Foundry Technology - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780750645676, 9780080506890

Foundry Technology

2nd Edition

Authors: Peter Beeley
Hardcover ISBN: 9780750645676
eBook ISBN: 9780080506890
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 24th August 2001
Page Count: 719
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Description

Introduction; Liquid Metals and the Gating of Castings; Solidification 1 - Crystallization and the development of cast structure; Solidification 2 - the Feeding of Castings; The Moulding Material - Properties, Preparation and Testing; Defects in Castings; Quality Assessment and Control; Casting Design; Production Techniques 1 - the Manufacture of Sand Castings; Mould Production; Melting and Casting; Finishing Operations; Production Techniques 2 - Shell, Investment and Die Casting Techniques; Production Techniques 3 - Further Casting techniques; Environmental Protection, Health and Safety; Appendix; Index.

Key Features

New edition of well-known book.

Fully updated with latest technology.

Readership

Foundrymen, Materials scientists, Designers, Engineers, Students.

Table of Contents

Introduction; Liquid Metals and the Gating of Castings; Solidification 1 - Crystallization and the development of cast structure; Solidification 2 - the Feeding of Castings; The Moulding Material - Properties, Preparation and Testing; Defects in Castings; Quality Assessment and Control; Casting Design; Production Techniques 1 - the Manufacture of Sand Castings; Mould Production; Melting and Casting; Finishing Operations; Production Techniques 2 - Shell, Investment and Die Casting Techniques; Production Techniques 3 - Further Casting techniques; Environmental Protection, Health and Safety; Appendix; Index.

Details

No. of pages:
719
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Butterworth-Heinemann 2001
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
eBook ISBN:
9780080506890
Hardcover ISBN:
9780750645676

About the Author

Peter Beeley

Reviews

'brings together basic metal casting phenomena, foundry techniques and product characteristics in a single work of reference...the revised edition takes account of the main changes in casting processes and products since the publication of the original in 1972.' Erzmetal, Feb. 2002