Patent Number: 8,573,284

Title: Casting mold

Abstract: A casting mold made of a copper material having a casting surface (2) that faces a metal melt, at least one expansion joint (3) being situated in the casting surface (2); the expansion joint (3) having a width (B) that is so small that, during the casting process, no metal melt penetrates into the expansion joint (3).

Inventors: Schmitz; Ludwig (Vechta, DE)

Assignee: KME Germany AG & Co. KG

International Classification: B22D 11/041 (20060101); B22D 11/059 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017