Taxonomy: Ceramic Mold Casting

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Description

Ceramic mold casting is a form of casting (creating a workpiece by pouring liquid material into a mold) that uses a mold made of ceramic materials.

Overview of Process

Ceramic mold casting is a form of casting that uses molds made of ceramic materials. Casting creates a workpiece by pouring a liquid material (usually metal) into a mold, then allowing it to cool and removing the resulting object.

Additional Notes

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References

eFunda. “Ceramic Mold Casting

Engineer’s Handbook. “Metal Casting Techniques – Ceramic Molding (Shaw Process)