CPT International 04/2014

cptinternational

The leading technical journal for the
global foundry industry – Das führende Fachmagazin für die
weltweite Gießerei-Industrie

K FEATURES

INTERVIEW

Schneider, Wolfgang; Weber, Rolf; von den Brinken, Peter

Making quicker progress together – with open innovation! 6

MELTING SHOP

Heldt, Hans-Heinrich; Illgner, Christian

Employment of the Sequence Impulse Process in cupola operation 10

PRESSURE DIE CASTING

Erhard, Norbert; Babic, Sladjan

Modern die casting – ready for the future with innovations! 14

AUTOMATION

Michenfelder, Manfred; Liedtke, Alfred; Huck, Christoph

Process-integrated molding material management 24

Schwarzbach, Laura

First time use of a robot to cast molten iron 30

Köhler, Thomas

Function-oriented inspection of failure-critical vehicle components 32

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Die-casting is excellent for producing complex part

geometries. An overview of the state-of-the-art in hot and

cold chamber die-casting machines (Photo: Csaba Metal)

For the first time ever, Georg Fischer is using the strength of two

Kuka heavy-duty robots of the KR 1000 titan type for casting molten

iron at 1,400 °C (Photo: Kuka)

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