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Synonyms for casting

object formed by a mold

the act of creating something by casting it in a mold

the act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel

the choice of actors to play particular roles in a play or movie

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In response to those limitations, recent research has been targeted at developing and optimizing manufacturing technologies that will fill the gap between the low production sand casting process and the high production diecast processes.
The casting method produces the outer surface of the molded part while precision CNC-milling creates the inner contours of the part," explains Himmer.
Knowing the chemical specifications and the heat treatment of castings is critical to trying to understand casting life.
I got to the point where I was casting at a certain level, but I was not going anywhere,'' he said.
In an industry comprised of some 400 television, film, commercial and/or music video casting directors, only 12 to 15 are African American women and even fewer are black men, says the Chicago native.
Because the metalcasting side might be running several different jobs in one day, the finishing room waits until a significant amount of one type of casting has solidified and then performs one cleaning operation over and over again (such as gate removal) before passing the batch on to the next operation (such as grinding).
The 53-year-old Woodland Hills angler teaches tyros roll casting then a four-step fly-casting method.
Not only must the part be the reflector but the casting is also used to support and adjust the light on the minivan.
Metalcasting facilities that offer full manufacturing services, provide customers the convenience of one-stop shopping and add to the overall ease of production for the casting facility.
Process Technology 1 Room: Union B Progress In Development Of Thin Section Zinc Die Casting Technology
In high-volume green sand casting facilities, amine-cured PUCB bonded sands have largely remained a means of core production, whereas in light alloy casting facilities, the application of these binders, using PSC techniques, has been adopted as an alternative to the more traditional molding techniques of green sand and semi-permanent molding (SPM).
This article details the improvements made to the lost foam casting process and the dimensional capabilities it offers.
By limiting its use to direct the flow of metal into specific areas, thin sections can be filled without affecting other casting sections and using only the minimum amount of LDASC.