Peninsula Light Metals is a Gravity Permanent Mold Aluminum Foundry and Machining.
Our key attributes include:
120,000 square feet of manufacturing space.
Gravity, tilt pour and table top casting machines.
Shell core method of core production.
Cold Box HV-3 Box Shooter.
Three large solution heat treat ovens for precision thermal heat treatment of your castings. T5, T6, T51 assure consistent BHN (Brinell Hardness) results.
30+ CNCs (horizontals, mills and lathes with live tools). We machine approximately 80% of all castings we manufacture.
40,000 pounds combined furnace capacity, including reverb & crucible furnaces.
CAD equipped pattern shop.
QS/TS certified facility.
Specialized in several aluminum alloys for gravity process.
Other available processes include assembly, tumble & debur, shot blast, washing & leak test (decay and immersion).
Design & Engineering Capabilities
PLM uses Siemens Unigraphics NX 10.0 software to develop and/or improve customers 3D models received from customer to design:
Machining CNC program
Machining and inspection fixtures
Prototype molds for low volume
RTV (vacuum casting)
Green Sand Pattern
High Precision Machining
Quality and Production Fixtures
Maintenance and Molds Repair
Material Steel 4140
Cast Iron Grade 40, H13
Foundry & Core Boxes
Max Sizes 80" L x 40" W x 33" H
Design & Engineering
CAD & CAM Modeling
3D Scanning & Reverse Engineering