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Method of Sealing Castings for the Prevention of Particulate Contamination

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000052597D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Blue, JE Martin, JT Patros, CT Perry, AA [+details]

Abstract

Products or assemblies using castings frequently cannot tolerate partic contamination. The casting may be a source of such contamination as a result of entrapped casting residuals or machining fluids and compounds. These contaminants may impair adhesion of subsequent coatings or may induce malfunction of precision devices.