Monthly Archives: September 2011

Austenitic stainless steels

Austenitic stainless steels have high ductility, low yield stress and relatively high ultimate tensile strength, when compare to a typical carbon steel. A carbon steel on cooling transforms from Austenite to a mixture of ferrite and cementite. With austenitic stainless … Continue reading

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Investment Casting History

Investment casting, often called lost wax process casting, is regarded as a precision casting process to fabricate near net-shaped metal parts from almost any alloy and is typically used for the production of components requiring complex, often thin-wall castings. There … Continue reading

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