casting alloy

casting alloy

[′kast·iŋ ‚a‚lȯi]
(metallurgy)
An alloy which cannot be forged or rolled and can be shaped only as a casting.
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s Beralcast, a beryllium-aluminum casting alloy, which is currently being used in the aerospace industry.
The first component covered by the contract is for an electro-optical targeting system to be made using Beralcast, IBC Engineered Materials' proprietary beryllium-aluminum casting alloy, the company said in the release.
A particularly valuable tool for OEM design engineers and casting buyers is the Casting Alloy and Process Selector (CAPS).
Awarded by Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, the contract requires the IBC Advanced Alloys~ subsidiary to manufacture EOTS azimuth gimbal housing using its proprietary beryllium-aluminum casting alloy, Beralcast.
Developed in conjunction with Worchester Polytechnic Institute, the software package allows users to select an alloy from a comprehensive database of aluminum die casting alloy chemistries and properties covered by over 300 worldwide standards.
The tool is also linked to a casting alloy database that provides property information for various casting alloys.
Analysis of a Confluence Weld Defect in an Aluminum Casting Alloy (Oscar Garca-Garca, Miguel Sanchez-Araiza, Manuel Jesus Castro-Romn, and Jos Escobedo B).
The casting alloy comes in direct contact with the furnace and will attack the iron, over time causing contamination.
AFS projects include the AFS Casting Alloy Data Search (CADS) and the Cast High-Integrity Alloy Mechnical Property Standards (CHAMPS) Project.
Alcoa Transportation Products was recognized for its Alcoa Vacuum Die Casting (AVDC) for Lightweight Door Assemblies developed as an integrated casting alloy, process and equipment "systems solution" which provides vehicle manufacturers within the passenger auto and commercial transportation market segments the opportunity to maximize weight savings (30-35%), consolidate parts (60-70% BOM/parts reduction) and reduce system costs of lightweight door systems.