Net-shape forging

(See also Precision forging(See also Net-shape forging) A forging produced to closer tolerances than normally considered standard by the industry.) ForgingThe process of working metal to a desired shape by impact or pressure in hammers, forging machines (upsetters), presses, rolls, and related forming equipment. components on one or more sides to net shape requiring no further machining on at least one side. e.g. net forged gear with machined back face.