Foundry and Forging Lab

  • Campus

    Technology Campus (Peenya Campus)
  • Used By

    Students, Current Students, Faculty / Staff, Research


The Foundry and Forging Lab acquaints students with the practical aspects of manufacturing processes. Through laboratory experiments, students of B. Tech Mechanical Engineering, B. Tech Automotive Engineering, and Aerospace Engineering learn about processes like casting and forging. 

Particulars of the Facility

Total area of the lab : 174.56 sq m

Salient Features
Sl. NoName of the FacilitySpecificationsQuantity
1Sand rammer• Width: 250 • Depth: 220 • Height: 520 • Weight: 20 • Range: One Specimen2 No’s
2Rammer base blockVRB1 No.
3Clay washerVCW1 No.
4Sieve shaker with sieve setVGH-II1 No.
5Rapid moisture meterVM1 No.
6Permeability meter1 No.
7Universal strength machine (digital)VUD1 No.
8Tensile strength attachmentsVAS1 No.
9Shear strength attachments1 No.
10Mould hardness testerVLM51 No.
11Splitting strength attachment1 No.
12Sand mullerVE1 No.
13Mouldability friability testerVMT1 No.
14Data conversion kitVE1 No.
15Ultrasonic flaw detector-setDIGISCAN DS3221 No.
16Dual magnetic yoke modelRadiant yoke 7yp1 No.
17Dye penetrant kit1 No.
18Tempstick4291 No.
19Non-contact temperature measurement system1 No.
20Electric melting furnace1 No.
21Oil Fired Furnace1 No.
22Omega LPG fire hearth furnace20 No’s
23Moulding boxes8 no’s
24Moulding tools2 No’s
25Injection Moulding Machine (Model: DV 40 )Vertical plunger Type, suitable for hand moulds, control panel with timer, Temp Controller for semi and manual cycles, Capacity-40 gms1 No.