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|1. (WO2018103788) TOOL FOR CASTING AND/OR SHAPING A COMPONENT, CASTING DEVICE, PRESS, AND METHOD FOR GAP COMPENSATION|
|Applicants:||SCHULER PRESSEN GMBH
|Title:||TOOL FOR CASTING AND/OR SHAPING A COMPONENT, CASTING DEVICE, PRESS, AND METHOD FOR GAP COMPENSATION|
The invention relates to a tool (105) for casting and/or shaping a component, which tool has a first tool part (107) and a second tool part (109), wherein, when the tool is closed, the first tool part and the second tool part form a mold (113) and a gap (129) is formed between a contact surface of the first tool part and a contact surface of the second tool part, wherein a temperature-control device (125, 127) is arranged at a temperature-control distance from the gap, and the temperature-control device is designed in such a way that a gap-surrounding material in the first tool part and/or in the second tool part expands or contracts as a result of temperature control such that the gap is sealed or opened. The invention further relates to a casting device (103) for casting a component, to a press (101) for casting and/or shaping a component, and to a method for gap compensation by means of a tool.