A typical aircraft seat can vary between 10 kg (economy) to over 20 kg (wide-body) in weight. With seat masses between 1200kg and 14000kg, it is apparent lighter seat designs are critical to an airline's commercial performance, particularly when fuel prices escalate. With a network of global suppliers, Investacast can offer the best commercial solution to aircraft seating manufacturers.Read More
Transport Industry Castings
Investacast supply the transport industry with high quality investment, pressure die and water glass castings.
The high demands of the automotive industry are met by Investacast's ability to provide high volume low cost product from global supply partners approved to ISO/TS 16949 Standard.
The leisure and naval industries rely on Investacast to supply investment castings in stainless steel and bronze alloys for demanding working conditions. Typically, marine fittings are finished to a high standard; mirror polished, satin finished or electro polished. Investacast achieve these high finish standards utilising a large supplier network of finishing companies.
Investacast have a track record in supplying pressure die, water glass and investment casting parts to the rail sector. Whether your requirements are track side, running gear, control equipment or cabin, Investacast has the experience to provide fully machined, painted and tested product.
Investacast are one of the early pioneers of producing high strength low weight precipitation stainless steel investment castings to the aircraft seating sector. We have worked closely with seat designers for over 30 years. Our current portfolio of products for this industry now includes forgings in 7075 and 6061 aluminium, high volume pressure die castings and MIM products.
Our expert team of CAD designers offer design for manufacture advice
Over the last 30 years, Investacast have adopted modern CAD techniques and computer simulation software to aid product designers within each sector to develop right first time designs suitable for manufacture.
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