Precision Forming

A Survey of Application in Industry for the precision forming of metal components and the related needs for research

This report was commissioned by the Science and Engineering Research Council and the Department of Industry. The report constituted the starting point in the definition of a programme of research and development in precision forming.

Subject matter covered in this publication:

  • Precision forming.
  • Engineering components.
  • Casting processes.
  • Powder forming.
  • Hot forging; cold forging.
  • Warm forging.
  • Sheet metal forming.
  • Intermediate forming processes.
  • Components build up processes.

Publisher: Department of Trade and Industry

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