Foundry

West Philadelphia Bronze produces castings from one pound to 15,000 pounds in any quantity using a no-bake or greensand process.  WPB has several types of furnaces and cleaning process equipment to satisfy any size and quantity of parts ordered. No-Bake Molding:

  • CE Cast 300lbs. /min continuous mixDSC_0056
  • Palmer 250 lbs. /min continuous mix
  • Palmer 50 lbs. /min continuous mix
  • Large flask sizes up to 20’ x 20’
  • 3 overhead cranes from 10 ton to 25 ton

Green Sand Molding:

  • States Automated Muller (2004)
  • 4 station pallet line system
  • 3 jolt squeeze and 1 Rotolift
  • Automatic shakeout

Core Making:

  • Harrison automatic 2 station shell core machine (2005)
  • (2) SF 10A BP automatic shell core machines
  • Oil sand

Melting:DSC_0054

  • (2) 4000 lbs. Coreless Induction Furnaces
  • (2) 2000 lbs. Coreless Induction Furnaces
  • (2) 700 lbs. Lift Swing Coreless Induction Furnaces
  • (10) 1200 lbs. Gas Fired Crucible Furnaces

Cleaning Room:

  • Pangborn 7’ table blast (2001)
  • Wheelabrator 27 cu/ft  tumble blast with auto load and unload
  • Wheelabrator 7 cu/ft tumble blast with auto load and unload
  • Modern Sandblasting equipment
  • Integrated cutoff and cleaning stations