casting wheel

casting wheel

[′kast·iŋ ‚wēl]
(metallurgy)
A large turntable with molds mounted on the outer edge; used primarily in the base-metal industries for cast ingots, anodes, and so on.
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To validate this simulation analysis, secondary dendrite arm spacing (SDAS) of an actual casting wheel was measured at the same locations (Fig.
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