sand casting
noun Date: 1926 a casting made in a mold of sand

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  • Sand casting — Sand casting, also known as sand molded casting, is a metal casting process characterized by using sand as the mold material. It is relatively cheap and sufficiently refractory even for steel foundry use. A suitable bonding agent (usually clay)… …   Wikipedia

  • sand-casting — sandˈ casting noun • • • Main Entry: ↑sand …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sand casting — Sand casting. См. Литье в песчаные формы. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • sand casting — noun : a casting made in a mold of sand …   Useful english dictionary

  • sand casting — The formation of shapes by pouring molten metal into a cavity shaped in sand in a molding flask …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • sand casting — Смотри литье в песчаные формы …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • sand casting or sand molding —    A method of casting in metal in which a mold is made by firmly packing layers of very fine damp sand around a sculpture. When the original is removed an exact impression is left in the sand. The more complex is the form to be cast, the more… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • Casting (metalworking) — Casting iron in a sand mold In metalworking, casting involves pouring liquid metal into a mold, which contains a hollow cavity of the desired shape, and then allowing it to cool and solidify. The solidified part is also known as a casting, which… …   Wikipedia

  • sand-cast — sand casting. /sand kast , kahst /, v.t., sand cast, sand casting. to produce (a casting) by pouring molten metal into sand molds. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • sand-cast — [sand′kast΄, sand′käst΄] vt. sand cast, sand casting to make (a casting) by pouring metal in a mold of sand …   English World dictionary

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