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  CAPABILITIES - PLANT 2 EQUIPMENT LISTING  
 

Southwest Steel Casting Company major equipment listing for the Plant 2 foundry facility.

 
 
 
 

General:

Airset/Nobake foundry with a capacity of 500 tons /month castings size ranges from 10 to 4,500 lbs.
   

Melting:

Electric Arc Melting :
 

- (1) 6 ton Electric Arc Furnace

 

- Heat sizes range from 4,500 to 12,000 lbs.

   

Core Making:

Isocure:
 

- Redford CB16SA Core Machine

 

- Redford R2 Core Machine

 

- Redford R4 Core Machine

 

- Palmer M100 Continuous Mixer

 

- Industrial Machinery 1,200 CFM Fume Scrubbers

 

- CMI CB22SA Core Machine

 

- Palmer M100 Continuous Mixer

 

- Industrial Machinery 1,200 CFM Fume Scrubber

   

Molding:

Nobake, Flaskless Molding Loop:
 

- 35 Molds/Hour

 

- Mold Sizes from:

 

24" square x  6"over 6" to

 

52" square x 18" over 18"

 

- Tinker Omega TOM-550 1,100 lb./min. Cont. Mixer

 

- 120kw Sand Heater

 

- Variable Rate Compaction Table

 

- Kloster Rollover, 4,500 lb. capacity

 

- Flow Coating (for mold wash application)

   

Sand Reclamation:

Attrition (12 tph) & Thermal (1.5 tph) Systems
 

- Didion Rotary Lumpreducer

 

- Magnetic Separation

 

- Sand Screening

 

- Dual Sand Cooler/Classifiers

 

- Gudgeon 1.5 tph Thermal Reclaimer

 

- Bulk Sand Storage & Distribution System

   

Cleaning Room:

Shot Blast Equipment:
 

- (1) 72 Cubic Foot Tumblast

 

- (1) 34 Cubic Foot Tumblast

 

- (1) 26 Cubic Foot Tumblast

 

- (1) 10 Cubic Foot Table Blast

   
 

Heat Treating:

 

- (3) Gas Fired Car Bottom Furnaces :

 

Automatic recording pyrometers

 

Capable of Normalizing, Annealing &
Stress Relieving
.

 

- (1) Gas Fired Box Furnace

 

- (1) Water Quench Tank:

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