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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)


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What services does GENERAL FOUNDRY SERVICE offer?
Please link to our Home Page for an overview of services offered by GENERAL FOUNDRY SERVICE.
Our individual foundry processes pages also provide more detailed explanations regarding foundry services offered including:
Precision Sand Casting,
No Bake (Air Set) Sand Casting,
Rubber Plaster Molding (RPM), &
Permanent Mold.

What is Precision Sand Casting?
View the Precision Sand Casting Page.

What is No Bake (Air Set) Sand Casting?
View the No Bake Sand Casting Page.

What is Permanent Molding?
View the Permanent Molding Page.

What is Rubber Plaster Molding (RPM)?
View the Rubber Plaster Molding Page.

APPLICATIONS OF THE CASTING PROCESSES

What are the primary uses of castings?
Please view our Home Page for an overview of the primary uses of castings.

What are typical applications for these parts?
The Industries Served Page provides an overview of many applications for the parts GENERAL FOUNDRY SERVICE produces.

How smooth of a surface can GENERAL FOUNDRY SERVICE provide?
The Decision Matrix Page provides a detailed comparison of surface finishes.

FINISHING

Can the castings be finished or painted?
The Industries Served Page provides information on which castings can be finished or painted.

PART INFORMATION

How large a part can GENERAL FOUNDRY SERVICE create?
The Decision Matrix Page provides a detailed information regarding typical size ranges for each or our foundry processes.

What is the dimensional accuracy of these parts?
The Decision Matrix Page provides a detailed information regarding dimensional accuracy for each or our foundry processes.

What's the finest detail that GENERAL FOUNDRY SERVICE can provide?
The Decision Matrix Page provides a detailed comparison of each or our foundry processes.

QUOTING

How do I obtain a quote?
Please review Get Quotes/Send Files Page provides information about how to obtain a quote for GENERAL FOUNDRY SERVICE. Call us directly at 510-297-5040 if you have any questions. We appreciate the opportunity to quote your next project!

What types of files do we accept?
Please review Get Quotes/Send Files Page for a listing of file formats accepted and data tranfer options from GENERAL FOUNDRY SERVICE. Call us directly at 510-297-5040 if you have any questions.

Please contact General Foundry Service for additional information.

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