Thermal Analysis for Expensive Non-Ferrous CastingsContinue reading « Webinar Registration September : 20th 14h00EST »
Fill the form below to register for our upcoming web-based casting simulation training on SOLIDCast and FLOWCast. Each participant will receive a 45-day evaluation license for the software, so you can run through your castings or the case studies that we will provide. The cost is US$300 per person, per session.
|Two Sessions of 3 hours each
1:00pm to 4:00pm Central Time
|Sand Casting for Contracting Alloys
(steel, aluminum, copper, etc)
|June 28 and 30, 2022
|Sand Casting for Expanding Alloys
(gray and ductile irons)
|July 5 and 7, 2022
|July 12 and 14, 2022
|Permanent Mold Casting
|July 19 and 21, 2022
Your SF melt and sand control engineers are available to help you solve casting defect challenges at the root cause with expertise, innovative products and equipment. Still, here’s how we repair casting defect for aluminum, ductile and grey iron and steel alloys :Continue reading « How to repair casting defects in USA and Canada ? »
Our LYNX X-Ray equipment is made in Canada ! We make 100% X-Ray casting inspection possible through fast, efficient and affordable automated Predictive 3D Radiography. We upgrade your legacy X-Ray system and we make it industry 4.0 ready. Here’s a video and write your e-mail below to plan a presentation :Continue reading « 100% X-Ray Casting Inspection »
Your SF foundry engineers are excited to support your Palmer sand molding and automatic casting grinding projects. Here’s a Trebi/Palmer automatic grinding video and one of a Palmer equipment making more than 30 no-bake molds per hour with 1-2 operators :Continue reading « Palmer support for your foundry in Québec and Ontario »
Remplissez le formulaire ci-bas pour vous inscrire au webinaire le 26 Janvier 2022 à 15h00EST :
Nous sommes très fiers de l’implication de Yohan en tant que nouveau président du Réseau Trans-Al ! Solutions Fonderie veut contribuer à plus de transformation d’aluminium à valeur ajoutée au Québec et plus d’exportation d’équipement et de produits spécialisés.Continue reading « Yohan Tremblay nouveau président du Réseau Trans-Al »
Do you want to learn deeper into the gassing / degassing phenomenons of aluminium ?Continue reading « Gassing and degassing of aluminum in the foundry »
Each participant will receive a 45-day evaluation license for the mold filling and casting simulation software FLOWCast and SOLIDCast, so you can run through the case studies that we will provide. You can also simulate your own castings, to see how the software can be applied in your shop.Continue reading « Register now for SOLIDCast and FLOWCast web training – May and June 2021 »
We’re launching the new SF Thermal Analysis for aluminum and steel during the virtual Metal Casting Congress. Here’s a video showing you how it’s used by the melt operator :Continue reading « SF Thermal Analysis for aluminum and steel launches during Metal Casting Congress »
Here’s a webinar explaining how Qualiflash works to control your oxidation level in aluminium melt for sound castings. SF is your technical support for QualiFlash and supplier for Aluminium Martigny fluxes in USA and Canada.
Do you want QualiFlash as a service by a SF metallurgist on your shop floor ( USA and Canada ) ?
These feeder-head breakers are safe for the foundry and work great for iron and steel castings ! Watch the video and request your quote with your SF metallurgist :Continue reading « How to break your casting feeder/riser heads safely ? »
Voici le vidéo présenté par Aluminium Martigny en décembre 2020. Vos métallurgistes SF sont là pour vous supporter avec la bonne solution et le bon produit. Nous gardons plusieurs produits en stock au Québec pour des démo.
Welcome ! Your SF metallurgists are bringing you the most cost-effective X-Ray inspection solution on the market in 2020, made in Canada :Continue reading « Lynx Inspection 100% X-Ray for casting porosity »
Be among the first to use the new SF Thermal Analysis system to control your aluminum melt properties daily on the shop floor. How do your critical fraction solid %, grain refinement and modification levels vary through the shift ? Let’s use data to minimize your flux consumption. Full article in the Simple Solutions That Work Magazine is here :Continue reading « All new SF Thermal Analysis system for aluminum »
This hot distortion test for shell sand will provide usefull information on the performance of your sand molds and cores. How is it varying through shifts and through out the year at your foundry? How can we better understand casting related defects by keeping track of the hot distortion test for your foundry sand ?
Contact your SF metallurgist for more information and to request your quote for this hot distortion tester. We support Versatile products and we distribute from Canada. Our foundry sand experts also provide calibration and maintenance services.
Welcome on SF blog ! Today we show you a video of how to repair casting defects with our ATOM welding machine. We even have customers using the ATOM cold welding machines to repair their H13 steel molds for aluminium high pressure die casting ! Contact us to request a demo or a quote : firstname.lastname@example.org
Come and see the world’s most popular casting simulation software in action this December 3-5th 2019 !
