Volclay ® Western (Sodium) Bentonite (DC-2) is the world standard for high-quality, natural sodium bentonite. Volclay is used in all green sand molding applications, ranging from the production of iron and steel castings to the production of non-ferrous castings. Volclay provides quality castings with low casting losses, excellent finish, and good dimensional reproducibility at the lowest possible cost. Other benefits include versatility and ease of-control, increased dry strength of molding sand, excellent hot strength properties, and high durability. Additrol also facilitates deep-draws and development of sharp, strong, mold edges.
Panther Creek ® Southern (Calcium) Bentonite (DC-6) is a non-swelling, calcium bentonite used in green sand molding. Panther Creek provides greater green compression strength than western bentonite, fireclay or other clay minerals. Panther Creek® also offers excellent shakeout, good rammability, excellent flowability, and low dry and hot compression strength.
Hevi-Sand ® Chromite Sand is a versatile, unique aggregate, unlike ordinary chromite sands. Hevi-Sand is the only chromite brand that offers your business full life-cycle support, starting with our mine and ending in your mold. Combined with worldwide logistics and a global technical support team, these components work together to provide the highest-quality finished castings, saving your business both time and money. As part of our commitment and service to our valued customers, MTI Metalcasting provides expertise in all areas of the foundry, including but not limited to;
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