Upcoming Events
Introduction to Metalcasting
  • American Foundry Society
    Schaumburg, IL
  • 1/15/2019 8:30 AM
  • 1/16/2019 4:00 PM

  • 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 involved in producing a casting.

  • List Price: $1250.00
    Member Price: $1050.00
Iron Melting 201
  • American Foundry Society
    Schaumburg, IL
  • 1/29/2019 8:30 AM
  • 1/30/2019 3:30 PM

  • This course provides a detailed coverage of iron melting and related processes. Topics include charge materials selection; understanding of cost, value, and risk; information covering electric and cupola melting procedures; refractory lining and more.

  • List Price: $1350.00
    Member Price: $1150.00
Gating & Riser Design 201
  • American Foundry Society
    Schaumburg, IL
  • 2/6/2019 8:30 AM
  • 2/7/2019 3:30 PM

  • This course is a continuation of Gating & Riser Design 101 with an emphasis on application of sands, chills, sleeves, other thermal control properties, fluid flow principles and filtration.

  • List Price: $1350.00
    Member Price: $1150.00
Improving the Effectiveness of Visual Inspection
  • American Foundry Society
    Schaumburg, IL
  • 2/26/2019 8:30 AM
  • 2/27/2019 3:30 PM

  • This course provides you with the information needed to understand the factors of influence on the human task of visual inspection, permitting true quality engineering of this critical operation.

  • List Price: $1000.00
    Member Price: $800.00
Green Sand Molding 201
  • American Foundry Society
    Schaumburg, IL
  • 3/5/2019 8:30 AM
  • 3/6/2019 4:00 PM

  • This course provides participants with the next level of knowledge related to the sand molding processes used within green sand foundries.

  • List Price: $1350.00
    Member Price: $1150.00
Iron Metallurgy 201
  • American Foundry Society
    Schaumburg, IL
  • 3/12/2019 8:30 AM
  • 3/13/2019 3:30 PM

  • This course provides participants with knowledge and skills regarding terminology, principles, and techniques for the metallurgy of gray and ductile iron casting alloys.

  • List Price: $1350.00
    Member Price: $1150.00
Aluminum Metallurgy 201
  • American Foundry Society
    Schaumburg, IL
  • 3/19/2019 8:30 AM
  • 3/20/2019 3:30 PM

  • The purpose of this course is to provide participants with knowledge and skills regarding the nomenclature, terminology, principles, and techniques for the metallurgy of aluminum base casting alloys

  • List Price: $1350.00
    Member Price: $1150.00
Casting Defect Analysis
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Orange County Airport
    Santa Ana, CA
  • 4/3/2019 8:30 AM
  • 4/4/2019 3:30 PM

  • Promoted by the Southern California AFS Chapter. In order to determine the true root cause of a casting defect and select the proper corrective action, a systematic evaluation method must be applied.

  • List Price: $1350.00
    Member Price: $1150.00
Casting Design
  • American Foundry Society
    Schaumburg, IL
  • 6/12/2019 8:30 AM
  • 6/13/2019 3:30 PM

  • This course addresses principles of effective metalcasting design by delving into the major factors that affect final part design.

  • List Price: $1350.00
    Member Price: $1150.00