Craft Pattern & Mold, Inc.

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Montrose, MN

Craft Pattern & Mold, Inc., located in Montrose, Minnesota, is a reputable company established in 1983. With a focus on precision and quality, our foundry utilizes various casting techniques, including sand casting, rubber plaster casting, spin casting, and traditional casting, to produce high-quality prototypes and cater to short-run production needs. We offer a wide range of materials, including aluminum, ductile iron, gray iron, zinc, and stainless steel, to meet the diverse casting requirements of our customers.

At Craft Pattern & Mold, we specialize in providing high-quality prototypes and short-run production through our advanced casting processes. Our skilled craftsmen leverage casting techniques such as sand casting, rubber plaster casting, spin casting, and traditional casting to create precise and detailed castings. Whether it's a complex prototype or a small production run, our team is dedicated to delivering exceptional quality and accuracy.

To cater to the diverse needs of our customers, we offer a range of materials for castings. Aluminum, known for its lightweight and excellent strength-to-weight ratio, is a popular choice for various industries. Ductile iron and gray iron provide exceptional durability and strength, making them suitable for applications that require robust components. Zinc and stainless steel offer unique properties such as corrosion resistance and versatility. By providing a range of material options, we ensure that our customers receive castings tailored to their specific application requirements.

Craft Pattern & Mold's commitment to precision and quality is evident in our use of advanced casting techniques and state-of-the-art equipment. Our craftsmen are highly skilled and experienced in their craft, utilizing the latest technology and industry best practices to deliver superior castings. From intricate details to dimensional accuracy, our team meticulously follows the highest quality standards to ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction.

In addition to our casting capabilities, we also offer design and engineering support to assist our customers in transforming their ideas into functional and manufacturable products. Our experienced team collaborates closely with clients, providing valuable insights, design optimization, and feasibility analysis to ensure that the casting process meets their specific requirements. By leveraging our expertise and working closely with customers, we enable them to achieve their desired outcomes efficiently and effectively.

At Craft Pattern & Mold, we understand the importance of timely delivery and customer satisfaction. We prioritize efficient production processes and effective project management to ensure that our customers' needs are met on time and within budget. Our commitment to excellent customer service and open communication allows us to build strong and long-lasting relationships with our clients.

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Aluminum Casting

Aluminum Casting

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