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CZECH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY IN PRAGUE
STUDY PLANS
2018/2019

Theory and Methodology of Casting

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Code Completion Credits Range
2331053 Z,ZK 5 2+2
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Department of Manufacturing Technology
Synopsis:

Properties of liquid metals. Crystalization of cast alloys. Contraction during solidification. Methods for the feeding of castings. Directional solidification. Interction between metal and mould. Contraction defects. Grey iron. Ductile iron. Vermicular graphite iron. Irons for special use. Metalurgy of steel. Aluminium, magnesium, titanium and coper alloys.

Requirements:

Technology I

Syllabus of lectures:

Properties of liquid metals.

Gases and inclusions in metals.

Metal-mould reactions.

Development of cast structure.

Feeding characteristics of alloys.

Methods for the feeding of castings.

Cotraction, hot tears, cracks, distortions a nd residual stresses.

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Study Objective:

form a coherent basis for an understanding of casting processes

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Data valid to 2019-08-20
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