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Defects in Castings and Remedies


Misrun defect is a kind of incomplete casting defect, which causes the casting uncompleted. The edge of defect is round and smooth. When the metal is unable to fill the mould cavity completely and thus leaving unfilled portion called misrun. 1,759 more words


Nintendo says dead Switch pixels are “normal,” which isn’t wrong

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Some early Nintendo Switch buyers are complaining of dead or stuck pixels on the tablet’s display, according to a report in The Guardian… 468 more words


Forging Defects

Forging Defects.

In addition to surface cracking, other defects can develop during forging as a result of the material flow pattern in the die For example, if there is an insufficient volume of material to fill the die cavity completely, the web may buckle during forging and develop laps. 231 more words


Inspection and Testing Methods

Inspection and Testing Methods 

A variety of inspection and testing methods are available to check the quality of the welded joint. Standardized procedures have been developed and specified over the years by engineering and trade societies such as the American Welding Society (AWS). 1,138 more words


Welding Defects and Weld Quality

Welding Defects and Weld Quality 

As a result of a history of thermal cycling and its attendant microstructural changes, a welded joint may develop various discontinuities. 975 more words


More people could sign on to 'Paxil' drug case: lawyer


More people could sign on to ‘Paxil’ drug case: lawyer

Jeremy Lye

March 02, 2017 09:23 am

A Vancouver lawyer involved with the suit against pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline isn’t ruling out more people signing onto the case. 117 more words



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