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Synonyms for overcasting

a long whipstitch or overhand stitch overlying an edge to prevent raveling

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When overcasting steel rods, the usual property required is the mechanical adherence at the steel-aluminum interface.
When overcasting copper tubes, the prevailing property required is a good thermal contact at the copper-aluminum interface.
It is three times less than what was observed when overcasting steel rod, probably because of the lower coefficient of thermal expansion of steel and the higher resistance opposed by steel to the compressive thermal stresses applied by the surrounding aluminum as it cools to room temperature.
No discernible iron pick up is observed in the aluminum when overcasting steel rods.