May/June 2017

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Editorial: The Industry Wins
S. Wetzel

Design Details: Feature Location Key in Casting Quality, Cost
J. Shaw

By The Law: Made in the USA
D. Resser

Casting of the Year: Aerospace Seatback Frame by Aristo-Cast Inc., S. Wetzel
The lattice-like design removes unnecessary material while meeting load requirements for a lightweight seat frame that could save the aircraft industry millions of dollars.

The Many Dimensions of 3-D Printing, An MCDP Staff Report
3-D printing has applications in many parts of the metalcasting industry and allows facilities and clients to achieve numerous different constructions and positive outcomes.

Metalcasting Congress Gathers the Supply Chain to Milwaukee, An MCDP Staff Report
Attendees from suppliers, metalcasters and end-users convened in Wisconsin for the industry’s biggest annual event.

The Future of Metalcasting Through New Ideas & Innovation, An MCDP Staff Report
A sampling of presentations from the AFS Metalcasting Congress in Milwaukee shows how the industry is striving to provide better, more cost-effective components for its customers.

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