HONORABLE MENTION by Modern Casting Design & Purchasing


Material: 309 Stainless Steel.
Process: Investment Casting.
Weight: 1.2 lb.
Application: Protects the face and head of helmet wearer in professional and amateur football.


Acra Cast Casting Featured in Metal Casting Design & Purchasing

Silicon Bronze Component

Metal Casting Design & Purchasing magazine recently featured our casting in its May/June 2015 issue. One of the great things about this was the fact that the original part was made in Europe and we brought it to America by making it at a lower cost and with a faster delivery.

Casting Specifications:

Cast Component: Size: 7.5" x 7.5" x 4.6"
Material: Silicon bronze.
Process: Investment casting.
Application: Bottom heat power distribution in glass forming furnace.
Casting Supplier: Acra Cast Inc., Bay City, Mich.
Dimensions: 13 x 1 x 1.75 in.

Customer Benefits:

Reduced part count from 35 to 5.
Reduced lead times from 5 months to approximately 6 weeks.
Reduced cost by $100.