Three Considerations to Make When Choosing a Metal-Casting Process

3 October 2018
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Two of the most common methods of creating designs out of bronze are investment casting and die casting. Investment casting involves the creation of a wax pattern on a ceramic container. The wax is melted and the resulting structure used to create designs. On the other hand, die casting involves forcing pressurised, high-temperature metals into a die cavity. When the metal cools down, it takes the shape of the die cavity. Read More 

Aluminium Anodising: Tips to Improve the Quality of the Finish

2 April 2018
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When working with aluminium metal, anodising it is an essential step when finishing the surface. It improves the corrosion resistance properties of the metal, and as a result, your finished product can last for decades even when exposed to moisture and corrosives. Before anodising aluminium, it is critical to remain aware of the factors that can affect the quality of the anodic oxide finish and reduce the durability of the metal. Read More 

4 Laser Engraving Tricks and Tips for Novices

21 November 2017
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It takes time and practice to learn how to use design equipment such as laser engravers. In laser engraving, mistakes will be made, and this is how novices transition into pros. However, this should not always be the path because there are simple things a novice designer can do to avoid common mistakes when engraving with laser equipment. This article will come in handy for first-time designers trying out laser engraving on wood. Read More 

The Reasons Why Toy Handlers Stand Out

14 September 2017
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Ever been on the roads then you see a vehicle approaching you. Hooked to the back of the vehicle is a big traveller, open-box or cargo trailer. Well, they are not just any type of trailer RV as they pack quite distinct functions within them. A toy hauler is an RV attached to the back of any car which has a large opening and a ramp door at the back. The front of the toy trailer is usually comprised of an essential living facility which features a bathroom, bedroom and a small kitchen area. Read More 

The Benefits and Disadvantages of Using a Hydraulic Injection Moulding Machine

10 July 2017
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If you own a processing or manufacturing plant and you do not wish to outsource your injection moulding needs to another company, you may be looking to invest in a hydraulic injection moulding machine. Below is a guide to the benefits and disadvantages of using a hydraulic injection moulding machine. The Benefits of Using a Hydraulic Injection Moulding Machine Greater Clamp Force: A hydraulic injection moulding machine can deliver a greater degree of clamping force when compared to electric and hybrid equipment. Read More