cold forging


The metalworking process of forging whilst hot metal is right below its recrystallisation temperature, being cooled and solidified after casting.

Alternative label

  • cold fabrication

  • cold casting

  • cooled finishing process

  • cold fashioning

  • cooled fabricating process

  • cooled casting process

  • cold finishing techniques

  • cooled fashioning process

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • cross-sector skills and competences

Broader skills/competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of



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