September/October 2019

Metal Casting Design & Purchasing is getting a new name next issue!

And a new look and new content! Look for the launch of Casting Source starting with the November/December issue. The magazine will continue focusing on designing and purchasing cast components with additional content for making supply chain decisions from more industry experts than ever before.


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Castings Around Town

Whether it’s theft-proofing products, earthquake-resistant pipes, innovative components for fire hydrants, or attractive lighting options, castings are a major part of municipal infrastructure.


8 Cost Considerations of Iron Castings

Numerous factors influence the total cost of a finished casting, ranging from design to type of metal to the type of price quotation.

Inside Failure Analysis

Here’s what to expect when you have to find out what went wrong.

R&D for Tomorrow's Supply Chain

Industry research projects spur casting development and drive new applications.


Metal Casting Design & Purchasing Announces Relaunch, New Name

Casting Source, in print and online, will be a necessary tool in our efforts to more effectively reach the supply chain audience. Whether your job title is Casting Technical Steward, Commodity Specialist, Global Procurement Manager, Project Designer, Product or Design Engineer, or Supply Chain Manager, you are the valued reader.

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We are on Twitter (@CastingSource). By following along, you’ll see the best of the foundry process and get valuable information to make your next metalcasting project a success.

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