Lestercast’s Investment Casting Services are trusted by the most prestigious manufacturers in the Automotive, Marine and Rail industries.
ISO 9001:2015 & IATF 16949:2016 Accredited – we have proudly held these quality accreditations for many years. We are also hold the F4N status, allowing us to work in the Nuclear industry.
50 years Investment Casting experience and expertise – our experience has allowed us to streamline our processes and techniques to produce the highest quality near net shape components.
We investment cast in a vast range of metals – Steel, Stainless Steel, Aluminium, Brass & Bronze, Nickel & Cobalt super alloys such as Hastelloy & Inconel and Zinc.
Rapid Prototyping to speed up lead times – We have been using rapid prototyping techniques for over 20 years, 3D printing wax patterns to eliminate tooling costs, reducing development times.
Simulation Software for virtual testing – We use MAGAMASOFT® simulation software as a virtual tool, reducing casting trials and allowing us to assess the technical feasibility of components.
We have extensive conference facilities to be able to meet customers face to face or online to discuss their project.
We offer our new customers a complimentary factory tour allowing customers to fully understand the techniques involved in the Investment casting process.
We offer customised quality inspection reports on all products.
Stock Holding – We have large secure stock holding warehouses to allow our customers to take advantage of lower shipping costs.
Lestercast’s internally developed CDP – A Component Development Plan for all new products. This plan is an automated report consisting of data and photos detailing the components progress at every stage of the process.
We are members of the Cast Metals Federation, the Motorsport Industry Association and Make UK, proudly supporting manufacturers and suppliers across a wide range of industries.