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Type Cast iron pan
Authors Nicholas Balavich
Status Prototyped
Years 2019
Made Yes
Replicated No
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This 3D printed pan is the beginnig of your own cast iron pan at home. Foundries use 3D printed model to begin prototype molds to ensure that molten metal fills and create the specific casts that they desire.


Skills and Knowledge Necessary to Make the Cast Iron Pan[edit | edit source]

3D printing Capability, Metal Casting Experience, of Sand Molds and Gray Iron Chemistry, Grinding

Bill of Materials[edit | edit source]

All 3D models can be found here (STLs, OpenSource CAD models)

Note: Pieces were printed separately and glued together

Wood Glue - Estimated cost $4

Foundry Access - Sand Molding, Molten Metal (Gray Iron for Cast Iron Pan), Grinder for optimal smooth cooking surface

Some steps are a secret of the foundry! Good Luck molding! Be Safe!

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Part of MY4777
Keywords 3d printing, cooking, iron pan, iron, how tos, cast iron pan, metal casting
SDG SDG09 Industry innovation and infrastructure
Authors Nicholas Balavich
License CC-BY-SA-3.0
Organizations MTU, Michigan_Tech's_Open_Sustainability_Technology_Lab
Language English (en)
Related 0 subpages, 3 pages link here
Impact 418 page views
Created December 12, 2019 by Nicholas Balavich
Modified June 18, 2024 by Felipe Schenone
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