Solidification Control by Thermal Analysis of La/Ba Inoculated Grey Cast Iron

STEFAN, Eduard Marius; CHISAMERA, Mihai
May 2015
Advanced Materials Research;2015, Vol. 1128, p35
Academic Journal
Thermal analysis is worldwide used in foundry for control of structure and properties of cast irons. In this paper is presented the experimental study realized to control the inoculation effect by thermal analysis method of inoculated grey cast irons. For this purpose was conducted an in ladle inoculation process with 0.5wt. % inoculant from LaCaAlFeSi and BaCaAlFeSi alloy systems. The main goals of this experimental research work are: to determine the particular characteristics of the registered cooling curves, to notice the solidification parameters that present sensibility as against inoculant addition in treated cast iron and eventually to improve thermal analysis technique of cast irons.


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