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EE helps Whitechapel Bell Foundry increase sales by 5%

Whitechapel Bell Foundry (founded in 1570) has been casting bells for over 400 years.  It s most famous bells are found in London’s most famous clock tower, Big Ben. 142 more words

John Michael Kohler Arts Center: Arts/Industry Residency 2016


Artists working in any discipline may apply. Current sculpture students and recent graduates are invited to apply for internships in the factory, assisting the Pottery or Foundry technicians and helping artists-in-residence to realize their projects. 101 more words


California poppies

This is a jewelry box that I made for my wife as a sculpture project. The panels are all cast copper (I got a bunch of scrap for free) and were a complete nightmare. 50 more words


Potential Loss

This is the first foundry piece I ever created in my sculpture 1 class at Scottsdale Community College. It is a cast iron sculpture titled “Potential Loss”. 138 more words


Kentucky-Fried Induction Furnace

and built an induction-heater based furnace and used it to make tasty molten aluminum cupcakes in the kitchen. Why induction heating? Because it’s energy efficient and doesn’t make smoke like a fuel-based furnace. 151 more words

Misc Hacks

Winding Down

Well I finally made it. I have completed all of my projects in my sculpture and foundry classes and I can finally breath (a little, I still have an extensive business plan to complete for a class and an art history final that promises to be a doosey). 262 more words


Foreign correspondent, cultural explorer, machine fitter

By Birgit Bernhard
Service Technician, Wheelabrator Plus

I work in a lot of foundries in my job. As a global service engineer, I oversee the deployment of heavy-duty shotblast equipment in all four corners of the world. 639 more words