For Metalcasters

AFS is the ultimate resource for North American metalcasters, providing casting technology literature, numerous workshops, classes and conferences, and tools to improve sales and operations. The society is the metalcaster's champion on Capitol Hill, fighting for policies that will best benefit the industry. Other AFS programs help metalcasters save energy, reduce management costs, and improve casting design and quality. The Online Buyers Guide provides a directory of suppliers to the North American metalcasting industry. Our Career Center is a job board catered specifically to those who work in metalcasting.


  • May 2 – 3, 2017 : Casting Defect Analysis #32-17

    This course is FULL. Please refer to our course #37-17 to register. AFS Tenneesee Chapter Sponsored Course Bringing valu

  • May 9 – 10, 2017 : Practical Cupola: Design, Refractory, Charge Material & Operation Workshop

    The seminar is full.  Please contact Customer Service to be added to the wait-list, phone: 800-537-4237 or email: cusserv@afsinc.orgDo cupola issues have you

  • May 16 – 17, 2017 : Gating & Riser Design 101 #33A-17

    Casting quality and yield are directly impacted by gating design. This course guides participants through the basic functions of gating and risers to provide clean, sound and functional castings. A

View the Calendar of Events


Read All News