Non Destructive Testing of Investment Castings

There are numerous advantages to using Investment castings which is why they are so commonly used in industrial and mission critical applications. When manufacturing these products, it is important to verify the casting quality both on the surface and inside the part to ensure cracks, voids (porosity) and other defects are not present. Defects such as these can cause the part to fail during use or wear out pre-maturely. Non-destructive testing (NDT) is a type of testing commonly performed on investment castings to ensure the finished products comply with the defined quality standards. NDT consists of testing the parts in a way that does not ruin or distort the part. American Casting Company is highly experienced in providing Non Destructive Testing services that meet industry standards such as AMS and NADCAP (National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program).

What Makes Us Stand Out from Our Competitors?

The compliance of our non-destructive testing service with the NADCAP standards makes us different than our competitors. All the processes are checked and audited by highly qualified and experienced individuals. This makes our testing service a trustable and reliable process.

Non-destructive Testing Capabilities at American Casting Company

We provide non-destructive testing services with the following capabilities:

  • Radiographic Testing (X-ray)
  • Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
  • Fluorescent Penetrant Inspection (FPI)
  • Visual Inspection (VT)
  • Leak Testing (LT)
  • Pressure Testing (PT)

Benefits of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) on Investment Castings

There are many reasons as to why this testing is so important. Some reasons are as follows:

  • The overall product reliability is improved
  • The possible failure areas are identified before the problems arise
  • The testing does not damage the products in the process

Industries Served

We can provide the NADCAP non-destructive testing services to a wide range of industries, which include:

  • Aerospace
  • Medical
  • Energy
  • Defense
  • Turbine Engine
  • Commercial
  • Automotive
  • Electronics

At American Casting Company we believe that the quality of the products that we produce is the most important thing. With our stringent quality checks and NADCAP non-destructive testing services, we ensure the investment castings that we manufacture meet the highest industry standards. Are you interested in knowing more about our NDT testing services, or any other service that we offer? Please get in touch with our professionals today. Let us know your requirements, and we’ll get to work.

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