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Metalworking: Bulk Forming

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Radial Forging

H.W. Sizek
H.W. Sizek
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172 - 178
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March 21, 2006


Radial forging is a process performed with four dies arranged in one plane that can act on a piece simultaneously. This article explains the types of radial forgings and describes the advantages and disadvantages of radial forging over open-die cogging/forging. The article discusses the parameters involved in product shape control. It also provides examples that illustrate the versatility and capabilities of the radial forge machine.

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H.W. Sizek, 2005. "Radial Forging", Metalworking: Bulk Forming, S.L. Semiatin

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