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Motor Controls Manufacturer Installs Impregnation System for In-House Production

Posted by Andy Marin on Mon, Oct 02, 2017 @ 08:47 AM

Foundry Management & Technology recently wrote an article about a Godfrey & Wing HVLV vacuum impregnation system that was installed at SEW-Eurodrive. You can read the entire article below.

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Article: Vacuum Impregnation Enables Lightweight Material Use

Posted by Andy Marin on Thu, Sep 21, 2017 @ 08:53 AM

Godfrey & Wing has published an article in LightWeighting World titled "Vacuum Impregnation Enables Lightweight Material Use". This article discusses the surge in aluminum use and how vacuum impregnation eliminates aluminum casting porosity. You can read the entire article below.

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Do Vacuum Impregnation Sealants Melt?

Posted by Andy Marin on Tue, Sep 12, 2017 @ 08:50 AM

 

A question that is often asked is "Will the sealant used in vacuum impregnation melt?" This is asked by those who's castings need to withstand heat. In this blog, we will answer this question.

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Types of Vacuum Impregnation Processes

Posted by Andy Marin on Mon, Aug 28, 2017 @ 10:09 AM

There are a variety of factors that can help you determine which type of vacuum impregnation will best meet your needs, including processes, systems and sealants. 

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Continuing Advances in Vacuum Impregnation Systems

Posted by Andy Marin on Mon, Aug 21, 2017 @ 08:33 AM

 

Godfrey & Wing has published an article in Foundry Management & Technology titled "Continuing Advances in Vacuum Impregnation Systems". This article discusses the manufacturing safety and manufacturing production advancements in vacuum impregnation equipment. You can read the entire article below.

 

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Video: How Godfrey & Wing's Equipment Works

Posted by Andy Marin on Mon, Aug 07, 2017 @ 07:34 AM

Godfrey & Wing's vacuum impregnation equipment is the best in the world. The equipment re-imagined vacuum impregnation by making it safer, increasing production and eliminating casting defects. But how exactly does it work? Watch this animation video. 

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Importance of Clean, Dry Parts for Vacuum Impregnation

Posted by Andy Marin on Wed, Aug 02, 2017 @ 02:20 PM

In order to properly seal porosity, parts must be clean and dry. If any residual fluids or debris are on the part, then the following problems may occur.

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Animation Video: Understanding Vacuum Impregnation

Posted by Andy Marin on Wed, Jul 19, 2017 @ 08:10 AM

You may understand that vacuum impregnation is a process by which sealant is used to seal porosity found in a casting. But how exactly does it work? 

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Can Vacuum Impregnation Seal Cracks?

Posted by Andy Marin on Thu, Jul 13, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

A common question asked is if vacuum impregnation can seal cracks in addition to casting porosity. In this blog, we will answer this question and address the difference between a crack and porosity.

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How to Eliminate Sealant Contamination

Posted by Andy Marin on Tue, May 30, 2017 @ 08:51 AM

Customers often ask us how sealant is removed from machined features, like tapped holes. Customers assume that the holes are masked, but that is far from the truth. In this blog, we will discuss what in the vacuum impregnation process enables a casting to be properly sealed without excess cured sealant in unwanted areas (sealant contamination).

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