How To Check The Machinery Castings Defects

Understanding the basics of green sand testing.

Mar 01, 1999· Publication: Modern Casting Date: Monday, March 1 1999 Familiarize yourself with the sand testing methods used in your operation to understand how those readings reflect both the consistency of your molding sand and the quality of your castings. The quality of a foundry's green sand has a definite impact on the quality of the castings.

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STEEL CASTINGS HANDBOOK

process. The foundry must have either the part drawing or pattern equipment and know the number of parts to be made. To take advantage of the casting process, the foundry should also know which surfaces are to be machined and where datum points are located. Reasonable dimensional tolerances must be indicated where a drawing is provided.

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Blow-hole Defect Analysis of Cylinder Block- A Case Study

Castings are used in order to manufacture complex shapes. The castings are bound to have one or more defect. The presence of defects may subject casting to rejection. The defect causes stress concentration. More time and money would be saved if it ever becomes possible to produce to hundred percent good casting.

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5 Steps to Identify Casting Defects | Casting Source

Some of the inspection methods used for identifying defects in castings are described below. Ultrasonic Inspection. Ultrasonic inspection can detect any sort of cracks or other abnormalities within the casting, with a very high accuracy. Most die cast companies used ultrasonic testing to check the quality of the casted components.

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Checkpoints & Defects for Inspections of Mechanical Parts ...

Jul 17, 2017· Check defect rates recorded in production (if possible) – higher defect rates indicate that sample products approved may include defective parts; Weight – for certain products (castings for example) the weight is an important and easy point to check

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Cast Film Troubleshooting Guide - Westlake Chemical

Check the passages Narrow die slot Adjust the deckles High neck-in Adjust the edge pinners air flow and relocate pinners Insufficient roll tension Increase the tension as necessary Surging of the extruder Check drive speed of the extruder Check temperature controllers Examine feed section housing Cast Film Troubleshooting Guide Baggy Edges Edge T

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How to inspect the quality of iron castings - Dandong Foundry

On the machined surfaces, of course, the defects such as sand holes, air holes, shrinkage are not allowable. You could check them by visual inspection. On the surfaces of rough castings, it is easy to inspect them without painting, but please do not request too high.

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13 Plastic Injection Molding Defects and How to Fix Them

Nov 23, 2018· Machine: (1)Check whether the check valve and the inner wall of the material cylinder are seriously worn (2) Check if the feeding port has material or whether it is bridged. Process: (1) Increase injection pressure and injection speed to enhance shear heat (2) Increase the amount of injection (3) Increase material cylinder temperature and ...

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How to write a complaint letter for a defective product

Dec 02, 2014· For example, you could mention the model number of washing machine, the name and address of the shop from where you purchased it, and a brief description of the defects you faced in. You should politely explain the situation with what actually inspired you to buy their product earlier, so that the company will get motivated to take prompt action.

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Porosity Detection in Aluminum castings - Automotive ...

May 25, 2005· 1. Yes, you can detect porosity wit X-ray equipment, but not with ultrasonic (ultrasonic is used for surface defects) In Italy BOSELLO is very good supplier for X-Ray equipment with big experience for castings 2. You have to solve Your problem at the beginning of the process, means: 2A- discuss with Your foundry the porosity problem and ask them

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2. Semiconductor - Metrology and Inspection : High ...

It involves the use of inspection equipment to check for compliance or non-compliance, as well as abnormality or unsuitability, in terms of specific criteria. It is a process for detecting any particles or defects in a wafer. Specifically, it is aimed at finding the position coordinates of defects (X, Y).

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Visual Inspection of Castings | Stainless Foundry ...

Visual Inspection of Castings. Certain types of defects are obvious upon visual inspection of castings: cracked, tears, slag adhesions, blowholes, metal penetration, scabs, shifts, non-fill, cracked molds or cores and similar defects can be identified visually.

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How Nondestructive X-Ray Inspects Casting Porosity

The term porosity alone does not determine if it is a defect. Porosity only causes casting defects when it creates a leak path or structural problem in the part. X-Ray identifies if the porosity causes the defect by showing the porosity’s type, location, and frequency. Preventative Tool Porosity in castings is inevitable, but it can be minimized.

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21 Casting Defects and How to Prevent Them in Your Products

Mold material casting defects and causes. Mold material casting defects are related to the mold material, which is most commonly sand. You and your supplier can typically address these casting defects and causes by modifying the mold. 6. Cuts and washes. Cuts and washes are areas of excess metal. These appear when the molten metal erodes the ...

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What is Casting Defects - Types, Causes and Remedies ...

