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Cast Samples Promotion

Cast Samples Promotion

Continuing Sylatech’s collaboration with the latest state of the art Ultimaker 3-D Printer and following on from our recent promotion successes, Sylatech are inviting customers to try out the casting of a component through the Sylatech lost wax investment casting process free of charge. Sylatech’s investment casting process would be suitable for: thin-wall parts as … Continued


Rapid Prototype Promotion

Rapid Prototype Promotion

Continuing its close collaboration with Ultimaker, Sylatech has taken delivery of the latest Ultimaker 3 rapid prototyping machine. In celebration of this, up until 14th April, Sylatech is offering an opportunity for manufacturing businesses to have a sample pre-production part prototyped and cast through its investment casting process. The Sylatech process affords engineers:- High quality surface … Continued


The Ultimaker 3 Is Put To The Test

The Ultimaker 3 Is Put To The Test

The Ultimaker 3 has arrived, with this new state of the art 3-D technology we are able to deliver rapid prototypes in very short lead times. The Ultimaker 3 gives you complete design freedom like no other 3-D printer, it has combine build and water-soluble support for materials to create complex mechanical parts and intricate … Continued


Free Rapid Investment Castings

Free Rapid Investment Castings

With this new 3D printed technology we are offering: Free investment cast samples from 3D printed Ultimaker masters for all enquires received and quoted during December 2016. Using new state of the art 3-D printing technology such as the the Ultimaker brand, we can deliver rapid prototypes within quick lead times. The Ultimaker 2 Go … Continued


Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2016

Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2016

This year Castech (UK) Ltd will be at the Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2016 representing Sylatech Limited. Castech are technical sales representatives for Sylatech and have been having a strong relationship for over 28 years. Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2016 Birmingham NEC Stand K51 2nd November – 3rd November 2016 With Sylatech, we are manufacturers and suppliers … Continued


Micro-Metalsmiths Changes Company Name To Sylatech Ltd

Micro-Metalsmiths Changes Company Name To Sylatech Ltd

At Castech (UK) Ltd, we are pleased to announce that as from 1st April 2016 Sylatech Limited T/A Micro-Metalsmiths will no longer include Micro-Metalsmiths as part of its trading name and will simply be known as Sylatech Limited. A new website has been launched under the domain name www.sylatech.com. The Micro-Metalsmiths name has been at … Continued


10 Reasons why Castech Should be your Polyurethane Moulding Supplier

10 Reasons why Castech Should be your Polyurethane Moulding Supplier

10 Reasons why Castech Should be your Polyurethane Moulding Supplier 1) Castech have state of the art facilities and technical knowledge to ensure we manufacture high quality Precision Mouldings. 2) Our Precision Moulds are manufactured to very high quality standards. We are proud to have ISO 9001:2008 accreditation. This ensures high quality standards are met … Continued


Castech Hire New Apprentice

Castech Hire New Apprentice

Castech Hire New Apprentice Castech UK are pleased to welcome Josh Palmer to the business as the new ‘Business Development Apprentice Administrator’. Josh will be with Castech three days a week, whilst spending two days a week studying Level 3 Engineering BTEC at Bedford College. The course covers a variety of key Engineering Principles including … Continued


Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2015

Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2015

Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2015 – Castech (UK) Representing Micro Metalsmiths Castech (UK) will be at the Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2015 this year representing Micro Metalsmiths – manufacturers of Precision Investment Castings. Castech have been Technical Sales Representatives for Micro Metalsmiths for over 28 years. Exhibition: Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2015 Location: Birmingham NEC, Hall 5 Dates: Wednesday … Continued


10 Reasons why Castech should be your number 1 CNC Machinist

10 Reasons why Castech should be your number 1 CNC Machinist

10 Reasons why Castech should be your number 1 CNC Machinist 1) At Castech we are proud to be ISO 9001:2008 accredited. We work in accordance to our Quality Assurance Manual to ensure we meet the highest quality expectations. This is reflected in the excellent quality of our CNC Machined components. 2) We provide a … Continued


10 Reasons to Source Castings with Castech

10 Reasons to Source Castings with Castech

10 Reasons to Source Castings with Castech 1) We offer free design consultation to help ensure your component(s) are suited to our Casting methods. 2) We offer Sand Casting, Pressure Die Casting, Gravity Die Casting and Investment Casting – we have your casting requirements covered! 3) Our quotations are thorough, fast and competitive. 4) We … Continued


Southern Manufacturing Exhibition 2015

Southern Manufacturing Exhibition 2015

Southern Manufacturing Exhibition 2015 The Southern Manufacturing Exhibition 2015 is just over a month away and we are already excited! Please come and visit the Micro Metalsmiths stand at R50. We are pleased that this years exhibition will be over 3 days. Hopefully, the wind will not cut a day short like last year! Castech … Continued


Website of the Month

Website of the Month

Website of the Month (fingers crossed!) Castech (UK) Ltd are excited to have been nominated for the Heart Internet “Website of the Month (December)”. Since the launch of our new website earlier in the year we have been receiving regular compliments on both the layout and level of information available. We have Hedgehog Digital to thank … Continued


Thanks for visiting us

Thanks for visiting us

Many thanks to those who came and visited our stand at the Advanced Engineering Exhibition (Birmingham, NEC) last week. We had an excellent exhibition talking with some highly valued current and potential customers. For more information on our Investment Casting Process please click here. To visit the official Micro Metalsmiths website please click here. If … Continued


Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2014

Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2014

Castech (UK) Limited will be attending the Advanced Engineering Exhibition 2014 representing Micro Metalsmiths. Please come and pay us a visit to discuss your Investment Casting requirements. Our Stand Number: i144 The Exhibition is taking place 11 – 12 November and is located at the Birmingham NEC. The opening hours are: Tuesday 11th: 09:00 – … Continued


Intelligent Investment Castings with Fanuc

Intelligent Investment Castings with Fanuc

Intelligent Investment Castings with Fanuc We are lucky enough to have a state of the art Fanuc Robotic Arm at our disposal. It is proving incredibly helpful at different stages of the Investment Casting Process. It is used to fix wax masters to the wax frames – melting a small section of the wax frame … Continued


Castech YouTube Channel

Castech YouTube Channel

When you get an opportunity, please visit the Castech (UK) YouTube Channel. We have recently published our introductory video explaining our Manufacturing Processes whilst showing some excellent samples.


Website Goes Live

Website Goes Live

Website Goes Live – Welcome to the New Castech (UK) Wesite. We are delighted to have officially “flipped the switch” on the 2nd June 2014. Our new site offers a friendlier interface, higher quality gallery with more samples of our work and the introduction of the first Castech (UK) Video. Your feedback on site is … Continued