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Developments in Rapid Casting
 

Developments in Rapid Casting (Hardback)

Edited by Tromans, Graham

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Rapid Casting and its various techniques has become an indispensable part of modern manufacturing. Developments in rapid casting are the result of shorter lead-time demands just as increasingly shorter lead-time demands are the result of rapid casting. This book highlights the de... read full description below.

ISBN 9781860583902
Barcode 9781860583902
Published 21 November 2003 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
Format Hardback
Series Automotive Engineer Recommended (Pep)
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ISBN-13 9781860583902
ISBN-10 1860583903
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Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
Imprint Professional Engineering Publishing
Publication Date 21 November 2003
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) Edited by Tromans, Graham
Series Automotive Engineer Recommended (Pep)
Category Metals Technology / Metallurgy
Number of Pages 132
Dimensions Width: 164mm
Height: 244mm
Spine: 15mm
Weight 440g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Founding, Rapid prototyping, Rapid tooling
NBS Text Industrial Chemistry & Manufacturing
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code 671.25
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Rapid Casting and its various techniques has fast become an indispensible part of modern manufacturing. Developments in rapid casting are the result of shorter lead-time demands just as increasingly shorter lead-time demands are the result of rapid casting. This cyclical relationship has meant that the exciting developments and evolution of rapid casting techniques is truly enduring. This important publication highlights the most up-to-date developments in rapid casting from academia and industry alike. Contributions from authoritative authors come together to form this comprehensive collection of discussions and case studies. COMPLETE CONTENTS - Overview of rapid casting processes - Review of potential rapid tooling techniques for magnesium die-casting applications - Rapid tooling for magnesium diecast components - an investigation into innovative technologies and processes for Ericsson Mobile Communications AB - Rapid tooling for aluminium die-cast components - an investigation into EOS DMLS 20 m tooling inserts for a 'clutch housing' for Dyson - Rapid route for investment casting; The use of QuickCast and investment casting for the production of novel A-posts for a functional safety concept car - Rapid prototyping with vacuum investment casting - Direct shell sand rapid prototyping - Direct shell production casting (DSPC).

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Author's Bio

Graham Tromans is the author of Developments in Rapid Casting, published by Wiley.

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