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, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp 32–34 | Cite as

Low-Pressure Sand Casting of Vehicle Components

  • Steffen Klan
Best practice Casting Technology
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Abstract

Now that its low-pressure sand casting process is ready for production, GF Auto motive has opened up new applications in automotive construction. Georg Fischer calls it “LamiCast”. The process is a combination of aluminium sand casting and low-pressure gravity die casting.

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Sand Casting Vehicle Component Esca Liquid Metal Flow ATZproduktion 02I2008 
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© Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • Steffen Klan
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  1. 1.GF AutomotiveSchaffhausenSwitzerland
  2. 2.Georg Fischer GmbHGarchingGermany

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