die casting youtube how to calculate shrinkage for die casting | ehow

by:Hanway     2019-08-15
A popular way to make things with metal is a process called die casting.Die casting is to pour the molten metal into the casting and let it cool and harden.When die-cast metal, the metal shrinks as the metal cools.In order to make the die casting mold correctly, you need to calculate the total shrinkage and consider the shrinkage when making the mold.
Measure the height, length and width of the product you are trying to design.Write down every measurement.
Multiply the height by the width by the depth.This will provide you with the total volume of the product you are trying to create.
Multiply the total volume.06 find out the total shrinkage.When die-casting, the metal shrinks.After cooling, 6%.
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