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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.

Chrome White Iron Outlasts Rubber 7 Times

Posted by Penticton Foundry on May 5, 2020

A mine in British Columbia got 7 times the wear life by replacing their rubber-lined discharge nozzle with chrome white iron. Read this success story today.

Tips for Recycling and Reusing Ductile Iron

Posted by Penticton Foundry on December 3, 2019

One key benefit of iron production is that a foundry can melt down and reuse metal. Not only does this offer sustainability benefits, but significant cost savings.

Low Temperature Impact Resistant ASTM A536

Posted by Penticton Foundry on October 21, 2019

This ASTM A536 data sheet focuses on low temperature, impact resistant ductile iron. It includes microstructure, mechanical property and application notes.