Expendable Mold, Expendable Pattern Casting Service

Expendable Mold, Expendable Pattern Casting Service Found in 3Diligent's 3Depot Technology Library

3Diligent's casting (expendable mold, expendable pattern) service is used to create a wide variety of products for industries across the spectrum—from consumer to aerospace, and automotive to industrial. Casting can be used to create complex parts in a single pass, thus eliminating the need for machining, assembly, or other fabrication steps. Casting processes are used in the manufacturing process of cars, planes, turbines, pumps, wheels, and much more. 

Expendable Mold, Expendable Pattern Casting Service Process Overview

A casting (expendable mold, expendable pattern) service is used to achieve by pouring a liquid into a mold in which a hollow cavity of the desired component has been created. The liquid metal, resin, plastic, sand, or other materials are allowed to solidify and then ejected or broken from the mold. The process and the end product are called a casting. If the mold is reusable it is known as a permanent mold whereas a non-resuable mold is known as an expendable mold. Molds can be made from expendable or permanent patterns.

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