April 4, 2016
ASTM A532 Class II Type B high chrome white iron is used in operating environments where abrasion and impact are the wear…
March 10, 2016
ASTM A532 Class III Type A data sheet on Tough 25 which is a high chrome white iron. Good for thicker section castings.
February 24, 2016
A local mine just witnessed a dramatic visual testimony as to the superior wear performance of chrome white iron versus AR400.
February 10, 2016
ASTM A536 65-45-12 is a nodular Iron with a ferritic and pearlitic microstructure and mechanical properties comparable to low…
January 26, 2016
Pliant25 is a unique high chrome white iron that has been perfected by Penticton Foundry.
January 13, 2016
The 25% Cr alloy is the most common high chrome white iron poured at Penticton Foundry.
December 9, 2015
There are a number of myths about high chrome white iron. Myths include the idea that high chrome white iron is not impact…
November 18, 2015
Penticton Foundry is pleased to announce that we have joined MARIOS (Materials and Reliability in Oil Sands).
November 5, 2015
A comparison of ductile iron vs steel across a range of properties.
October 14, 2015
A collection of Penticton Foundry’s chrome white iron wear liners. Our proprietary process lets us machine chrome white iron.…
September 24, 2015
Penticton Foundry has created an alloy comparison chart that includes chrome white iron, ductile iron, ADI and gray iron.
September 9, 2015
A multinational oil and gas company approached Penticton Foundry to solve a wear problem with their 90° CCO spool which needed…
August 18, 2015
What does tensile data say about the strength and ductility of ductile iron as opposed to cast steels?
August 6, 2015
An OEM crusher came with a steel lock nut. Unfortunately the lock nut had accelerated wear issues and was prohibitively…
July 24, 2015
A local mine in British Columbia, Canada changed the opening of their discharge screens on their SAG mills.
June 24, 2015
A high chrome white iron drain spool liner was engineered to replace a CCO drain spool, increasing wear life by 5 times. Read…
June 17, 2015
Ductile iron and gray iron are two different kinds of cast iron with specific applications. Read this post today to understand…
May 13, 2015
Penticton Foundry designed a chrome white iron and steel bi-metallic trunnion discharge liner to solve a customer’s wear…
April 8, 2015
One of the most common myths about high chrome white iron is that it cannot be machined.
September 22, 2012
The Wyes and Laterals were recently inspected after twelve months operation.