Grinding a high chrome white iron impeller, ASTM A532.


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Established in 1935, Penticton Foundry, located in Penticton, British Columbia creates, among other things, ductile iron castings and high chrome white iron castings of exceptional quality and durability for clients across North America.  With its commitment to innovation and design, Penticton Foundry’s highly skilled workforce can deliver custom work and specialty design on time and on budget.

We offer a full-service foundry, thus ensuring product consistency.  Whether it’s complete, on-site CAD design, pattern making facilities, quality controlled alloy composition or precision chrome white iron castings, we know that our customers value our excellent service and dedication to making their product better.  Our established, long-term relationships with our clients have transformed us from a local to international provider of castings and services.  

We offer several competitive advantages that result in specific benefits for our customers.  Contact Us and get started with one of our experienced sales consultants today.

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ASTM A897 Grade 3 175-125-04 ISO 17804, EN-1564

Posted by Penticton Foundry on December 4, 2023

Railroad repair cart wheels made in ASTM A897 Grade 3 175 – 125 – 04 austempered ductile iron.

This data sheet focuses on ASTM A897 Grade 3 175 – 125 – 04 austempered ductile iron. It offers notes on composition, physical/mechanical properties and applications.

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Considerations When Selecting an Alloy or Material

Posted by Penticton Foundry on September 27, 2023

Microstructure of chrome white iron, ASTM A532

Some tips to assist engineers in selecting an alloy or material for an application. Read our blog for more information.

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Different Mill Liners and Alloys to Use

Posted by Penticton Foundry on June 7, 2023

Chute liners made of chrome white iron

A list of different mill liners and the best alloys to maximize performance. Read our article to learn more.

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