Vendor Information: Quality aluminum brass and bronze castings since 1965!AB Foundry has been one of the Southwests most trusted foundries since its inception in 1965. Located in DallasTexas we are a two-furnace foundry with a full-service pattern shop. Our size has allowed us to build and maintain a very close relationship with our clients attending to their every need. We have specialized in custom castings and superior service since the day we opened. Our castings support a wide range of industries including custom commercial manufacturing pieces deck and trench drains and skimmer lids for swimming pool and landscape businesses and address plates for home builders suppliers and hardware stores. We service many accomplished artists and antique dealers. We recently completed 300 banister sections for the newly remodeled Parkland Memorial Hospital.We reproduce replicas of many lost and/or broken ornamental hardware pieces. We also reproduce many custom pieces for multiple facets of the the antique restoration industry including gas pump automobile boat and fan restoration.Our in-house pattern shop is a full-service pattern making operation with a history of design and innovation. We specialize in reproducing small custom pieces however we can also accomodate complicated and detailed technical drawings. Some of our famous commercial pieces include the chili pepper shaped door knobs at Chilis Restaurants the guitar shaped draft beer pulls at Hard Rock Cafe and the custom logo at Dave and Busters.What truly differentiates us is our people. Our staff averages over 20 years experience with our company. Their seniority and knowledge are key to our superior level of craftsmanship. Our staff is led by owner David Williamson who brings 34 years of business experience to the AB team. Production efficiency in 2008 was the highest ever at AB.