Metalcasting Design & Purchasing Archives for 2012

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  • Cover for the November/December 2012 issue of MCDP

    November/December 2012

    The November/December issue of Metal Casting Design & Purchasing provides unique casting customer points of view from the designer of lighting products and the procurement manager of a piping systems manufacturer. Also, read about rapid manufacturing techniques for various casting processes and a casting case study for a transmission part for an electric/hybrid vehicle.

  • Cover for the September/October 2012 issue of MCDP

    September/October 2012

    Read up on tips to determine machining cost, avoid zinc diecasting defects and address your iron sourcing issues in September/October issue of Metal Casting Design & Purchasing. Also, read about an innovative magnesium investment casting for an automotive LED lamp.

  • Cover for the July/August 2012 issue of MCDP

    July/August 2012

    The July/August issue of MCDP shares two casting conversion stories from the agriculture market, including one using a unique prototyping method. Also, the issue covers steel specifications, nonferrous alloy basics and tooling market changes. In our Testing 1-2-3 feature, we explore the results of recent research in steel fracture toughness.

  • Cover for the 2012 Casting Source Directory issue of MCDP

    2012 Casting Source Directory

    The Casting Source Directory provides listings of 2,500 metalcasters in North America serving all markets. Search by geographic location, casting process or alloy. The guide also includes casting reference materials for all processes and alloys.

  • Cover for the May/June 2012 issue of MCDP

    May/June 2012

    MCDP announces this year's Casting of the Year winners in the May/June issue. Also, read about the huge castings used in the world's largest drainage pump station in New Orleans and catch the latest research on 200 series aluminum alloys.

  • Cover for the Mar/Apr 2012 issue of MCDP

    Mar/Apr 2012

    This issue includes four purchasing-focused features covering total cost of ownership, U.S. casting capacity, purchasing steps, and metalcaster mergers and acquisitions. The issue also includes a preview of this year's Cast in North America program at the 116th Metalcasting Congress.

  • Cover for the January/February 2012 issue of MCDP

    January/February 2012

    This issue presents an overview of the world metal casting supply, with a census of global casting production, U.S. forecast of casting markets and a breakdown of U.S. casting supply by process, alloy and value-added services. The issue also gives a peek at ablation casting, an emerging method that provides excellent properties. In a new feature, Tech Corner, new research on casting wrought alloys is presented.

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