Category: News

IME West – Anaheim, CA

TPi Arcade, Inc will be exhibiting at MD&M West 2021 in Anaheim, CA for the medtech community’s greatest event. Visit us at booth 3469. We are excited to show you how V-Process and TPi can solve your cast aluminum part needs. Please be sure to stop by our booth for a demo of how the… Read more »

Design-2-Part – Greater Chicago

Join TPi at the Region’s Largest Design & Contract Manufacturing Show. We will be displaying a wide variety of parts that showcase our manufacturing capabilities and services. Our representatives will be there to answer any questions and to review any upcoming projects that you might be working on. Booth: 128Date: 4-5 August, 2021Location: Schaumburg Convention Center,… Read more »

Design-2-Part – Uncasville, CT

Join TPi at the Region’s Largest Design & Contract Manufacturing Show. We will be displaying a wide variety of parts that showcase our manufacturing capabilities and services. Our representatives will be there to answer any questions and to review any upcoming projects that you might be working on. Booth: 226Date: 23-24 June, 2021Location: Mohegan Sun Exposition… Read more »

AmCon – Orlando, FL 2021

Please stop by booth 204 to visit us! Learn more about TPi’s capabilities. Our booth will feature excellent casting examples of the V-Process. Booth: 204Date: 27-28 April, 2021Location: Orange County Convention Center, Hall WE2 West Concourse9800 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819Register: http://amconshows.com/ Free Admission, Free Attendee Parking, Free Seminars. For twenty-eight years the AmCon Orlando show… Read more »

Smooth Surface Finish

With certain applications the surface finish of a part needs to be visually appealing. A good looking part is often seen as a sign of a high quality component. A casting with a baseline smooth and uniform surface, such as V-Process castings, will require less cleaning, finishing and machining to produce. When comparing different surface… Read more »

Shot Blaster Upgrade

As an on going effort to improve TPi’s capabilities we have recently upgraded our shot blaster with a Viking SHY4848 Spinner Hanger Y-Track Blaster. The Y-Track spinner hanger allows for easy loading and unloading of larger castings. These castings spin around a central axis allowing all sides to be blasted by the VK PowerMax 1500… Read more »

Metal Pouring Robot Upgrade

TPi Arcade continuously improves the factory through a dedicated capital project program. One such project was to upgrade to a new metal pouring robot.  The retired robot performed over 1.1 million pours and 65 thousand operating hours. The new robot, an ABB Foundry Plus 2, has increased payload and reach. The pouring robot is equipped… Read more »

Design-2-Part Directory

TPi has worked with Design-2-Part for many years. They are a great resource for companies to find and connect with suppliers. We attend several Design-2-Part trade shows annually and find they offer excellent opportunities to meet our customers face to face. Design-2-Part has the largest searchable directory of quality North American job shops and contract… Read more »

TPi COVID-19 Update

Dear Valued Customer/Partner, As you know, COVID-19 (coronavirus) is causing large-scale business disruption globally. TPi is committed to ensuring the health and wellbeing of our employees. At this time, employees that can work from home are required to do so. Employees who, due to their jobs, are unable to work from home have been provided… Read more »

Quality Clinic

The TPi Arcade Quality Clinic is a data-driven quality strategy that creates a constancy of purpose toward improvement of product and service.  If an aspect of a project is non-conforming, we analyze and track the product and process; determines root causes, and ensures changes to standard work, processes and/or designs.    The TPi Arcade Quality Clinic team uses a variety of streamlined Relentless Root Cause/Corrective Action (RRCA) activities tools to help diagnose the root cause of… Read more »