Manufacturing Processes – Metal Casting – Is it really worth it?

Oh look! another Manufacturing Process. This week we took a look at metal casting and the different possibilities it has when making things, this process was more exciting for me to learn as I have always been interested in casting something and with sand casting it is more than possible to do so even in … More Manufacturing Processes – Metal Casting – Is it really worth it?

Manufacturing Processes – Injection Moulding

Another Lecture. Another Manufacturing Process. This week we discussed the process of Injection Moulding, this is used to make products from remote controls to casings for machinery. I learnt a lot from this lecture, I learnt of the advantages and disadvantages for this process, which materials were best suitable and how critical it is for … More Manufacturing Processes – Injection Moulding

Manufacturing Processes -Sheet Metal Fabrication

This week we were given a lecture on the manufacturing processes of ‘Sheet Metal Fabrication’. Within this lecture we learnt about all of the different ways in which you could produce different parts of a design through sheet fabrication. I found this very interesting as we were being told that for the BBC Project we … More Manufacturing Processes -Sheet Metal Fabrication