Accession Number : ADD002159
Title : Heated Die Assembly.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Abson,David J ; Gurney,Ferdinand J
Report Date : 16 Dec 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : The patent relates to a heated die assembly designed to bolt onto a conventional hydraulic forge press. The heated die assembly is made of a laminated, load bearing insulating stack to which is attached a plurality of split heater blocks. The blocks contain semi-cylindrical grooves and bolt around cartridge heaters. Bolt-on die face plates are removably mounted on the heater blocks and are readily interchangeable for a variety of forging operations.
Descriptors : *Dies, *Patents, Forging, Thermal utilization, Tools, Laminates
Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
Machinery and Tools
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE