casting copper

casting copper

[′kast·iŋ ‚käp·ər]
(metallurgy)
Copper used for making foundry castings; obtained from copper ores, and inferior to electrolytic copper.
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John Cowie, CDA project manager of the research program, explains that the basic innovation was the technology for die casting copper rotors.
In casting copper alloys, melt treatment plays an important role in the quality of the final casting.