Lost Wax Casting

Apr 28, 2015

lost wax casting is another term used to describe investment casting

Do you know the difference between Lost Wax Casting and Investment Casting? There is none. Both are terms for the age-old process of pouring molten metal into molds, which are made by dipping wax patterns into ceramic material. When the ceramic has hardened, the wax is melted away, thus the term Lost Wax. Read more about the investment casting process.