DieCasting - Die Casting Process Keegan Faudree Click to edit Master subtitle style Trey Pfleging Chao Li Shengyang Yi Cold-Chamber Die Casting

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 5/3/11 Die Casting Process Keegan Faudree Trey Pfleging Chao Li Shengyang Yi
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5/3/11 Cold-Chamber Die Casting Main usage - alloys with high melting temperatures, such as aluminum Typically able to support pressures from 2,000 to 20,000 psi Poured from ladle into shot chamber
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5/3/11 Cold-Chamber Die Casting
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5/3/11 Casting Main usage - alloys with low melting temperatures, such as zinc, tin, and lead Able to support pressures between 1,000 and 5,000 psi Flows from furnace into shot chamber Injected in the mold the same way as in Cold Die Casting
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5/3/11 Casting
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5/3/11 Advantages and Disadvantages Advantages Can make large parts Can make complex shapes High strength parts Good accuracy/finish High production rate Low labor cost Disadvantages Trimming required High tooling cost Limited die life Long lead time
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5/3/11 Applications Engine Components Pump Components Appliance Housing
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5/3/11 New Technologies
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This note was uploaded on 05/03/2011 for the course MENG 220 taught by Professor Malik during the Spring '11 term at Saint Louis.

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DieCasting - Die Casting Process Keegan Faudree Click to edit Master subtitle style Trey Pfleging Chao Li Shengyang Yi Cold-Chamber Die Casting

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