Cast-steel



any of various steels cast in molds to form objects.
Historical Examples

The gripping jaws are fitted with cast-steel faces, hardened.
Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II Joshua Rose

They are of cast-steel, and combine great strength and lightness.
Farm drainage Henry Flagg French

The cast-steel segmental cutting edge was attached to the front of the last mentioned plates.
Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol. LXVIII, Sept. 1910 B. H. M. Hewett

The piston is of cast-steel, and the rod is of iron, 12 inches in diameter.
Scientific American Supplement, No. 303 Various

I could make of it cast-steel, and of cast-steel all manner of tools by means of moulds.
Perseverance Island Douglas Frazar

Fragment of an unbaked crucible prepared for an English cast-steel work.
Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature and the Arts, July-December, 1827 Various

The cast-steel smile which was peculiar to him hardened the colonel’s face.
Guy Livingstone; George A. Lawrence

The plans contemplated their entire removal, with the exception of the cylindrical skins and cast-steel cutting edges.
Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, vol. LXVIII, Sept. 1910 James H. Brace, Francis Mason and S. H. Woodard

Diamond rock-drill, a tube of cast-steel with a number of black diamonds set at one end.
The Story of Great Inventions Elmer Ellsworth Burns

For this reason these parts should be very strongly made, either of cast-iron or cast-steel.
Gas-Engines and Producer-Gas Plants R. E. Mathot

noun
steel containing varying amounts of carbon, manganese, phosphorus, silicon, and sulphur that is cast into shape rather than wrought

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