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Glossary of Casting Terminology "K"

This glossary lists in alphabetical order casting industry terms and their explanations.

Word/Expression Explanation
killing Putting aside some time after the process of degassing or deoxidizing a molten metal to stabilize it.
knock pin A pin driven in through two parts to be assembled to strictly maintain their positioning accuracy.
knurling A machining process in which a textured pattern is machined into the surface of a metal or work piece. It is effective in providing better grip.
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