I've some parts done at a local foundry, unfortuntely now out of the
business, where I was able to get investment cast parts over a weekend.
They would put the model, with gates and vents, in a coffee can full of
slurry and let it cure in one piece. I can't tell you how they cured it,
but I was able to get acceptable parts in 3 days.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tom Richards [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Tuesday, March 23, 1999 11:40 AM
> To: DANIEL CHARLES DAVIS
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: RE: QuickCast in a hurry
> Yes, the shell molding process is 3-1/2 weeks. I'm working on a 3-day
> molding process for ferrous alloy parts. I'll advise the RP-ML when it's
> At 08:27 AM 3/23/99 +0800, you wrote:
> >Does this mean it takes 4 1/2 weeks to get the parts? If so, we'll
> >machine them from billet stock -- not production intent, but good enough
> >as time is more important for this job. If not, attached is the file.
> >BTW, our fax number, from the States, is 011-603-515-2380.
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Tom Richards [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> >> Sent: Tuesday, March 23, 1999 2:52 AM
> >> To: DANIEL CHARLES DAVIS
> >> Cc: email@example.com
> >> Subject: Re: QuickCast in a hurry
> >> Dan: We pour ductile iron (3-1/2 weeks) from RP patterns (1-week). If
> >> that'll help you, attach a zipped binary .stl and we'll quote.
> >> At 12:13 PM 3/22/99 +0800, you wrote:
> >> >Hello all,
> >> >
> >> >I need a few (5-10) QC parts (in ductile iron) in a week-10 days. My
> >Attachment Converted:
> For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
For more information about the rp-ml, see http://ltk.hut.fi/rp-ml/
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