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Effects of Applied Pressure During Feeding on the Fatigue Properties of Critical Cast Aluminum Alloy Components

ABSTRACT
The objective of this three-year program is to determine the effect of applied pressure during feeding on the distribution, level, and morphology of porosity, and subsequently on the fatigue behavior of critical permanent mold cast aluminum components.
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PERFORMING ORGANIZATION
Mississippi State University
CONTACT INFORMATION
Thomas Prucha
American Foundry Society
1695 Penny Lane
Schaumburg, IL  60173
website: www.afsinc.org

phone: (800) 537-4237
fax: (847) 824-7848
email: Research@afsinc.org

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