2015 69th National Technical & Operating Conference
- 12/12/15 Pune, Maharashtra, India
Quality Prediction of Cast Ingots
This paper shows how the quality of a cast ingot can be predicted using simulation. Emphasis is laid on those casting defects that will affect the quality of the forged end-product. The simulation of ingot casting starts with tapping a steel melt of a given chemistry from a ladle. The teeming,...
With increasing quality demands on steel castings, steel carrier rings used in thermal power units are manufactured under very strict quality specifications. Toshiba Hydro Power has been producing these ring-shaped castings for over seven years for its parent company. One of their most significant challenges has...