Daily Archives: Friday April 17th, 2015


The design freedoms inherent in investment casting help keep aluminum metal matrix composites cost effective. Paul Mikkola, Retired, Hitchiner Manufacturing, Milford, New Hampshire, and Bruce Willson, O’Fallon Casting, O’Fallon, Missouri The particulate silicon carbide reinforcement in aluminum alloy metal matrix composite (MMC) enhances this lightweight material with improved mechanical property […]

Investment Casting Metal Matrix Composites