Course Catalog

Casting Metallurgy and Processes (EDPT 502)

Offered By:  Engineering and Materials Science Faculty

Course Prerequisites


  • Casting theory, metallurgy of casting
  • Casting design: design and process considerations- drawings- design for sand casting including pattern, gating, feeding and mold system design- design for permanent molds, gravity, pressure and centrifugal
  • Casting processes : sand casting- permanent mold casting- pressure die casting
  • Casting moulds and molding materials: types- classification and limitations- molding materials- binders for molds and cores- evaluation and testing of molding materials-molding and core making techniques and equipment. Case studies