Re: Investment Casting

From: Tien-min Gabriel Chu (
Date: Thu Jun 18 1998 - 17:06:56 EEST

How small is small?

At dental school, we use centrifugal force casting machines that is about
4'x4'x2' to cast dental crowns and denture frames.

Gabriel Chu

Tien-Min Gabriel Chu Graduate Research Assistant
Materials Science and Engineering
Biologic and Material Sciences Office:734-747-1132
University of Michigan Fax:734-763-4788
> I am also interested in the responses to this question. Not that we
> intend to do investment casting at Ennex, but I am interested in what might
> be meant by a "small" investment casting facility. Foundries I have seen
> are all big, dirty, factories. Is there a more office-friendly way to do
> investment casting if your patterns are small?
> --
> Marshall Burns

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