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The Foseco Foundryman's Handbook

Facts, Figures and Formulae

  • 9th Edition - July 21, 1986
  • Editor: T.A. Burns
  • Language: English
  • eBook ISBN:
    9 7 8 - 1 - 4 8 3 2 - 9 3 2 3 - 3

Provides practical guidance, suggestions and recommendations on making castings by all common casting methods. Aided by clear diagrams and comprehensive physical data tables, the… Read more

The Foseco Foundryman's Handbook

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Provides practical guidance, suggestions and recommendations on making castings by all common casting methods. Aided by clear diagrams and comprehensive physical data tables, the text defines technical terms, details the procedures used in good foundry practice, describes the industrial plant used and gives lucid explanations of casting phenomena with helpful advice on overcoming problems encountered in casting processes. Thoroughly updated, the revisions for this edition include important new sections covering metal filtration, computer applications, resin-bonded sand, self-setting processes, mould and core coatings and feeding aids. Essential reading for anyone with an interest in foundry practice.