More sophisticated ultrasonic testing techniques involve immersion of the casting in a water bath enhancing the pickup of the ultrasonic waves to provide a two-dimensional map of the defects present. These techniques are applied to a wide variety of both sand and investment castings. Ultrasonic testing of castings is covered in ASTM specifications:

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Quality Control Process | Sand Casting, Investment Casting ...

May 24, 2009· Especially the first sample must be checked carefully. 3. We will check the chemistry again when the products are finished. We also check the mechanical property, such as tensile strength, yield strength, elongation and hardness. 4. To find the inner defect, we also use non-destructive method to check the products, such as ultrasonic testing, and

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How to identify casting defects? | cast iron products and ...

These cast iron products are used in a variety of industries ranging from agriculture to automobiles and hydraulics. During the process of casting, some defects may be found in the products. Defects are usually undesirable in any casting product as they affect the quality of the product.

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Porosity in Die Casting | How to Prevent Defects

Sep 29, 2016· The review process of a quality manufacturer and die casting service provider will typically catch defects, though you may also discover some during the machining process. It’s important to note the location, frequency and type of defect in order …

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An Overview of Forging Processes with Their Defects

(hammer and press). Factors for selection of forging machine, characteristics and common applications of forging are given. Forging defects those are repeatedly occurring are discussed along with their causes and remedies. Then the fish-bone diagram is used to explore the possible causes of defects like

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(PDF) Surface Casting Defects Inspection Using Vision ...

The material defects occurring in the casting process such as cavity, gas, inclusion, and sponge must be detected to satisfy the security requirements; consequently, it is necessary to check ...

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Ultrasonic Testing of Ductile Iron Castings to Verify ...

Apr 01, 2017· Castings that exhibit loss of front wall or back wall echo, or positive signals that exceed the flaw gate level, will be labeled defective, and the casting can be rejected. The casting feature confirmation monitors the position of the front wall echo inside of a preset gate to monitor for casting defects such as short pour (lack of material at ...

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Die Casting Defects | How to Avoid Die Casting Defects

Aug 10, 2016· Since repairing bad castings can be expensive, it’s important to avoid defect occurrences if possible. We’ll look at some common to areas of die casting defects — including wall thickness and die surface porosity — their causes, and how to avoid them. You Can’t Correct and Control Defects if You Can’t Measure and Report Them

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X-Ray Testing of Castings | INVESTMENT CASTING

X-Ray testing is the best nondestructive inspection method for detecting internal defects of castings.. In this method, a casting is exposed to radiation from an x-ray tube. The casting absorbs part of the radiation, and the remaining portion of the radiation exposes the radiographic film.

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Causes of Shrinkage in Casting Process and Solutions

Nov 13, 2020· Sometimes these defects appear on the surface of the casting and can be detected visually or through dye penetrant or similar non-destructive procedures. Sometimes the defects are internal to the casting and require X-ray inspection or destructive tests to uncover. These defects are collectively known as open- and closed-shrinkage defects.

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Casting Defects - Sand Mold, Metal Casting

Casting Defects - Sand Mold, Metal Casting. Introducing various metal casting defects with many pictures by Dandong Foundry in China. These are the common sand casting defects on the surface and inside of cast iron and cast steel parts. 1. Blowhole and Pinhole This is a kind of cavities defect, which is also divided into pinhole and subsurface blowhole.

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(PDF) Defects, Root Causes in Casting Process and Their ...

Hence, this research an attempt was made to reduce the defects of casting components in an original equipment manufacturer. The study was carried out in a foundry of brake drum manufacturing industry.

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DEFECTS IN EXTRUSION PROCESS AND THEIR IMPACT ON …

187 Int. J. Mech. Eng. & Rob. Res. 2014 S S Gadekar et al., 2014 DEFECTS IN EXTRUSION PROCESS AND THEIR IMPACT ON PRODUCT QUALITY J G Khan1, R S Dalu2 and S S Gadekar1* *Corresponding Author: S S Gadekar, [email protected] In the 20th century, the number of manufacturers had established extrusion pipe manufacturing plants on the customer demand.

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Part 2 - Die Casting Defects: Where do they come from ...

(From an email from NADCA Feb 10, 2016.) Are you interested in learning more about product design for die castings? Die casting is a high production rate rep...

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Ultrasonic Inspections of Castings | Stainless Foundry ...

More sophisticated ultrasonic testing techniques involve immersion of the casting in a water bath enhancing the pickup of the ultrasonic waves to provide a two-dimensional map of the defects present. These techniques are applied to a wide variety of both sand and investment castings. Ultrasonic testing of castings is covered in ASTM specifications:

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Radiograph Interpretation - Castings

Radiograph Interpretation - Castings. The major objective of radiographic testing of castings is the disclosure of defects that adversely affect the strength of the product. Castings are a product form that often receive radiographic inspection since many of the defects produced by the casting process are volumetric in nature, and are thus ...

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