Sand Casting Advantages and Disadvantages, why sand casting is preferred
Available from Impro Industries USA, Inc.
Impro is rated among global top foundries for complex and high-performance sand castings. We are equipped to produce both resin sand and green sand casting of ductile iron, gray iron and compacted graphite iron from a few kilograms up to a few tons. Located in Mexico and China, we Impro can satisfy your needs “Region-for-Region.”
Sand casting offers a number of advantages, which include...
●Cost. Sand casting is generally less expensive than other
casting methods of creating parts.
●Versatility. Sand casting can produce parts virtually in any shape and size.
●Short turnaround time. With sand casting, it's quick to form the mold, which leads to overall short turnaround times.
While sand casting has a number of important advantages, there are a few things you should consider before opting for this type of casting. These include...
●Surface finish of the sand casting is somewhat rough compared to parts made using other casting methods.
●Machining is generally required for sand casting to achieve features and accuracy required for fit-up and assembly.
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