Melt Your Recycled Aluminum Easily In This Homemade Metal Foundry Furnace.

Melting aluminum can be a challenge if you don’t have an efficient furnace for it. Aluminum is one of the most useful elements around, and recycling aluminum cans can help contribute to environmental sustainability. Recycled aluminum can be converted into different types of items such as bicycle frames and even airplane parts for bigger companies.

If you like DIY projects that involve aluminum, a great project for you that involves building a DIY homemade metal foundry furnace that efficiently melts aluminum. 

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Image source: eddie2799

The video on the Next Page shows the building process, as well as a few clips on how efficient it is at melting aluminum.

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5 thoughts on “Melt Your Recycled Aluminum Easily In This Homemade Metal Foundry Furnace.

  • January 18, 2017 at 2:24 pm
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    Good Video, But it what did you use for the drum, lacking a Lot of Information on how you build it!

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  • January 20, 2017 at 5:32 pm
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    What Size drum did you use? How did you use the fiber and refractory ? Did you layer it or what?

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  • January 21, 2017 at 1:58 pm
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    Drum / barrel appears to be a 33gallon.

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  • January 22, 2017 at 6:32 pm
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    Then what do you DO with it?

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