Representatives from around the world met to discuss the state of global metalcasting.
The bill would provide $300 million over 10 years to establish a network of advanced manufacturing locations focused on developing commercial applications for new technology.
Glycol quenching allows for precise control over quenching speeds.
10.09.14: Fairmount Makes IPO Following Rebranding
The company’s new name reflects the combined Fairmount Minerals and Santrol brand names.
Austempering specialist AP's most recent addition was the Monster Parts plant in Oshkosh.
October 20 – 22, 2014 : AFS Sand Casting Conference
The AFS Sand Casting Conference will be held Oct. 20-22, 2014 at the Hilton Indianapolis Hotel, Indianapolis, IN.
October 21, 2014 : Webinar: Automated SEM/EDX Analysis of Steel Quality
October 22, 2014 : 4K Committee Meeting
October 28, 2014 : 4L Committee Meeting and Plant Tour
October 29, 2014 : Division 11 Committee Meeting and Plant Tour
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The main body of each chapter focuses on the important scientific mechanisms behind metalcasting. Sigworth’s educated and practical approach offers guidance to the best practices in aluminum metalcasting available and can lead to new product or process improvements for the reader. He shares much of his personal experience and knowledge of the industry in this book and also includes additional valuable resources that augment the information presented within. Best Practices in Aluminum Metalcasting is unique in that more than 60 technical papers are contained within the CD-ROM included with this publication, a total value worth almost $2,000 (if each paper was purchased individually.) In addition, Excel®-based calculators are also included to assist with sprue calculations, furnace energy models, etc.
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The chart is organized with 12 full color photos of the coating defect or imperfection, complete definition, a number of possible causes, and potential solutions. Specific defects or imperfections covered are: Cratering/Fish Eyes/Bubbles, Brush Mark, Excess Coating, Scabs\Inclusions, Orange Peel, Tear Drops, Erosion, Veining, Metal Penetration, Coating Retention, Blows (Gas Defects), and Spalling. In addition, a QR code is on the chart, which, when scanned, will lead the user to additional coatings related defects resources.
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This textbook is comprised of teaching and lecture material developed during many decades at the University level as part of manufacturing/metallurgical curriculum. Its objective is to serve as a primary textbook for the beginners- undergraduate students at Universities, the educational program of the metalcasting industry at the college level, vocational schools, community colleges, four-year technology schools and traditional engineering school students. The book is also recommended as instructional tool for metalcasting facilities to train new employees, for suppliers to learn more about metalcasting and for libraries as reference material. The material contained in this textbook summarizes known basics and compliments them with the latest developments in all areas of metalcasting technique, technology and quality testing.
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