Casting Lines | OVACO

Casting Lines

OVACO has two complete casting lines consisting of a 170,000 lb. melting furnace and a 140,000 lb holding furnace. Each line operates independently with is own casting pit, capable of producing 240", uncropped log. These two lines, plus an additional melter, assures that you will receive our quality billet on time.

OVACO utilizes Wagstaff mold technology to produce 6", 7", 8", 9", 10", 11", 12' and 14" billet. Common AlSiMg alloys available are 6005A, 6061, 6063, 6005, 6101, 6105, 6060 alloy, and 6061 forging stock. Ovaco employs state-of-the-art degassing and filtration on each cast line.

OVACO certifies the required metal chemistry at each step of the process operating the latest spectrometer technology to insure each customer received their desired composition.

We adhere to Aluminum Association standards or to your individual specified need. Other specialty alloys are considered individually.