Considerations in Forming Operations

Title: Considerations in Forming Operations

Contributor: Mark Atwater , Associate Professor, Department of Applied Engineering, Safety & Technology, Millersville University

Published Date: 11/25/2018

Content Type: Datavis_project


This project examines the factors that affect forming operations in manufacturing, such as forging, rolling, extruding, and vacuum forming. The role of plasticity, yield strength, and elasticity are emphasized. Students explore the concept of ductility and its connection to percent elongation.