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What is captive foundry?

Captive Foundry. A foundry operation that is wholly incorporated into a larger manufacturing operation. A captive foundry usually only produces castings for the operation that it is a part of. Casting. A process used to form solid metal shapes out of molten metal.

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Similarly, how jobbing foundry is different from captive foundry?

Captive Foundry : is an integral part of some manufacturing organization, where all the castings made are consumed mainly in the products being manufactured by that organization. Jobbing Foundry : normally produces small number of castings of a given type for different customers.

Beside above, what is foundry work? Foundry work is the process of making a metal casting of an object by pouring molten metal into a mould. People often think of the foundry industry as being where people melt gold and create bars/bullions. Ferrous foundries produce iron and steel castings.

Hereof, what is production foundry?

A foundry is a factory that produces metal castings. Metals are cast into shapes by melting them into a liquid, pouring the metal into a mold, and removing the mold material after the metal has solidified as it cools.

What are the types of foundry?

Foundry processes can be divided into two types:- ferrous foundries and non-ferrous foundries. Foundry processes involve making the mould and the core, melting and pouring the metal into the mould, and finally removing the mould and core and finishing the product.

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