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2021/22 Annual Report
FEF Value Proposition
After WWII ended, there was a desparate need for skilled technicians and educated leaders in the cast metals industry. FEF was established in 1947 by the leaders of the metal casting industry, with the support of affiliated organizations and societies as an independent extension of metalcasting educational programs at colleges and universities across the country. The primary objective was to bring top-quality men and women into our industry. FEF has since become the lifeline of quality people to our Industry. Read More
African Spear Auction
African Spear Student Castings - Auction Coming Soon!
Thanks to the generosity of the Steel Founders' Society, FEF will be auctioning off several of the African Spears that 16 schools (20 spears) produced for the Annual Cast In Steel competition held by SFSA. The winner of this competition was Cal Poly Pomona - their spear will not be auctioned off.
Additionally, a spear made by and signed by Ben Abbott, a Forged in Fire judge, will be auctioned off.
The auction will begin on Friday, June 16 and will conclude at 11:59pm (central time) on Friday, June 30. Bids can be made for any of the available spears with the high bidder receiving the spear corresponding to their winning bid; the starting bid is $100.00; bid increment is $10.00.
If a spear was broken during the testing period, that is noted on the auction form.
Note: Shipping & handling charges will be added to your winning bid amount ($25.00).