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.
January 16 – 17, 2018 : Casting Design
This course addresses principles of effective metalcasting design by delving into the major factors that affect final part design. Participants will explore alloy selection, metalcasting process ca
February 6 – 9, 2018 : 2018 AFS Labor Relations and Human Resources Conference
February 6 – 7, 2018 : Introduction to Metalcasting
This course introduces the process of metalcasting. It provides a broad picture of what happens in a casting production facility, while illustrating the technology, variables and complexity involve
AFS has issued a call for papers for its 121st Metalcasting Congress held in Milwaukee April 25-27, 2017.
03.18.15: Kane Family Buys PA Diecaster Elecast
The small business pours aluminum and zinc components.
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