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Fig. 1 - Cross beams: -1) HPDC aluminum, 2) LPDC and extruded aluminum, 3) LPDC and CFRP, 4) Extruded aluminum

Numerical and experimental analysis
of a high pressure die casting Aluminum
suspension cross beam
for light commercial vehicles

S. Cecchel, D. FerrarioThe purpose of the present paper is to enhance and deepen the lightweight optimization in automotive, in particular for commercial vehicles and buses. In detail, aim of this research is to develop a technically reliable and cost effective safety component for Light Commercial Vehicles (LCVs) in aluminum alloy. At this purpose, different

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Figure 1. Photographs of ‘‘triplet’’ salt core and ‘‘triplet’’ die casting blank.

Study on the Composition and Properties of Salt Cores for Zinc Alloy Die Casting

Renhe Huang &aamp;  Baoping Zhang  International Journal of Metalcasting volume 11, pages440–447 (2017)Cite this article Metricsdetails Abstract Soluble salt cores have been successfully used for the die casting of aluminum and magnesium alloys. However, it has not been reported that the soluble salt cores were used for zinc alloy die casting. In this paper, a soluble salt core system

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Figure 5. Solidification direction - represented by cut-off view at solid fraction = 0.7.

Modelling of an industrial die casting process for the production of aluminum automotive parts

J Ou1, C Wei1,2, D Maijer1, S Cockcroft1, L A2, Y Zhang2, Z Chen2 and Z Zhu2 Published under licence by IOP Publishing LtdIOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Volume 861, MCWASP XV: International Conference on Modelling of Casting, Welding and Advanced Solidification Processes 22-23 June 2020, Jönköping, SwedenCitation J Ou et al 2020 IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. 861 012030 Abstract Die (permanent) casting is one of the

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Figure 5. Piston mesh for HT modelling (cooling gallery in blue)

Improving Heat Transfer and Reducing Mass in a Gasoline Piston Using Additive Manufacturing

Miguel Angel Reyes Belmonte and Colin D. CopelandUniversity of BathDrummond Hislop, George Hopkins, and Adrian SchmiederHiETA Technologies LtdScott BreddaGE PrecisionSam AkehurstUniversity of Bath Abstract Pressure and temperature levels within a modern internal combustion engine cylinder have been pushing to the limits of traditional materials and design. These operative conditions are due to the stringent emission

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DEVELOPMENT OF COMPOSITE SALT CORES FOR FOUNDRY APPLICATIONS

Jaroslav Beòo, Eli{ka Adámková, Franti{ek Mik{ovský, Petr JelínekV[B-Technical University of Ostrava, Faculty of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering, Department of Metallurgy and Foundry, listopadu 15/2172, 708 33 Ostrava-Poruba, Czech Republicjaroslav.beno@vsb.czPrejem rokopisa – received: 2013-09-26; sprejem za objavo – accepted for publication: 2014-09-05 1 INTRODUCTION The application of salt cores for the pre-casting of casting cavities and

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Casting Design of Oil Pan : (A) Case 1; (B) Case 2; (C) Case 3

Casting Layout Design Using CAE Simulation : Automotive Part(Oil Pan_BR2E)

산업경영시스템학회지 = Journal of society of Korea industrial and systems engineeringv.40 no.1 , 2017년, pp.35 – 40  권홍규 (남서울대학교 산업경영공학과) Abstract A most important progress in civilization was the introduction of mass production. One of main methods for mass production is die-casting molds. Due to the high velocity of the liquid metal, aluminum die-casting is so complex where

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Figure 1. SEM morphologies of the glass fibers: (a) sample 1 (size = 74 lm), (b) sample 2 (size = 25 lm) and (c) sample 3 (size = 12.5 lm)

Effects of glass fiber size and content on microstructures and properties of KNO3-based water-soluble salt core for high pressure die casting

Xiaolong Gong,  Wenming Jiang,  Fuchu Liu,  Zhiyuan Yang,  Feng Guan &  Zitian Fan  International Journal of Metalcasting volume 15, pages520–529 (2021)Cite this article 187 Accesses 2 Citations Metrics Abstract The water-soluble salt core with higher bending strength and toughness is necessary to withstand the high pressure needed to manufacture some complex parts by high pressure die casting (HPDC). In this paper,

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Figure 1. Schematics explaining the vehicle Life Cycle Assessment that encompasses all phases of the product cycle, from raw material extraction to end-of-life recycling and disposal.

Current Trends in Automotive Lightweighting Strategies and Materials

settingsOpen AccessReview Current Trends in Automotive Lightweighting Strategies and Materials by Frank CzerwinskiCanmetMATERIALS, Natural Resources Canada, Hamilton, ON L8P 0A5, CanadaAcademic Editor: Carola Esposito CorcioneMaterials2021, 14(21), 6631; https://doi.org/10.3390/ma14216631Received: 17 September 2021 / Revised: 26 October 2021 / Accepted: 29 October 2021 / Published: 3 November 2021(This article belongs to the Special Issue Lightweight Structural Materials for Automotive and Aerospace) Abstract The automotive lightweighting trends, being

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Fig. 10. 18kW IM photograph for EV: (a) Rotor core sheet; (b) Cast copper rotor; (c) Photograph of the prototype IM.

A Cast Copper Rotor Induction Motor for Small Commercial EV Traction: Electromagnetic Design, Analysis, and Experimental Tests

Qian Zhang, Huijuan Liu, Member, IEEE, Zhenyang Zhang and Tengfei Song Abstract According to the demands of the small commercial electric vehicle (EV) traction driving system, an 18kW inverter-driven induction motor (IM) with a die-casting copper squirrel cage rotor for traction drive was designed and evaluated. The 2D finite element model of the designed IM

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Fig. 1. Squeeze casting device.

Effect of Applying Pressure of High Pressure Diecasting Process Using Salt core

용탕단조 시 저온염코어 적용 가압력의 영향 Lee, Jun-Ho (R & D Division for Hyundai Motor Co. & Kia Motors Corp.) ; Moon, J.H. (R & D Center, Dong Yang Piston Co., LTD.) ; Lee, Dock-Young (Division of Materials, Korea Institute of Science and Technology) 이준호 (현대자동차 기술연구소) ; 문중화 (동양피스톤(주)) ; 이덕영 (한국과학기술연구원 기능금속재료연구센터) Abstract A new concept of salt core,

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