ME EN 282 - Manufacturing Processes Chapter Summary P a g e |1 Chapter 14 - Forging of Metals Chapter Objectives: To gain some basic understanding of the fundamentals of forging and related processes. Discussion will focus on the various types of forging operations, the range of materials and products that can be produced, along with limitation and advantages and how these related to economic considerations. Key Terms: Barreling Closed-die forging Coining Forgeability Forging Heading Impression-die forging Incremental forging Isothermal forging Open-die forging Orbital forging Piercing Swaging Upsetting Problems: Explain the difference between open die and impression die forging. List five advantages and disadvantages of open die forging. List five advantages and disadvantages of closed die forging. In what type of applications would forging be more beneficial, either from and economical or properties viewpoint, than casting? Pick a few parts/applications and justify.