Gold Casting Grains / Fabrication Grains
10kt, 14kt, 18kt, 22kt, 24kt
We offer our gold casting grains / fabrication grains with any of our alloys listed. If you have an old favorite blend you prefer we will gladly make that for you. This way our products will always match your best karat, color, and properties in manufacturing you like. we can ship any blend within one working day of receiving the order. Our “in stock” standard casting golds feature excellent color and behavior. You can count on those almost always being shipped the same day.
Of course our gold casting grains / fabrication grains are made from the very same wide variety of master alloys we produce. You can order our standard suggested blends as shown, or you can pick and choose from the entire alloy selection. We guarantee the highest quality attainable. The pure gold is post-consumer and kindly, sustainably sourced 24kt to start with. We can even refine your gold and use exactly those molecules of your gold. Our oxygen reducing hydrogen atmosphere is used through the blend and pour of your gold. There is no process superior to our hydrogen oxygen process.
We want you to have the best experience making that jewelry. We can talk about the best settings for your particular equipment, whether you use an old school torch or state of the art induction heating.
We know the best use metal and flask temperatures anywhere from older Memco brand to the latest Yasui, Galoni or NeuTech. You are not just stuck with a one number fits all chart. We run our own test lab, we learn from the needs of the biggest manufacturers in the Los Angeles Jewelry District. Our neighborhood is hands down one of the largest, toughest manufacturing jewelry and art jewelry markets in the world. That makes us better every year.
Our Expert Custom Blended Gold Option
For The Designer / Manufacturer
We have all the materials and knowledge to manufacture any custom gold you like. If you already have a formula, we will make as little as 1 Toz, according to your need. Or, if you want us to analyze a sample of a metal you like, that is not a problem. We can then duplicate any color or property you desire. All custom grain is shipped within 24 hours (plus analysis time…if necessary) to avoid hanging you up with costly delays. Or perhaps you need something truly unique and unusual that still casts really well. We do that. If it’s precious metal, we can blend it to perfection.
We have in house expertise to walk you through the toughest casting designs or challenging metals. White gold, 950 Palladium, 18k Rose gold just to name a few. we have the answers to the technical challenges of today’s metals and CAD models.
Our Pricing Policies And Terms
We sell our casting grain based on the actual cost (spot market or actual trading price updated constantly) for the gold content plus a simple percentage markup. The markup is based on terms of payment and the size of orders. Use any major credit card and pay right about spot plus 10%. We use Square who processes your credit card data for payment. Your information is not stored with us, only with the credit card service. This provides the most security for your payment data. We do accept checks provided you sign our personal guarantee, and are listed with the Jewelers Board of Trade. Net 30 accounts on approved credit only, and you must be listed with the Jewelers Board of Trade.Our credit application is enclosed in every catalog we send. You can fax your application to us at 213-689-1654. We can email you our PDF form to fill out and return on request.
Here at PM West, we guarantee to do right by you. Thirty-five years and still going strong, the proof is in the metals. Every product is guaranteed to work as specified. If you are still unsatisfied with your purchase, a generous exchange and return policy assures your satisfaction. Hand in glove communications also ensure that you get the highest quality materials that will leave you, your shop, and your customers happy. Along with that, technical and regulatory support is free of cost. Essentially, your prosperity and peace of mind are our highest priorities.
All precious metals used in our products are either refined in house or responsibly sourced. In fact, we pioneered “same molecule” recycled gold – an integral part of the origin story for current gold sustainability standards.