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Metalworking: Bulk Forming

Edited by
S.L. Semiatin
S.L. Semiatin
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ASM International
Volume
14A
ISBN electronic:
978-1-62708-185-6
Publication date:
2005
Book Chapter

Forging Design Involving Flash and Trim

Published:
2005
Page range:
812 - 819
Publication history
February 17, 2006

Abstract

In terms of the design of a forging, flash is an excess or surplus of metal that is trimmed or otherwise removed after forging operations are completed. This article discusses flash components and the functions of flash. It describes a series of conventional and unconventional flash designs and design adjustments, covering several forging processes and configurations. The article concludes with information on the checklists for the convenience of both designers of forgings and designers of forging dies and contiguous flash.

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2005. "Forging Design Involving Flash and Trim", Metalworking: Bulk Forming, S.L. Semiatin

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