Forging is a manufacturing process where metal is pressed, pounded or squeezed under great pressure into high strength parts. These parts are known as forgings. The process is normally (but not always) performed hot by preheating the metal to a desired temperature before it is worked. Forging is different than the casting process since forged parts are never melted and poured as in the casting process. The forging process can create parts that are stronger than those manufactured by any other metalworking process.

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