Accession Number:

AD0256141

Title:

THE PRODUCTION OF STEEL AND CASTINGS UNDER VACUUM

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Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

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Report Date:

1960-11-07

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

The use of vacuum in casting and pouring of metal is the most reliable and radical method of obtaining a sound and a close-grained metal for ingots and castings. The vacuum casting and pouring of steel provides the following 1 a thorough reduction of the metal with a simultaneousACTIVE DECARBONIZATION 2 a considerable decrease in the gas saturation of steel and 3 a precise composition of metal. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE