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Cast Iron Gallery

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Choose from 169 pictures in our Cast Iron collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Light micrograph of cast iron, DIC Featured Print

Light micrograph of cast iron, DIC

Light micrograph of cast iron using differential interference contrast (DIC) lighting. Steel & cast iron are made by adding small amounts of carbon to iron. When the carbon level is greater than 4%, discrete flakes or particles of carbon are formed & the steel is classed as cast iron. This specimen is a "spheroidal cast iron" which, as a result of adding 0.04-0.06% magnesium, contains its excess carbon as graphite spheres (brown). The spheres make this cast iron relatively ductile. The smooth red-blue background is ferrite; the grainy areas are pearlite containing tiny spheres of cementite. Magnification: x100.


Duplex locomotive Featured Print

Duplex locomotive

A duplex locomotive is a steam locomotive that divides the driving force on its wheels by using two pairs of cylinders rigidly mounted to a single locomotive frame

© Nikola Nastasic

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Boat-lift no. 1 on the Canal du Centre, Hainaut, Belgium (Unesco world heritage) Featured Print

Boat-lift no. 1 on the Canal du Centre, Hainaut, Belgium (Unesco world heritage)

The four hydraulic boat-lifts on a short stretch of the historic Canal du Centre are industrial monuments of the highest quality. Together with the canal itself and its associated structures, they constitute a remarkably well-preserved and complete example of a late-19th-century industrial landscape. Of the eight hydraulic boat-lifts built at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century, the only ones in the world which still exist in their original working condition are these four lifts on the Canal du Centre. On the photo is the first of the boat-lifts (Ascenseur nA┬░1).
In 1998 the four boat-lifts were added to the list of Unesco world heritage sites.

© 2015 Frans Sellies