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Top 3 design tips for investment casting

All of our customers want the same thing: quality components that provide superior performance and durability …

Innovations in casting hand tools

When you think of a hand tool, like a ratchet or a wrench, the number one thing you’re looking for as a …

New product launch - time to market checklist

CIREX is a full-service investment casting company that can complete parts in a fraction of the time it takes …

Choosing an investement casting company

f you have ever worked with an investment casting company or visited their plant, you know how manually intense the process …

Nickel-based steel alloys

While investment casting can be used to pour almost any alloy, our most popular alloys are in the nickel family …

Invar 36 spotlight

Invar 36[1], also known within the industry as Nilo 36[2], is a nickel-iron superalloy known for its low coefficient of thermal …

Investment casting aluminium

Design and purchasing engineers often find themselves searching for the right casting process. Which process …

Kovar alloy spotlight

Following our success with Invar 36, CIREX is excited to offer Kovar, an iron-nickel-cobalt alloy, to our …