Success Stories


Photo of the front and back of a casted gear model.

Applications of Nano-Structured Cast Alloys

The Integrated Casting Ordering Network (ICON) Delivers for DLA

Using Advanced Silicon-Doped Diamond-like Carbon (Si-DLC) Coatings to Improve Core Life and Casting Throughput

Cost Modeling Software Predicts Process Complexity and Estimates Variable Costs

Metamodeling Framework and Tools for Intelligent Casting Manufacturing

The Integrated Casting Ordering Network (ICON) Delivers Value for DLA

Digital Surface Inspection Improves Production Lead Times

Using 3D Printing of Conformally Cooled Inserts to Achieve Productivity Improvements in a Heavy-Duty Transmission Case

Complex shapes, lofted contours, and ranginess that are common in castings make them more susceptible to distortion during the heat treatment process and therefore require more expertise to correctly heat treat and straighten.

CAST-IT and AFCAT Work Together to Expand Heat Treatment Accessibility

CADS Dashboard

CADS: Search Alloy Options by Mechanical Properties

sand mold

3D Printed Sand Molding for Complicated Castings

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Success of Die Coatings Produce Significant Savings

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The Integrated Casting Ordering Network (ICON) Delivers for DLA

heavy duty steering knuckle

Developing Options to Produce Nanostructured Cast Alloys

Neural Network Alloy Design Process for Cast Heat Resistant Grades

conformal cooling design insert

Conformal Cooling Using 3D Additive Manufacturing

steel flanged elbow

Web-Based Specification Handbook Helps DLA Procurement for Flanged Elbow

Temperature profile during filling of the component.

Validated Properties for Investment Cast Components

Nose Landing gear assembly

ICON Expands Competition for Nose Landing Gear Bumper Assembly

Car grill (square shape)

Spartan Light Metal Products Succeeding with the Gating Equation

17-4 PH Stainless Steel Casting

Welding of Cast Precipitation Hardened Stainless Steels

MMDS Tool Program Overview and Objectives

Coatings Provide Die Life Improvement and Reduced Safety Risk

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