HPI Awarded “Mayor’s Choice Booth” at 2014 Chamber of Commerce “Spotlight On Decatur” Event
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HPI Awarded “Mayor’s Choice Booth” at 2014 Chamber of Commerce “Spotlight On Decatur” Event

                   Like our roots in the community of Decatur, our committment to its well being are always strong. This past weekend saw the anuual Chamber of Commerce’s “Spotlight On Decatur” event which highlights exhibits and community outreach from a wide spectrum of local businesses and civic organizations….

Pump Castings Using 3-D Printing
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Pump Castings Using 3-D Printing

The March issue of “Pumps & Systems” a monthly magazine who deliver relevant industry news coverage and powerful technical information to 42,500 BPA-qualified managers, engineers, operators and maintenance professionals around the world has an article by HPI’s Steve Murray. Steve talks about how 3-D printing can positively impact pump castings and eliminate the need for core…

Sand Printing’s Side Benefit
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Sand Printing’s Side Benefit

Sand Printing’s Side Benefit In Pete Zelinski’s blog in the February 3, 2014 on-line issue of “Modern Machine Shop” he outlines in great detail how HPI’s 3D Sand Printer serves multiple purposes: “Initially, Hoosier Pattern’s team members added simple blocks to provide the spacing. But why be so plain? In 3D printing, a complex form…

Save 15% On Your Sand Printing Order During HPI’s Blazing Hot WINTER SALE

Save 15% On Your Sand Printing Order During HPI’s Blazing Hot WINTER SALE

HPI recently purchased the ExOne™S-Max™ 3D sand printer and this has greatly expanded our capabilities to provide our clients with complex printed sand cores and molds. Traditional tooling is no long needed to make your prototype castings. Some, if not all, assembly of core packages can also be eliminated when using our 3D printer. Send us your…

Keith Gerber Awarded Decatur Chamber of Commerce Calithumpian Committee 2013 Patron Award

Keith Gerber Awarded Decatur Chamber of Commerce Calithumpian Committee 2013 Patron Award

Calithumpian Committee 2013 Patron Award Last month, Keith Gerber, President/Owner of Hoosier Pattern Inc. was awarded the Calithumpian Committee 2013 Patron Award. Keith is pictured here recieving the award from Mike Gummm, Calithumpian Committee Member. Congratulations Keith and we are looking forward to next year’s parade.

Hoosier Pattern Inc. featured in MetalCasting Design Magazine

Hoosier Pattern Inc. featured in MetalCasting Design Magazine

MetalCasting Design Magazine HPI was featured in the December issue of MetalCasting Design & Purchasing, a highly regarded trade magazine. Steve Murray, HPI consultant, is highlighted as is HPI’s use of  3-D printing to create sand cores and patterns. The article begins on page 36. Also, check out the HPI ad for our ExOne S-Max…

Hoosier Pattern Inc. and Bellmont High School project.

Hoosier Pattern Inc. and Bellmont High School project.

Hoosier Pattern’s commitment to the Decatur/North Adams  community is an on-going endeavor and we recently worked with staff and students of Bellmont High School’s Manufacturing Program.HPI created 3-D sand molds which the students then poured aluminum casts of. They made of a video of the process which you can see here. YouTube video: “Foundry Processes: Aluminumy”…