Novel Process Development with Continuous Casting and Precise Forging for AI-Si Alloys to Produce an Engine Piston

  1. Alex Cozzi and
  2. Tatsuki Ohji
  1. O. Umezawa1,
  2. H. Takagi2,
  3. T. Sekiguchi3,
  4. T. Yamashita2 and
  5. N. Miyamoto3

Published Online: 21 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470538371.ch18

Environmental Issues and Waste Management Technologies in the Materials and Nuclear Industries XII

Environmental Issues and Waste Management Technologies in the Materials and Nuclear Industries XII

How to Cite

Umezawa, O., Takagi, H., Sekiguchi, T., Yamashita, T. and Miyamoto, N. (2009) Novel Process Development with Continuous Casting and Precise Forging for AI-Si Alloys to Produce an Engine Piston, in Environmental Issues and Waste Management Technologies in the Materials and Nuclear Industries XII (eds A. Cozzi and T. Ohji), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470538371.ch18

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dept. of Mater. Sci. & Eng., Yokohama National University, Yokohama, 240-8501, Japan

  2. 2

    Toyama Alloy Co., Imizu, Toyama, 934-8515, Japan

  3. 3

    Miyamoto Industry Co., Shiotani, Tochigi, 329-2442, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 SEP 2009
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470408483

Online ISBN: 9780470538371

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Keywords:

  • engine piston;
  • billet;
  • continuous casting;
  • precise forging;
  • forged alloys

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Processes to Develop Fine Microstructure

  • Semi-Continuous Cast Billet with Smooth Surface

  • Precise Forging and Proto-Type Product

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments