Gold Bulletin

, Volume 19, Issue 1, pp 2–7 | Cite as

Investment casting of gold jewellery

Temperature changes occurring in the metal and the investment: Their measurement and importance
  • Dieter Ott
  • Christoph J. Raub
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Changes in temperature which take place during pouring of a melt and flow into the mould vary greatly, and also depend on the casting technique used. Understanding these changes is important for optimum casting practice.


Molten Metal Mould Temperature Investment Casting Casting Temperature Casting Tree 
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© World Gold Council 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dieter Ott
    • 1
  • Christoph J. Raub
    • 1
  1. 1.Forschungsinstitut für Edelmetalle und MetallchemieSchwäbisch GmündFederal Republic of Germany

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