Casting Defects and Types of Casting Defects
Definition of Casting Defects: It is unwanted irregularities that appear in the casting during the metal casting process. There is the various reason or sources which is responsible for the defects in the cast metal. Here in this blog we will discuss all the major types of casting defects. Some of the defects produced may be neglected or tolerated and some are not acceptable, it must be eliminated for better functioning of the parts.
TYPES OF CASTING DEFECTS
1. Shift or Mismatch: The defect caused due to misalignment of the upper and lower part of the casting and misplacement of the core at the parting line.