Once my wood model was finished I played the waiting game until I got my aluminum cast back. We got a glimpse of the process that goes behind aluminum casting at Wentworth to get an idea of what the real process was. Once our mold was put into place, we waited for the aluminum to be poured. Once the aluminum was poured we began to work on extracting our pieces from the sand. After this was over it was onto cooling down our pieces before we could really examine the beauty that had been created. This is just a glimpse of what went on during the process of our vessels being casted.
PHASE 5: PATTERN PRODUCTION