The New Metallurgy of Cast Metals CASTINGS by John Campbell

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Book Title : The New Metallurgy of Cast Metals CASTING
Author(s)  : John Campbell
Publisher   : Butterworth Heinemann
Edition     : Second
Pages       : 354
PDF size    : 11.5 Mb



The New Metallurgy of Cast Metals CASTINGS book by author John Campbell professionals and students in the metallurgy and foundry field. The book covers the latest developments in the understanding of the role of the liquid metal in controlling the properties of cast materials, and indeed, of all metallic materials that have started in the cast form. Practicing foundry engineers, designers, and students will find revealing insights into the behavior of castings essential in developing their understanding and practice.
John Campbell OBE is a leading international figure in the castings industry, with over four decades of experience. He is the originator of the Cos worth Casting Process, the pre-eminent production process for automobile cylinder heads and blocks. He is also co-inventor of both the Baxi Casting Process.
Table of Contents:
1. The melt
2. Entrainment
3. Flow
4. The mould
5. Solidification structure
6. Gas porosity
7. Solidification shrinkage
8. Linear contraction
9. Structure, defects and properties of the finished casting
10. Processing
11. Environmental interaction


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