Exhibit sales are now open for the American Foundry Society’s (AFS) 119th Metalcasting Congress and Cast in North America held April 21-23, 2015, in Columbus, Ohio.
The Government Accountability Office expects up to 13 percent of 2012’s coal-fueled electric generating capacity to be retired by 2025.
10.29.14: Shiloh Acquires Radar Industries
The purchase expands Shiloh’s existing manufacturing capacity to include Central Mexico and Michigan.
10.28.14: WPI's Lados Receives NSF Award
The award support fundamental and applied research aimed at vehicle lightweighting.
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November 4 – 6, 2014 : Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) FABTECH
November 4 – 5, 2014 : Casting Industry Suppliers Association (CISA) Annual Meeting & Business Outlook
November 4, 2014 : Research Board Committee Meeting
November 4, 2014 : 5A Committee Meeting
November 4, 2014 : 5B Committee Meeting
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The AFS Healthy and Safety Committee (10-Q) created the newest edition of the guides to provide metalcasters with updated information necessary to determine, evaluate and control potential hazards. The committee members are all experts in health and safety, holding certifications in multiple areas.
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The main body of each chapter focuses on the important scientific mechanisms behind metalcasting. Sigworth’s educated and practical approach offers guidance to the best practices in aluminum metalcasting available and can lead to new product or process improvements for the reader. He shares much of his personal experience and knowledge of the industry in this book and also includes additional valuable resources that augment the information presented within. Best Practices in Aluminum Metalcasting is unique in that more than 60 technical papers are contained within the CD-ROM included with this publication, a total value worth almost $2,000 (if each paper was purchased individually.) In addition, Excel®-based calculators are also included to assist with sprue calculations, furnace energy models, etc.
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The chart is organized with 12 full color photos of the coating defect or imperfection, complete definition, a number of possible causes, and potential solutions. Specific defects or imperfections covered are: Cratering/Fish Eyes/Bubbles, Brush Mark, Excess Coating, Scabs\Inclusions, Orange Peel, Tear Drops, Erosion, Veining, Metal Penetration, Coating Retention, Blows (Gas Defects), and Spalling. In addition, a QR code is on the chart, which, when scanned, will lead the user to additional coatings related defects resources.
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This textbook is comprised of teaching and lecture material developed during many decades at the University level as part of manufacturing/metallurgical curriculum. Its objective is to serve as a primary textbook for the beginners- undergraduate students at Universities, the educational program of the metalcasting industry at the college level, vocational schools, community colleges, four-year technology schools and traditional engineering school students. The book is also recommended as instructional tool for metalcasting facilities to train new employees, for suppliers to learn more about metalcasting and for libraries as reference material. The material contained in this textbook summarizes known basics and compliments them with the latest developments in all areas of metalcasting technique, technology and quality testing.
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