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Author Ighaniyan, Sina

Title Cracking and distortion of water jackets in engine blocks / by Sina Ighaniyan
Published [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2008


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Description iii, 188 leaves : illustrations ; 30 cm
Summary This thesis investigated the cracking and distortion of water jackets in engine blocks. The Taguchi method was utilized to improve production process and in doing so, reducing the scrap of water jacket cores by over 60%. Further, by altering core material and pouring temperature, casting distortion was improved
Notes Submitted to the School of Engineering of the Faculty of Science and Technology, Deakin University
Degree conferred 2009
Thesis (M.Eng.)--Deakin University, Victoria, 2008
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (leaves 175-185)
Subject Metal castings.
Internal combustion engines -- Cooling.
Automobiles -- Motors -- Cooling.
Taguchi methods (Quality control)
Genre/Form Academic theses.
Author Deakin University. Faculty of Science and Technology.
Deakin University. School of Engineering