Frequently Asked Questions

The Foundry Way is more than just your aluminum ingot supplier. From scrap management services to foundry training and laboratory inspection services, The Foundry Way can help improve the bottom line of your aluminum casting operation. Below are some of the more frequently asked questions about The Foundry Way. If you do not see the answers you are looking for or you have more detailed questions you would like to have answered, then please use our contact form below or give us a call:  1-513-831-8777

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What type of aluminum products do you supply?
The Foundry Way specializes in primary and secondary aluminum alloys. We can deliver in various forms such as ingot, t-ingot, billets, and sow. We also are capable of supplying your foundry all the necessary additives such as copper, silicon, magnesium, Strontium and Ti-bor.  
Why should I consider using your Industrial Recycling Services?
We can help your company by assisting in developing a recycle program that not only keeps your company more environmentally responsible, but also make your recycle program make financial sense.
What types of lab services do you offer?
The Foundry Way has a fully functional lab with the ability to analyze mechanical and metallurgical properties of all types of aluminum alloys. We also offer both non-destructive and destructive testing. Visit our Lab Services page for more information.    
What can you tell me about the new Learning Center?
The Learning Center was introduced in 2018 with the purpose of teaching critical foundry processes and controls to those who produce and purchase aluminum castings. Taught by some of the most knowledgeable aluminum foundry leaders in the business, our unique hands-on approach enables students to address real-world problems in a simple understandable way.
Why partner with The Foundry Way?
The Foundry Way is not your typical aluminum supplier. Our on-site learning center, metallurgical laboratory, and recycling center allows us to be your “go to” partner for foundry support.