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Checklist for Die Casting Process Evaluation

Posted by Hill and Griffith Company on Apr 19, 2017 4:40:15 PM

Regular reviews and benchmarks are important for sucessful die casting process evaluations

Hill and Griffith offers this helpful Die Casting Process Evaluation Form to submit your input.
 
Our sales representatives will respond with suggestions for further on-site process surveys, casting defect investigations, product testing, tooling start-up programs, statistical process controls and much more. Also, lab facilities are available to provide testing upon request.
 
(A video by Flow Science, "Published on Aug 19, 2015, An HPDC simulation where fast shot is automatically triggered when the fluid reaches the gates. The triggering process is automated through the new Active Simulation Control feature that will be released in FLOW-3D v11.1 and FLOW-3D Cast v4.1.")
 
 
 
Here are the text fields of the Hill and Griffith Company Die Casting Process Evaluation Form. 
 
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Part Name
 
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Finished Required (Paint or Plating)
 
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Casting Alloy
 
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Alloy Temperature in Holding Furnace
 
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Weight of Casting
 
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Manufacturer of the Machine
 
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Tonnage
 
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Die Alloy
 
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Cavity: Single or Multiple
 
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Die Temperature After Spray (Low)
 
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Die Temperature Before Spray (High)
 
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Is Die Internally Cooled? If so, Water or Oil?
 
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Tip Size
 
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Cycle Time
 
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Fill Time
 
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Intensification Rise Time
 
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Intensification Pressure
 
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Length of Intensification Time
 
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Die Lubricant Manufacturer
 
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Percent Solids in Die Lubricant Concentrate
 
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Die Lubricant Ratio
 
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Spray Time
 
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Spray Volume
 
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Spray Pressure
 
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Other Observations or Comments
 
 

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