EC-430 - Process Monitoring

A one day course that covers shot end, thermal, cycle time, and other important die cast process variable monitoring and control. The course surveys the current monitoring and control products in the die casting industry to show monitoring approaches currently in place. The course also covers areas of improvement needed from the process monitoring suppliers to best reflect process data needed to verify good die cast process design.

Workshop Summary:

This course is designed for the die casting employee, engineer, or manager who has a basic understanding and some experience using process monitoring and control systems and would like to gain a more thorough understanding. The course will help the die casting employee understand the relationship between the data received from the process monitoring system and product quality. It will also provide guidelines on the uses of process control to maintain product quality. Although, die casting concepts are covered in detail, no significant mathematical skill or process experience is required.


Guide to Process Monitoring & Control

Corresponding Online Courses:
The Influence on Casting Quality
The Slow Shot
The Fast Shot
Shot End Monitoring 1 
Shot End Monitoring 2 / Shot End Control
Shot Parameters
Other Casting Parameters