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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.
Shortly after joining, he began helping teach casting techniques at the club's Sunday afternoon casting sessions.
With three seasons as head of casting on the hit show Moesha under her belt, the 36-year-old Hardin also counts small roles in the casting of Def Comedy Jam, In Living Color and The Jacksons: An American Dream miniseries among her television credits.
On one hand, you need a fast, efficient system in place in order to handle the same casting repeatedly; you need lean, continuous product flow.
Always willing to share his knowledge with beginners as a way of promoting the largely misunderstood sport he loves so much, Delano, the group's head casting instructor, outlined his lesson format.
Based on previous experience with a similar squeeze casting, SPX Contech used its proprietary P2000 HVSC process to develop parts that achieved a minimum ultimate tensile strength of 276 MPa and a minimum 0.
Knowing the answers to these questions early in the manufacturing process affords significant time and cost savings to the casting purchasers and the casting facility.
Hydraulic vessels represent a new category of parts that have opened up for conversion to the investment casting process, Poissant says, adding: "The cost-effectiveness and technical excellence of the aluminum investment casting process is appealing to OEMs.
There is a continuing need to convince both casting designers and producers that thin-wall gray, ductile and compacted graphite iron castings are a viable option, and proven production processes are available.
In her new role, Morong will be directly involved in supervising the casting of motion pictures produced under the Walt Disney, Touchstone and Hollywood Pictures banners.
3M Scotchcast Wet or Dry padding and stockinet is used under 3M fiberglass casting tape and sheds water to help wearers feel comfortably dry within one to three hours.
The metalcasting industry recognized seven cast components as top designs for the 2006 Engineered Casting Solutions and American Foundry Society Casting Competition.