632-0707/03 – Castings and patterns produc.design and construction (KOVP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Materials and Technologies for VehiclesCredits3
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. František Havlíček, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. František Havlíček, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1990/1991Year of cancellation2006/2007
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HAV34 prof. Ing. František Havlíček, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 1+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences


Teaching methods


Foundry as an industrial branch. The world’s wide and the Czech foundry. The course of fabrication of castings from the beginning i.e. drawing of castings up to final dispatch. The ways of compacting the moulds and other methods of production of castings. Fundamental knowledge on the sand mixtures. Review of the foundry materials to be used for castings. Processing a foundry progressive- working drawing and of the fabrication route of castings. Investigation into gatings and into risering. Crystallization and solidification of castings, heat treatment of castings. The final modification and cleaning of castings. Defects in castings – reasons of occurrence and prevence against defects.

Compulsory literature:

Jelínek, P. : Slévárenství, skriptum, III. vydání VŠB-TU Ostrava, ES VŠB-TU, Ostrava 1992, 254 s. Vetiška, A. : Teoretické základy slévárenské technologie, 1. vydání SNTL, Bratislava 1988, 424 s.

Recommended literature:

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 30 (30) 0
                Other task type Other task type 30  0
        Examination Examination 70 (70) 0
                Oral Oral examination 70  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2002/2003 (B2113) Materiálové technologie (2109R031) Artistic Foundry P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (B2113) Materiálové technologie (2109R031) Artistic Foundry P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2000/2001 (B2113) Materiálové technologie (2109R031) Artistic Foundry P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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