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Shrinkage Porosity in Steel Sand Castings: Formation, Classification and Inspection

By Nawaz Mahomed

Submitted: July 27th 2020Reviewed: October 8th 2020Published: November 4th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.94392

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Nawaz Mahomed (November 4th 2020). Shrinkage Porosity in Steel Sand Castings: Formation, Classification and Inspection, Casting Processes and Modelling of Metallic Materials, Zakaria Abdallah and Nada Aldoumani, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.94392. Available from:

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