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Sand Mold and Core Drying--Why the Right Equipment is Important

Posted: Jun 20, 2017 | Categories:
Many components are manufactured through the use of sand cast molding . The majority of metal castings done by foundries are produced this way. Complicated parts and those requiring internal cavities benefit from sand casting and core making. It is cost effective and extremely reliable—if the molds are prepared properly. To ensure the best outcomes, molds must be able to withstand the high temperatures of the liquid metal. Molds are made with sand and bonding agents, such as clay, in which the shape of the part to be cast is pressed. Molten metal is poured into the mold. Once the