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vacuum casting

n.
The casting of metals under a vacuum.
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RAKU[R] TOOL InnoTuf[R] TP-4009 is free of mercury, MOCA, and TDI, exhibits superior heat resistance, and can be processed using hand-batch, vacuum casting, and meter-mix methods.
Exploring potency of Selective Laser Sintering for cold cast elastomer manufacturing, in combination with vacuum casting, has been one of the key focus areas of leading players.
"We are using 3D Systems' SLA solutions predominantly and extensively for wind tunnel testing, but also for tooling for carbon laminating, as well as vacuum casting for silicon parts."
We also do our own laser welding in-house, and a few other processes, such as vacuum casting."
Materials such as a 3D printing machine, vacuum casting machine, and liquid silicon were used to mold the robot's structure.
Research work included real-time energy use data collection on a V-process vacuum casting system, measurements in the melt systems at that facility, and measurements in the melt, molding and finishing systems of a nobake ductile iron casting facility.
The acquisition brings P2000 squeeze casting, ThinTech vacuum casting and high-pressure conventional die casting to Shiloh's capabilities in high-pressure, high-vacuum casting, the buyer said.
This acquisition has resulted in adding capacity and depth to the company's present high-pressure, high-vacuum casting capabilities, with the addition of P2000 squeeze casting, ThinTech(R) vacuum casting, and high-pressure conventional die casting.
The acquisition brings P2000 squeeze casting, ThinTech vacuum casting and high-pressure conventional die casting to Shiloha[euro](tm)s capabilities in high-pressure, high-vacuum casting, the buyer said.
Among specific topics are manufacturing removable complete dentures using a vacuum casting technique, scheduling recovery vehicles in industrial waste recycling, structural analysis and optimization for high speed vertical machining tool tables, fabricating metallic parts by selective laser melting, designing a docking probe based on the dynamic model of flexible beam impact, optimizing the design of sun position detection sensors, and the kinematics analysis of bulldozer multi-freedom working device.
The synthesis of the samples for the tests was performed by Fundacion PRODINTEC, which has equipment for rapid prototyping, micromilling, vacuum casting and laser sintering.