STP756: Stainless Steel Investment Castings

    Chandley, GD
    Vice president of technology, Hitchiner Manufacturing Co., Inc., Milford, N.H.

    Pages: 14    Published: Jan 1982


    This paper describes the rapid growth in the use of ASTM standards by the investment casting industry in furnishing corrosion-resistant parts. Current practices in preparing patterns, molds, pouring metal, and quality control are described. Examples of applications of the process and why it was selected are discussed.


    investment castings, counter gravity casting, stainless steel castings

    Paper ID: STP28437S

    Committee/Subcommittee: A01.18

    DOI: 10.1520/STP28437S

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