Sharing our Expertise
Custom Castings prides itself on delivering value, sharing knowledge, and building trust in all facets of our business. We draw on more than 40 years of industry experience to identify new insights and share our learnings to strengthen our community of customers and peers.
We’ve identified three focal points leading to our success: our use of technology, industry knowledge, and commitment to a culture of continuous improvement.
These pillars drive the underlying themes of our articles and work environment, which enables us to deliver a better customer experience. Do you have a question or idea for an article? Tell us about it using our Request an Article form.
We’ve come up with five tips to help improve the manufacturability of your part when designing for the permanent mold casting process.
Here’s what you need to know about casting design and all things involved: get in touch with us as soon as possible. Our solidification software runs simulations of your parts in action and allows to fix problem areas before even beginning production.
On the surface, large part batches sound like a good idea. But, beneath it come several opportunities for error. Learn why smaller part batches contribute to low customer costs and deliver defect-free parts.
Our horizontal machining center cell is designed to produce parts – fast. Learn about how it works and why it helps us maintain efficiency and get your products to you on time.
We often recommend permanent mold casting as an alternative to sand casting and high pressure die casting due to its per-piece cost, dimensional accuracy, and longevity in the field.
Learn the benefits behind cellular manufacturing – a method we employ that helps us produce a product from raw material to finished goods in close proximity.