632-0713/01 – Molding Sands and Mixtures (FS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Materials and Technologies for VehiclesCredits6
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Jelínek, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Jelínek, 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
JEL40 prof. Ing. Petr Jelínek, CSc.
MIK60 Ing. František Mikšovský, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit and Examination 16+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

to know the rules for using quartz and non-quartz base sands; to know processes of the cooling effect control of a foundry mould; to explain kinds and importance of base sands surfaces and principles of their measurements; to know types and means for reclamation of foundry base sands; to analyze physical and chemical nature of binding property and strength of moulding mixtures; to explain principles of classification of binder systems of the Ist up to IVth generation; to design a binder system for the given technological process of casting manufacture; to explain physical principles of binding the mixtures of the IIIrd generation; to describe chemical hardening processes of inorganic and organic binders (condensation, polymerization, addition, copolymerization).

Teaching methods


Evaluation of quality of the artificial and natural opening materials. Regeneration and quality of regenerate. Natural sands. The inorganic and organic bonding agents. The interaction of bonding agent vers. Opening material. Activation of the opening material. The CO2-process, the SO2- process, the Hot-Box and Cold-Box. The method of full mould.

Compulsory literature:

Rusín, K. : Formovací směsi, SNTL Praha, 1991 Jelínek, P. : II. Pojivové soustavy slév. form. směsí, ES VŠB-TU Ostrava, 1992 (vybrané kapitoly) Jelínek, P. : Disperzní soustavy slévárenských formovacích Ostřiva, červen 2000, ISBN 80-238-6118-2

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

Part-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
                Written exam Written test 20  0
                Other task type Other task type 10  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
2004/2005 (B2113) Materiálové technologie (2109R022) Slévárenství (04) Foundry K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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