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re·frac·to·ry cast

a cast made of material that will withstand the high temperatures of metal casting or soldering without disintegrating.
Synonym(s): investment cast

re·frac·to·ry cast

(rĕ-fraktŏr-ē kast)
Cast made of material that will withstand high temperatures of metal casting or soldering without disintegrating.
Synonym(s): investment cast.
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There are now several commercially available tools for topology optimization and many of the components currently being investment cast likely could be replaced by optimized components which cannot be conventionally cast.
The project, funded by the American Metalcasting Consortium, involved testing two investment cast steel alloys (17-4 and 15-5) in three different heat treatment tempers and validating the strength and mechanical properties though a rigorous testing protocol.
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