STP756: Stainless Steel Investment Castings

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

    Pages: 14    Published: Jan 1982


    Abstract

    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.

    Keywords:

    investment castings, counter gravity casting, stainless steel castings


    Paper ID: STP28437S

    Committee/Subcommittee: A01.18

    DOI: 10.1520/STP28437S


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