We are your support for smart greend sand Sand Testing and Control Equipment in North America. Here’s a video showing a simple green sand hardness tester online used to accept or reject a green sand mold before filling it with molten metal :
Click here to read our 2017 introduction on green sand control :
SF will bring value to you as an OEM, casting buyer or as a foundry whatever your new project or casting challenge are. Metallurgical expertise for daily debugging or start-ups, supply the right foundry products for you, Foundry 4.0 for data and process control, SF castingdefect.com free app, Aluminum Thermal analysis, green sand additive, 100% X-ray in-line, sand testing equipment and foundry equipment. Here’s what SF will showcase in Hall 17 Booth 19A at GIFA:
What causes casting defects and how to solve them? Such a general question needing fine process control and answers ! SF will be exhibiting at booth 19A Hall 17. We are foundry metallurgists who are developing cost-effective technologies and material solutions to casting buyers, OEMs and foundries.
We bring value to costumers around the world and we work on all alloys. What is your business ?
Let’s start our journey together by downloading our castingdefect.com mobile app for free on your phone. The aluminum casting version is coming soon !
Click to download on www.castingdefect.com
Here’s the video of our old sampling stand for SF aluminum melt thermal analysis. Come visit our booth #2822 at CastExpo, April 27th-30th and GIFA #A19, June 25th- 29th for our new sampling hardware! Why use SF thermal analysis ?
HOW TO USE CASTING SIMULATION EFFECTIVELY?
Casting simulation training at CanMet, Hamilton, Ontario Canada, APR. 2-4th 2019
AFS ONTARIO CHAPTER TECHNICAL MEETING
September 20, 2018
Topic: Casting Simulation Modelling and Robotic 3D Sand Printing for Moulds and Cores – Viridis3D
SF trials continue to show that the MeltCup by MeltLab is the best for iron quality control. Your foundry will enjoy time and cost savings. Here’s our review : Continue reading « MeltCup: the best Cup for your Iron Thermal Analysis »
It’s not why, it’s where; because 3D printing is making money to many foundries since many years. Will you join us at the AFS additive manufacturing event from September 10th to 13th 2018 ? Let’s discuss where should your foundry start, or continue with 3D printing in 2018-2019. Continue reading « 3D printing : where should your foundry start ? »
Welcome on SF blog ! Watch this Viridis3D video and call us to discuss how to use sand printing for your business growth strategy ( you’re a foundry or OEM ? ) :
If you’re putting on your hat and cowboy boots to visit Texas for the AFS show – yeeeah!! – send us a quick e-mail (email@example.com) ! We’ll schedule a kick-start discussion with our metallurgist to support your growth in 2018. Here’s what will be hot at SF stall #111 this year but first, how do we add value to your business ? Continue reading « Read this if you can’t visit our booth #111 in Texas next week »
Wherever you work with castings on our beautiful planet, attend this training to increase your profitability per casting. Increase your metal yield % and quality.
How riser and gating system should work ? How to avoid casting defects and minimize your cost? Let’s measure it using simulation! Save money on your 2018 casting jobs by training your team. Next trainings are in California and Ontario on the world’s most effective casting simulation software. Click this link to register :
Which alloy ? Which design ? How to increase your profit as a casting buyer and OEM? Today on Foundry Solutions blog, we’re excited to invite you and subscribe to the new online e-magazine called Part Buyers Authority. SF is thrilled to be among contributors. Before we continue on how casting buyers work with SF, here’s the link to subscribe to the magazine :
You’re now ready to download your free Casting Defect mobile app update. What’s new? It features Dr. John Campbell’s oxide bifilm defects. In order to stay updated in the future, please delete your last version and install the new one following this link for Google store or Apple Store: Continue reading « Download your Casting Defect app update featuring Dr. John Campbell’s bifilm »
Our friends at Finite Solutions Inc. are hosting the trimestrial effective casting seminar from July 11th to July 13th at Western Michigan University. Maybe you prefer to train your engineer from the comfort of your foundry, or their home ? Then, request training videos now. Here’s the link to the seminar registration : Continue reading « Which training method do you prefer for your effective casting process simulation? »
Vous êtes un donneur d’ordres ? Une fonderie ? Voici deux exemples expliquant comment SF réduit vos coûts avec un design optimisé en fonction du procédé de fonderie. Avant cela, nous profitons du blogue d’aujourd’hui pour souhaiter la bienvenue à Philipe Douville-Hivon dans l’équipe SF; stagiaire en conception mécanique de l’Université de Sherbrooke! Continue reading « Réduisez vos coûts avec une pièce de fonderie et un procédé signés SF »
When Aluminum Times Magazine and Al 13 Magazine asked if they could publish an interview on 2016-2017 R&D by SF and our foundry solutions for you , we were thrilled! What makes us your new Casting Optimization Partner ? Those magazine will only be out for June 2017. So here’s the handout we’ll give you when we meet in Milwaukee at the MetalCasting Congress from April 25th-27th : Continue reading « We are your new Casting Optimization Partner »