The Home Foundry

  1. Forum Suggestions and News

    Have a suggestion on how to improve the forum? Post it here!
    1. New member introductions

      Introduce yourself here, and tell us a little about yourself and you casting experience.
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    2. Forum suggestions

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      Latest: Tapatalk? DavidF, Feb 18, 2018
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    3. Forum News

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      Latest: No locked out areas... DavidF, Oct 20, 2017
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    4. Halloween Casting contest

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      Latest: Time to vote!! Petee716, Nov 9, 2017
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  2. Foundry Construction

    Here you will find what it takes to build a working home foundry
    1. Furnaces and their construction

      Build threads on the construction of home foundry furnaces
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      Latest: Another keg furnace Jason, Apr 19, 2018 at 11:22 AM
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    2. Foundry tools and flasks

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      Latest: Pattern lifting screws Melterskelter, Apr 14, 2018 at 5:57 AM
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    3. Sand Mullers

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  3. Casting practices

    A place to post how you made your castings
    1. Sand Casting

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      Latest: Ornate Architectural Casting Jason, Apr 18, 2018 at 9:57 PM
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    2. Lost wax casting

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      Latest: Eagle Statue 2.0 - Zapins PatJ, Apr 12, 2018
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    3. Lost foam casting

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      Latest: Foil Sprues Robert, Apr 17, 2018 at 7:09 PM
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    4. Lost PLA casting

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      Latest: Large casting fail Melterskelter, Mar 15, 2018
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    5. Investment casting Block method

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      Latest: Hood ornament casting DavidF, Feb 25, 2018
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    6. Investment casting Ceramic shell method

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      Latest: A box of wax foxes Jason, Apr 19, 2018 at 11:11 PM
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    7. Die casting

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      Latest: Toying with die casting PatJ, Oct 27, 2017
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  4. General foundry chat

    Have questions or just want to start a chat, do it here. Postings in this are will be deleted after 60 days of inactivity!!!
    1. General foundry chat

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      Latest: any recommendations on buying crucibles HT1, Apr 19, 2018 at 3:42 PM
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  5. Buy Sell Trade

    Have something to sell of looking to buy, post it here. If you are looking for services or to have a part cast see the request casting services forum
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  6. Request casting services

    Need to have something cast? post your request here
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    1. Metal casting projects

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    2. CNC machining projects

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      Latest: Making an emblem OCD, Oct 7, 2017
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    3. Model engines

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      Latest: Hit & Miss Engine Jammer, Feb 20, 2018
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    4. Black smithing projects

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      Latest: Jingle Bells DavidF, Dec 29, 2017
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    5. 3D Printing

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