Virtual Casting Process

Learning Outcomes:

  • Define key industry terms.
  • Describe the major departments in a metalcasting facility.
  • Chronologically track a casting through the metalcasting facility from quoting to shipping.

Course Introduction

This course provides participants with a basic overview of the metalcasting process. It will trace the path of a casting from quoting through shipping. This course covers common metalcasting terms and highlights the activities inside the major departments of a metalcasting production facility. 

Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: Metalcasting Terminology

  • Learning the Language

Module 3: Primary Casting Production

  • Quoting
  • Tooling
  • Mold Preparation
  • Melting and Pouring

Module 4: Post Casting Production

  • Casting Removal
  • Degating
  • Post Processing Methods
  • Inspection
  • Shipping

Module 5: Conclusion


Who should attend?

Anyone new to the metalcasting industry.