Taxonomy: Die Casting

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Description

Die casting creates a workpiece by pouring metal into a reusable mold and then applying pressure until the metal is fully formed.

Overview of Process

Die casting is a reusable mold process where high-temperature metal is poured into the mold and held down by pressure while the metal cools and solidifies.

Additional Notes

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References

eFunda. “Die Casting

Todd, Allen and Alting. “Manufacturing Processes Reference Guide”. 1994.