being for a single casting.
Effort Foundry’s Lean Initiative Lean manufacturing is a philosophy that, in basic terms, is used to reduce waste in manufacturing, resulting in greater efficiency and more value for the customer. An efficient factory will have higher production capability and make products with a lower defect rate. The Lean system is Read more…
Making of a Patternless Casting Utilizing a Single-Use Styrofoam Pattern and Single-Use Printed Cores
Pattern being readied to add phenolic urethane molding sand, photo of above pattern with internal nylon vents being applied Photo of cope pattern with foundry engineering added–down sprue to deliver metal from ladle to mold cavity. 12” riser sleeves to assure proper feeding of casting once poured. The casting weighs Read more…