632-0719/01 – Foundry Machinery and Equipment (ZS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Materials and Technologies for VehiclesCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Rudolf Kořený, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Rudolf Kořený, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1990/1991Year of cancellation2007/2008
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HAM33 doc. Ing. Jiří Hampl, Ph.D.
KOR40 doc. Ing. Rudolf Kořený, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 14+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The student will be able as follows: - to get through with the bases of spatial layout of foundries; - to explain melting units design; - to describe machine and equipment operations for manufacture of moulds and cores; - to explain die casting and investment casting methods; - to describe plants for knocking out and finishing of castings.

Teaching methods


Distribution of foundry shops according to different criteria. The fundamental data of the technical and economical parameters of the foundry shops. Halls for raw materials, storage rooms and equipment for preparation of the charging materials. Melting units of various sorts and auxiliary facilities for preparation of charges.

Compulsory literature:

Forýtek, L. : Slévárenské stroje a zařízení Skriptum, VUT Brno, 1985 Chrást, J. : Slévárenská zařízení Skriptum, 1. vydání VUT Brno, Brno 1990, 180 s. ISBN - 80 - 214 - 0148 - 6

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 pointsMax. počet pokusů
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51 3
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45 (45) 0 3
                Laboratory work Laboratory work 10  0 3
                Project Project 20  0 3
                Written exam Written test 15  0 3
        Examination Examination 55 (55) 0 3
                Written examination Written examination 20  0 3
                Oral Oral examination 35  0 3
Mandatory attendence participation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeBranch/spec.Spec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2005/2006 (B2113) Materiálové technologie (2109R022) Slévárenství (04) Foundry P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2113) Materiálové technologie (2109R022) Slévárenství (04) Foundry K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (B2113) Materiálové technologie (2109R022) Slévárenství (04) Foundry K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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