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Metal for Casting definition

Posted on Apr 05, 2020 by Cullen Hikene

Metalworking and jewellery making, casting is a process in which a liquid metal is somehow delivered into a mold that contains a negative impression of the intended shape. The metal is poured into the mold through a hollow channel called a sprue. The metal and mold are then cooled, and the metal part is extracted.

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