Welcome To QCast Aluminum
QCast Aluminum is a progressive, high–quality manufacturer of aluminum sand castings for commercial industries for over 60 years. The company is capable of producing excellent finishes and sizes of parts, including prototypes and small to large production runs from 1 oz. to 300 lbs. Operations include modeling, core making, melting, rotary degassing, pouring, blasting, drilling, welding, finishing, and assembly.
Located in New Berlin PA., (approximately 60 miles north of Harrisburg, PA) QCast Aluminum manufactures all of our products in the USA. We work with customers to develop a mutually beneficial long-term relationship. We feel that we are an extension of our customers and have a strong commitment and partnership focused on service, quality, deliverability and affordability.
QCast Aluminum is very competitively priced on prototypes, low to medium volume orders and special high quality solutions. We have grown to become one of the highest quality sand casting companies at the most competetive price
QCast Aluminum is ISO9001:2015 certified. We are committed to Six-Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, Advanced Quality Planning and Systems, and Continuous Improvements. Our goal is to have leading quality products now and in the future to ensure our customers ongoing success.
QCast Aluminum was established in 1955 in New Berlin, PA, by the founder Robert W. Miller and his son Dale Miller.
In 2018, Matthew E. Haggerty and his wife, Chrissy purchased QCast Aluminum.
The ownership transition began a renewed focus on QCast Aluminum and their long-term growth. We are committed to investing in the future. We intend to make further strategic investments in areas such as:
- People, processes, and equipment to strengthen our competitive position
- Product innovation to drive the company’s growth
- Quality and service initiatives to further solidify our leadership in these areas
Matthew was formerly CEO of Times-Shamrock Communications and Managing Director of Elk Lake Capital. He is a graduate of Villanova University and holds an Executive MBA from Villanova University and a Doctor of Law degree from The Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law.
For over 60 years, QCast Aluminum has supplied quality sand cast parts and assemblies to a wide variety of companies and industries. From large companies to small start-ups, our customers consist of recreational, lighting, industrial fans and many other products.
We offer a full range of services and capabilities that will meet short lead times, offer technical advice, excellent quality and exceptional customer service. We can manufacture small and large quantities with quick turnaround times.
We work with professional pattern makers to develop patterns to meet your requirements.
We continually work hard to separate us from the competition. Our team engages with our customers to develop optimal deliverability strategies and practices based on their need.
We provide the right mix of technology, strategy and support to ensure our customers receive their products on-time, all the time.
3-BMM CK Jolt Squeeze Molding Machines 12″ Table Centers
(Flask size 12″ x 12″ and up to 10″ x 30″, 18″ x 18″)
1-3161 Rota-Lift Molding Machine
(Flask size 16″ x 36″, 18″ x 18″ and up to 28″ x 38″)
1-BMM BT5 Jolt Squeeze Roll Over Machine 18″ Table Center 12 13/16″ Pattern Draw
(Flask size 23 1/2″ x 37″, 28″ x 30″, 25″ x 61″ and many in between)
Bench-Loose Patterns (Prototypes and Small Production Runs)
Floor-Loose or Mounted Patterns
Shell Core, CO2 and Air Set Cores
1-Dependable 200SA Shell Core Machine
1-Palmer M-50 Continuous Mixer 25-50 Lbs. /Min.
2-Dynarad 950 LB. Electric Resistance Furnaces
1-Dynarad 150 LB. Electric Resistance Furnace
1-Pyrotek 80-1000 psi Insert Degasser
1-Hermance Machine Co. Vertical Cut, 36”Throat Band Saw
2- Shephen Bader 3” x 132” Belt Grinders
2-Engleburg 2 ½” x 60” Belt Grinders
Assorted Hand Finishing Tools
1-Wheelabrator 27” x 36” Tumble Blast
1-Allen 4 Head Drill Press
1 -Airco 250 Amp Mig Welder
Most commonly poured 319, 356, 535, 713 and 319.1Q (low lead content) and others that can be poured including 208, 214, 218, 355 and 443
QCast Aluminum has an excellent reputation for producing quality aluminum sand casting products. Our in-house production and quality team ensure that each part meets or exceeds our customer’s standards through a series of built in quality checks.
At QCast Aluminum we have a Quality Assurance Program that conforms to internal and ISO9001:2008 Systems. Quality is checked at all phases of the manufacturing process including incoming metal, in-process inspection by the operator and final inspection.
We have manufacturing and quality assurance planning reviews on all new parts. We take your designs and provide competitive cost manufacturing for on-time deliverability and quality products.
Our operators are trained on the latest equipment along with procedures and work instructions and inspection equipment to ensure a quality product.
QCast Aluminum stands behind our products and continuously strives to improve our processes and capabilities by investing in equipment, enhanced personnel training, and continuous improvement programs including advanced quality planning, six-sigma and lean manufacturing.
Green Sand Strength Tester
Green Sand Compatibility Tester
Speedy Moisture Tester
Type K Porta Probe
Ohaus Triple Beam Scale
Fairbank Morse – Platform Scale
5/16 – 6″ Telescoping Gages
½” Radius Gage
¾” Radius Gage
1/64 – ½” Radius Gage
0-24″ Height Gage
.0015 – .025 Thickness Gages
1/4-20 UNC 2B Go / No-Go Plug Gage
5/16-18 UNC 2B Go / No Go Plug Gage
(2) 3/8-16 UNC 2B Go / No-Go Plug Gages
8-32 UNC 2B Go / No-Go Plug Gage
10-24 UNC 3B Go/No-Go Plug Gage
3″ Diameter ID Check Gage
4″ Diameter ID Check Gage
4″ Diameter OD Check Gage
(4) 0-6″ Caliper (Dial)
0-6″ Caliper (Electronic)
10″ Outside Caliper
10″ Inside Caliper
18″ Steel Rule
QCast Aluminum delivers quality products on-time as specified by the customer, every time. We continually work hard to separate ourselves from the rest of the competition. Our team communicates with our customers to develop optimal deliverability strategies and practices based on their needs. We provide the right mix of technology, strategy, flexibility, and support to ensure our customers receive their products on-time, all the time. QCast Aluminum has a reputation of success when it comes to quality as well as deliverability.
At QCast Aluminum the customer always comes first. We value the partnership with our customers and feel that we are a part of their company and have a strong commitment to a partnership that benefits both companies. Your success is our success and we will work hard to ensure our service, quality, pricing and deliverability add to your company’s future success.
As business partners the best is expected and the focus is on growing long-term relationships that are sustainable, innovative and create joint value. Customer service is a key foundation of QCast Aluminum making us a partner you can trust.
We team with, listen, and respond to our customers regarding all suggestions, issues, etc.
Howden American Fan
Mercury Floor Machines
American Gas Lamp
Playworld Systems Top Supplier Performance Award
QCast Aluminum is proud to have the distinction of receiving the ISO9001:2015 certification for quality.
Registration to ISO9001:2015 represents the commitment QCast Aluminum has regarding quality and providing products and services that meet or exceed the customer expectations.
ISO9001:2015 is a comprehensive quality standard that applies to companies that manufacture products to the end user. These standards have become a worldwide benchmark of excellence in business operations. The standard contains stringent criteria with respect to quality systems and the processing of customer orders. Certification is awarded to those companies which demonstrate a commitment to, and the performance of manufacturing and shipping high-quality products.
The achievement marks a milestone in QCast Aluminum’s history as a manufacture of quality sand cast parts and assemblies.