Effective Casting Simulation Class September 1-3 2015

by / Thursday, 30 July 2015 / Published in 8.4, Documentation, Training

Effective Casting Simulation Using

SOLIDCast™, OPTICast™, and FLOWCast™


Come and see the world’s most popular casting simulation software in action! This seminar covers all aspects of system operation. Build/import sample casting models, run simulations and display results. You can even make animated movies from system output! Each attendee receives a complete set of training materials, plus a USB drive containing VERSION 8.4.0 of SOLIDCastTM, OPTICastTM and FLOWCastTM, case studies and more! You will even get a copy of the Effective Casting Simulation Training Videos.


September 1-3, 2015, Holiday Inn I-675 in Fairborn (Dayton), OH


Training Course Schedule

(Topics and order subject to change)


  1. Introduction
  2. The Simulation Process
  3. Installing and Activating SOLIDCast, FLOWCast & OPTICast
  4. Basic Screen Elements
  5. System Parameters
  6. Materials and Initial Conditions
  7. Model Building & Editing
  8. Meshing the Model
  9. Running a “Naked” Simulation
  10. Mold Filling
  11. Using the Riser Design Wizard
  12. Riser Design and Iron Property Calculations for Iron Castings
  13. Using the Gating Design Wizard
  14. Adding Gates and Risers to the Model
  15. Complete Model Simulation Examples
  16. Evaluation of Simulation Results
  17. Sand Casting
  18. Investment Casting
  19. Permanent Mold Simulation
  20. Tools and Utility Programs
  21. FLOWCast
  22. OPTICast

For more details or to register, contact:

David Schmidt
Finite Solutions Inc
4769 Highland Park Dr
Slinger WI 53086-9441

Tel 262/644-0785
Fax 262/364-2537

Email Dave@finitesolutions.com

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