Meet the Makers: Jason Pepas’ Adventures in Aluminum Casting!

Jason is making his own steam engine, but he decided to start from the very beginning. He is making every part of his engine starting with the molten aluminum that he is pouring himself. Check out his crucible for melting and casting aluminum. Watch his lost-foam casting process turn scrap metal into machine parts!

Video made by Melissa Cha and Nick Nadeau.

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