Frequently Asked Questions

of Amos Industries Inc.

Q?What are Amos Industries Inc. Terms and Conditions?
A.

Click on our Terms and Conditions to review.

Q?What types of metals can AMOS handle with investment castings?
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Amos can handle all ferrous and non-ferrous metals, but majority of our castings are made with A356-T6 aluminum and 300 series stainless steel.

Q?What other types of castings and processed parts than investment castings can Amos handle?
A.

Besides Die, Sand & Permanent Mold Castings, Amos can offer alternatives in other processes. Please see Products or Processes.

Q?Can AMOS deliver finish castings?
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Yes, Amos delivers multiple finished castings to our current customer base.

Q?Can AMOS deliver machined castings?
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Yes, Amos delivers machined castings to our current customer base.

Q?Are AMOS’ manufacturing locations ISO certified?
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Amos is both ISO 9001 and TS-16949 certified.  Certificates are available upon request.

Q?Are there size limits for castings made by AMOS?
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For ferrous metal investment castings, any casting that can fit in a 12” cube and weighing less than 20kg.  For permanent castings, AMOS can produce castings up to 70 lbs.

Q?Are products produced by AMOS domestically?
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All products are produced in both Taiwan and China, where Amos holds equity positions in foundries.

Q?What are the lead times for AMOS?
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While lead times vary from time to time, here are our standard lead times:

  • For tooling and samples-30-45 days
  • Production Lead Times-40-50 days
  • Shipping by ocean freight-30-35 days

Amos pricing is FOB-Warrenville, Illinois

Q?What type of QC equipment is located at AMOS?
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We have a Mitutoyo Crysta-Apex C Coordinate Measuring Machine, a Mitutoyo Profile Projector, Model PH-3500, a Rockwell Hardness Tester, Surface Hardness Tester and various certified gages.

Q?Can AMOS handle warehousing of inventory?
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Yes, with a signed inventory agreement, AMOS will store and ship customer’s parts via releases or KANBAN inventory systems. The VMI (Vendor Managed Inventory) Service supports customer’s lean manufacturing.
Click here to see our warehouse.