• machinability
    Refers to the ease with which a metal can be machined to an acceptable surface finish. Materials with good machinability require little power to cut, can be cut quickly, easily obtain a good finish, and do not wear the tooling much.
  • metal flow
    refers to the ease with which molten alloy can fill a die cavity.
  • metal-casting
    Is a process of pouring liquid metal into a mold for the purpose of making a desired shape.