Processes of Manufacturing

Processes of Manufacturing

by R. Thomas Wright

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'Process Of Manufacturing' is designed for the student seeking a comprehensive introduction to various methods for processing metallic, polymeric, and ceramic materials. The content is organized around the major families of process: casting and molding, forming, separating, conditioning, assembling, and finishing.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781566375337
Publisher: Goodheart-Willcox Publisher
Publication date: 01/01/1999
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 464
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 10.54(h) x 1.05(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Section 1Introduction to Material Processing
1Nature of Manufacturing7
2Organizational Structure of Manufacturing14
3Industrial Materials21
Section 2Casting and Molding
4Introduction to Casting and Molding Processes43
5Casting Metals--Expendable Mold Techniques55
6Casting Metals--Permanent-Mold Techniques72
7Casting and Molding Plastic Materials81
8Casting Ceramic Materials93
Section 3Forming
9Introduction to Forming99
10Hot Forming Metals116
11Cold Forming Metals130
12Forming Plastics150
13Forming Ceramic Materials162
14Forming Powdered Metals174
Section 4Separating
15Introduction to Separating183
16Turning and Related Operations203
17Milling and Related Operations224
18Sawing, Broaching, and Filing239
19Shaping and Planing Metals252
20Drilling, Boring, Reaming, and Tapping258
21Abrasive Machining Operations272
22Thermal and Chemical Machining296
Section 5Conditioning
24Introduction to Conditioning317
25Conditioning Materials320
Section 6Assembling
26Introduction to Assembling335
27Welding Processes341
28Adhesive Bonding358
29Mechanical Fastening371
Section 7Finishing
30Introduction to Finishing Processes383
31Inorganic Coating Processes388
32Organic Coating Processes398
Section 8Process Design and Control
33Introduction to Process Planning411
34Selecting and Sequencing Operations414
35Automating Processes421
36Planning for Quality438
Safety in Manufacturing444
Technical Terms446

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Another run of the mill textbook. Nothing particularly wrong or well done.