|Foundry Automation (elective)
|Abbreviation: AULJ IZB||Load: 30(L)
|Lecturers in charge: ||prof. dr. sc. Branko Bauer
|Lecturers: ||dr. sc. Ivana Mihalic Pokopec
|Course description: Course objectives:
Knowledge about tools and foundry machinery.
Enrolment requirements and required entry competences for the course:
Attendance on lectures and exercises Seminar work
Grading and evaluation of student work over the course of instruction and at a final exam:
Seminar work and presentation 60% Oral exam 40%
Methods of monitoring quality that ensure acquisition of exit competences:
The interaction with students during class and during case study presentation understanding of the material and the acquisition of competencies and skills in accordance with the learning outcomes is verified.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to (learning outcomes):
Analyze and compare types of foundries
Analyze and compare machines used in an automated foundry
Choose the method of castings" quality control
Design a plan for automated foundry (for gray cast iron, investment casting, centrifugal casting or diecasting)
Recommend the possibility of casting process improvement from an environmental point of view
Provide the possibility of optimizing the casting in accordance with the development trends
1. Clasification and foundry types.
2. Gray Iron foundry.
3. Automated moulding lines.
4. Mould mixers.
5. Foundry sand reclamation.
7. Pouring machines, molten metal transport.
8. Cleaning machines.
9. Investment casting foundry.
10. Centrifugal casting foundry.
11. Pressure casting foundry.
12. Casting quality control.
13. Foundry process optimalizations.
14. Ecologic requirements.
15. Foundry development.
1. Gray Iron Foundry process.
2. Investment casting Foundry process.
3. Pressure casting Foundry process.
4. Centrifugal casting foundray process.
5. Exercise FOUNDRY LAYOUT
6. Exercise FOUNDRY LAYOUT
7. Exercise FOUNDRY LAYOUT
|Lecture languages: en, hr
|1. ||I. Katavić, Ljevarstvo, Tehnički fakultet Sveučilišta u Rijeci, Rijeka, 2001.
|2. ||Teh. enciklopedija, Ljevarstvo, sv.7, Mehanizacija ljevaonica sv.8, LZMK, Zagreb, 1986.
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