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Advantages of shell molding?

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Advantages

  • Smoother cavity surface permits easier flow of molten metal and better surface finish on casting
  • Good dimensional accuracy
  • Machining often not required
  • Mold collapsibility usually avoids cracks in casting
  • Can be mechanized for mass production

Disadvantages

  • More expensive metal pattern
  • Difficult to justify for small quantities
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