Die Cast Engineering: A Hydraulic, Thermal, And Mechanical Process
Writing in a reader-friendly and logical format, Andresen, a technical and management consultant, provides a broad study of each procedure in the die casting process and outlines the basic science and principles of this method. While the scope of the text is broad, focus is on function, problem identification and solutions, and strategic logic. Coverage includes product design, the die casting machine, metal handling, process control, die materials, die and plunger lubrication, and safety. Although there are no textbook features, the step-by-step presentation and clear writing style will make the book useful as a reference and a text.