Series production of the DAF cylinder blocks
and heads will begin in October.
It has reached an output of about 100 tons a year, or 40-50 cylinder blocks
The remaining 40 percent of content, including cylinder blocks
and heads, is made in-house.
Simultaneously, a fifth cylinder advances the instrument's air-supply connection to the plenum inlet, and a sixth cylinder blocks
off an open port intended to supply a pressure sensor in the finished unit.
Powertrain products include piston rings, camshafts, and cylinder blocks
and heads, while chassis products include most major components for the brake system.
Following the start of production this year, the order calls for a ramp-up to more than 300,000 cylinder blocks
per year, reportedly making the new program the highest volume CGI cylinder block
in the world.
With better strength and stiffness than gray iron and better castability, machinability and thermal conductivity than ductile iron, it is ideal for components with simultaneous mechanical and thermal loading, such as high performance cylinder blocks
and heads," said Dawson.
With over a hundred units per day targeted, the throughput of products is set to be on-going 24 hours a day and benefits from the MecWash cleaning equipment at key stages in a production line that is split between cylinder heads and cylinder blocks
Swedish foundry process control systems developer SinterCast AB said on Wednesday (15 December) that the German car manufacturer Audi AG had awarded the Brazilian Tupy foundry a high volume series production contract for the Compacted Graphite Iron (CGI) cylinder blocks
of its new diesel engines.
All Winston Cup cylinder blocks
must have the same bore centers and center-to-center dimensions between the crankshaft and camshaft as the engines on which they are based.
Lamb Technicon and Yasunaga will offer a range of manufacturing systems for the production of powertrain products including cylinder heads and cylinder blocks
, transmission cases.
To participate in the negotiation procedure is open to all applicants who meet the eligibility requirements and to submit sufficient documentary evidence to the customer of their options to address the overhaul of diesel engine cylinder blocks
14D40 locomotives series M62, 2M62
Following the start of production in 2013, the order calls for a ramp-up to more than 300,000 cylinder blocks
per year, making the new program the highest volume CGI cylinder block
in the world.
With over a hundred units per day targeted, the throughput of products is set to be ongoing 24 hours a day and benefits from the MecWash cleaning equipment at key stages in a production line that is split between cylinder heads and cylinder blocks
Toyota plans to cut the cost of the new engine and reduce it by using an improved fuel injector and lighter cylinder blocks
, the officials said.