open die

open die

[′ō·pən ′dī]
(metallurgy)
A forming or forging die in which there is little or no restriction to the lateral flow of metal within the die set.
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heavy duty oil hydraulic open die forging press of capacity 3000 ton (normal pressing force).
Ampco-Pittsburgh through its operating subsidiary, Union Electric Steel Corporation, produces forged and cast rolls, as well as ingot and open die forged products.
The company's roots are in engineering and Folkes Holdings, based in Dudley Road, Lye, includes Somers Forge in Halesowen - one of the largest open die forges in Europe - making crankshafts for the marine, power, oil, aerospace and defence industries.
Ampco-Pittsburgh Corp., through its operating subsidiary, Union Electric Steel Corp., produces forged and cast rolls for the worldwide steel and aluminum industries, as well as ingot and open die forged products for the oil and gas, aluminium, and plastic extrusion industries.
Ingedeel in agt afdelings, open die bundel met 'n inleidende afdeling wat die sentrale reismotief van die bundel binne 'n kosmiese konteks plaas.
The reached roughness in the process the open die forging has been measured.
Die station options include either an open die bed or heated platen type to accommodate multistream production.
30 March 2011 - Fitch set on Tuesday a national long-term rating of BB-(ind) with a "stable" outlook to Indian open die forgings maker Vikrant Forge Ltd (VFL).
*** (2008) http://www.zdas.cz/en/forming machines--ZDAS, Forming machines, Forging sets for open die forming
The other casting will make up the foundation platen, or table, for an 11,000-ton open die press for German forging company Buderus.
As a first study, the single pellet softening was realized in a open die molding.
Used to help automate die casting cells, the system sprays water-soluble lubricant on the halves of the open die between cycles, after the part is extracted.