Project: Cleaning of core sand from iron castings
Year: 2001, 2005, 2007
Industry: Foundry industry (automotive components)
Problem: Cimos, a Slovenian manufacturer of automotive components was looking for an automatic cleaning solution for removal of core sand from the iron castings for turbo chargers.
Solution: FerroECOBlast provided a solution with an orbital cabinet and a machine for vibrating the castings prior to shot blasting. Castings are first automatically vibrated in vibratory cabinet and put on the turntable of the orbital shot blasting machine. Orbital machine works automatically and cleans the inside of the castings with specially designed blast nozzles for shot blasting inside of narrow hard to reach places. FerroECOBlast delivered 6 identical automatic orbital machines for Cimos foundires in Maribor, Vuzenica and Zenica.