This article focuses on casting design in general and on sand and permanent mold aluminum casting in particular. It examines the casting design process from a variety of design and processing perspectives. Excessive design iterations can adversely impact the casting design. The article summarizes several strategies for improving the traditional casting design process. It also proposes some possible approaches for implementing these strategies. The article presents a vision for the development of comprehensive casting design guidelines along with specific development objectives.
H.W. Stoll, 2008. "Casting Design Issues and Practices", Casting, Srinath Viswanathan, Diran Apelian, Raymond J. Donahue, Babu DasGupta, Michael Gywn, John L. Jorstad, Raymond W. Monroe, Mahi Sahoo, Thomas E. Prucha, Daniel Twarog
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