Chapter 3. Vacuum Die-Casting of Magnesium Parts with High Pressure

  1. Prof. Dr. K. U. Kainer
  1. M. Siederslebnen

Published Online: 22 JUN 2004

DOI: 10.1002/3527602046.ch3

Magnesium - Alloys and Technology

Magnesium - Alloys and Technology

How to Cite

Siederslebnen, M. (2003) Vacuum Die-Casting of Magnesium Parts with High Pressure, in Magnesium - Alloys and Technology (ed K. U. Kainer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602046.ch3

Editor Information

  1. Institute for Materials Research, Center for Magnesium Technology, GKSS Research Center Geesthacht GmbH, Geesthacht, Germany

Author Information

  1. Honsel AG, Meschede, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUN 2004
  2. Published Print: 21 FEB 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527305704

Online ISBN: 9783527602049



  • vacuum die-casting;
  • high pressure;
  • magnesium casting alloys


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Die-Casting

  • Magnesium Casting Alloys

  • Application Examples

  • Costs

  • Literature