Grain refinement and heat treatment of gravity die cast A356

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YP Lim;
(2010)
  • Publisher: Sciendo
  • Journal: Archives of Foundry Engineering (issn: 1897-3310)
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  • Subject: Heat treatment | Mechanical properties | Gravity die casting | Grain refinement | Microstructure | Materials of engineering and construction. Mechanics of materials | TA401-492

The purpose of this investigation is to evaluate the effects of grain refiner TiCal315 (3%Ti, 0.15%C) and Al-5Ti-1B on the metallurgicalproperties of as-cast A356 gravity die castings as well as the improvement brought about by T6 heat treatment. The TiCal315 and Al-5Ti... View more
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