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Castings for Wind Power

Posted by Penticton Foundry on November 5, 2021

Wind power castings, made from ductile iron, are a key component of wind turbines.

Gray Iron ASTM A48 Class 40

Posted by Penticton Foundry on September 14, 2021

This gray iron data sheet focuses on A48 Class 40. Notes on physical and mechanical properties, as well as potential applications are included.

Gray Iron ASTM A48 Class 20

Posted by Penticton Foundry on July 13, 2021

This data sheet focuses on gray iron ASTM A48 Class 20. It contains notes on composition, physical and mechanical properties, as well as potential applications.

Ductile Iron ASTM A536 Grade 120-90-02

Posted by Penticton Foundry on February 2, 2021

This data sheet focuses on ASTM A536 120 – 90 – 02 ductile iron. It offers notes on composition, applications, and physical and mechanical properties.

High Chrome White Iron Vs. Ceramic

Posted by Penticton Foundry on November 3, 2020

Chrome white iron and ceramic have key differences when it comes to abrasion resistance, ease of machining and cost of purchase. Read our blog to find out more.

Innovation in Wear Technology

Posted by Penticton Foundry on August 25, 2020

Penticton Foundry, in partnership with the National Research Council, offers a new wear sensor technology that’s a game changer. Read our blog to find out more.