Schmolz + Bickenbach manufacture sand casting at their Krefeld facility specialising in: High temperature steels, low temperature steels, corrosion and acid resistant steels, duplex, super duplex, nickel based alloys, tool steels, non-alloyed steels, heat resisting steels and modular cast iron.
At Krefeld S+B are specialising in producing sand castings with complex geometries. The size range of sand castings manufactured is comprehensive.
INVESTMENT CASTING/ LOST WAX CASTING
S+B manufacture investment castings at their Ennepetal plant. The benefit of investment casting over sand casting is its ability to produce near net shape items with excellent surface finish and tolerance possibilities.
CERAMIC MOULD CASTINGS
This casting technique is employed at Ennepetal. The S+B contura ceramic casting technique uses ceramics as a moulding material. Features:
This is a hybrid process combining both sand and ceramic casting techniques. (CORE CERAMIC: MOULD SAND)