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Bonded Sand Iron Casting Basics

$100.00

Bonded Sand Iron Casting Basics introduces the learner to the world of cast irons and bonded sand molding, including the properties, processes, and terminology associated with cast iron production.
Learning Hours: .75

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Course Description

Bonded Sand Iron Casting Basics introduces the learner to the world of cast irons and bonded sand molding, including the properties, processes, and terminology associated with cast iron production. Presented in THORS’ highly visual and interactive learning format, this course will help foundry employees become familiar with the important equipment processing steps associated with their profession.

 

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Who will benefit from this Bonded Sand Iron Casting course?

Companies, individuals, or educational institutions that require knowledge about the terminology and equipment associated with bonded sand foundries that pour cast iron.

Course Classification

This manufacturing course by THORS eLearning Solutions covers identification of key terms and understanding of key concepts.

*THORS uses the Bloom’s Taxonomy Methodology for our course development.

Certificate Awarded for Bonded Sand Iron Casting Basics

Example of certificate awarded upon successful completion of the course.

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Learning Objectives

  1. Understand the basic properties of cast iron.
  2. Understand the role of charge materials and alloying elements in cast iron production.
  3. Examine the different types of melting furnaces used for cast iron.
  4. Differentiate between the important molten metal processing steps.
  5. Identify the various parts of a bonded sand mold.
  6. Recognize the post molding processes involved in iron casting.
  7. Identify common defects associated with bonded sand cast iron.
Steel alloys contain less than 2% carbon, while cast iron alloys contain 2% carbon or more
Bonded Sand Iron Casting Basics

Table of Contents

  1. Bonded Sand Foundry Processes
    1. Cast Iron Melting
      1. Cast Iron Properties
    2. Charge Materials
    3. Melting Furnaces
    4. Alloying
    5. Molten Metal Processing
  2. Bonded Sand Molding
    1. Types of Bonded Sand
    2. Sand System Equipment
    3. Parts of a Sand Mold
    4. Post Molding Processes
    5. Common Defects

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