Ultraseal International produces White Paper on designing out the problem of porosity in casting : RushPRNews - Newswire & Global Press Release Distribution

 
Bookmark and Share

Ultraseal International produces White Paper on designing out the problem of porosity in casting

December 19, 2013

Ultraseal International produces White Paper on designing out the problem of porosity in casting

Ann Arbor, MI (rushPRnews) 12/19/13 — Ultraseal International has produced a white paper that will help automotive manufacturers and their suppliers minimise the problems caused by porosity in cast metal parts.

Entitled "The Problems of Porosity in Casting and the Solution through Design and Vacuum Impregnation" it is freely available as a download on Ultraseal International's website .

The guide sets out what porosity is, how it occurs as a natural phenomenon in the diecasting process, the different types of porosity and how it can be countered, both through the design of a component part and by vacuum impregnation.

The vacuum impregnation process is explained, along with the characteristics of different types of porosity sealant, including modern recycling porosity sealants such as Ultraseal's global benchmark recycling sealant Rexeal 100™.

Stephen Hynes, Marketing Director of Ultraseal International, said: "Porosity is a characteristic of the casting process which can lead to a variety of problems from "spotting out" of paintwork to the failure of parts that have to be pressure-tight.

"However it can be controlled and sometimes eliminated and this is especially important in parts that have to operate under pressure, for example engine blocks and cylinder heads.

"There are also some general rules about how to minimise porosity through the design of parts and we address those in the white paper. It is highly recommended reading for those in the automotive supply chain."

Many automotive manufacturers and suppliers already us vacuum impregnation with porosity sealants as a routine quality enhancement as they want to avoid costly product recalls or extended warranty issues as a result of casting porosity.

Parts that undergo vacuum impregnation include air compressors, cam carriers, cylinder blocks, cylinder heads, clutch cases, fuel pumps, oil pans, oil sumps, timing chain covers, transmission cases, turbo chargers and water pumps.

Ultraseal International has been a leading innovator in the field of vacuum impregnation sealants and impregnation equipment for decades, being first to market with recycling impregnation sealants, first to market with modern methacrylate-based sealants and first to market front-loading impregnation equipment.

With headquarters in Coventry, UK, Ultraseal International has a truly global reach, having operations in China, India and the United States, an office in Japan and a network of 22 agents/distributors around the world.

To download the free guide, see here

Media Contact Name: Fiona Scott
Media Phone: +44 (0) 24 7622 8881
Company Contact Name: Stephen Hynes
Company Phone: +44 (0) 24 7625 8444
Click here to see all news from this author/company

Filed Under: BUSINESS NEWS, PRESS RELEASE

RUSH PR NEWS newswire and press release services at rushprnews.com / AH Marketing ahmarketinggroup.com

Content- Legal Responsibility - All material is copyrighted - You may repost but you MUST link back to the original post on your page and acknowledge Rush PR News as the news source. Rush PR News is not legally and/or morally responsible for content of press releases, opinions expressed or fact-checking.

Rush PR News cannot be held legally responsible for material published and distributed through its newswire service or published in its press-room and therefore cannot be sued for published material. Third-party must be contacted directly to dispute content.

Rush PR News is not the contact for material published.

RSSFeed PRESS & SOCIAL MEDIA RELEASES

Heero: the Perfect 3D Printing Partner Monitors & Controls Progress

Brisbane, Australia 07/21/16 · Heero: Aussie Design Team Launches Kickstarter for Device...

Wharton MBA Students to Release World’s First Consumer Smart-Mirror

NEW YORK 07/20/16 · A team of Wharton MBA students announced that...

Gallery Pouch Protects your Artwork During Shipping

Dallas, Texas 07/14/16 · Great protective packaging when shipping all delicate objects...

SAP Shows Further Commitment to the SME Market by Hiring New President

London, UK 07/14/16 · If, when you think about SAP SE's main...

What Credit Market Experts Are Saying about Brexit

London, UK 07/08/16 · In the initial hours after the leave vote...

Why Starting Off with VPS Hosting is a Wise Decision

London, UK 06/27/16 · You may have heard the term ‘VPS Hosting,...

FlipBelt Launches Hydration Belt for Runners and Fitness Enthusiasts

DENVER, CO 06/22/16 · FlipBelt announces new version of its wildly popular...

Kickstarter Fun: Wu & Y: Combines Art & Activewear

Brooklyn, NY 06/16/16 · Artistic Activewear Brand Raises 20K on the First...

Nursing Schools Struggle to Keep Up With Demand for Nurses

Peoria, Illinois 06/15/16 · Recent studies carried out by the Georgetown Center...

20 Dollars Discount On All PR Distribution Packages Now

San Francisco 06/14/16 · Time to share the joy again! We just...

A Look Back at RPRNmag Newsmagazine Crowdfunding Stories

San Francisco 06/09/16 · CROWDFUNDING A Look Back at Crowdfunding Campaigns: From Wood...