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Quality control in zinc die casting

by Vera Agostini November 6, 2019

Quality control in zinc die casting

In this post we analyze the activities of quality control in the production of zinc alloy die casts: a series of fundamental operations that accompany every phase of a project.

by Vera Agostini November 6, 2019

Lighting components in zinc alloys: lamps and lights

by Vera Agostini October 7, 2019

Lighting components in zinc alloys: lamps and lights

In this post we are analyzing how the qualities of zinc alloys become important competitive advantages in the production of lighting components. We will then review some products and their characteristics as case studies.

by Vera Agostini October 7, 2019

Zamak components for household appliances: advantages and case studies

by Vera Agostini September 9, 2019

Zamak components for household appliances: advantages and case studies


The versatility of zinc alloys can be tested in some sectors more than in others. A sector that offers great creative and design freedom is household appliances: in fact Zamak components for household appliances contribute to make the entire object unique, exclusive and immediately recognizable.

by Vera Agostini September 9, 2019

Productive Versatility of Zinc Alloys for Doors and Windows

by Vera Agostini August 19, 2019

Productive Versatility of Zinc Alloys for Doors and Windows


In this article we present some case studies relative to components made of zinc alloys for doors and windows. Zinc alloys are a perfectly suitable material for the production of components for the building industry and, among the various fields of application, doors and windows are certainly a growing industry with interesting developments.

 

by Vera Agostini August 19, 2019

Cost reduction in zinc die casting


Cost reduction in zinc die casting is an activity that shall be executed without affecting the quality and functionality of the component that is produced. All the activities that aim to increase productivity, to diminish scrap rate and to simplify productive processes, as well as the choices of materials and processing, are cost reduction strategies.

by Vera Agostini July 23, 2019

Tier 2 automotive supplier: the advantages of a SME

by Vera Agostini June 24, 2019

Tier 2 automotive supplier: the advantages of a SME


In this article, after briefly depicting the hierarchical structure of the automotive industry and the reference standard for the Tiers of different levels, we analyze the special partnership that exists between a Tier 2 automotive supplier and its customers, specifically examining the relationship of trust that can be established between a Tier 1 and a SME (Small and Medium Enterprises) Tier 2 automotive supplier.  

by Vera Agostini June 24, 2019

Thin wall thickness: a competitive advantage in zinc die casting

by Arianna Piersigilli May 23, 2019

Thin wall thickness: a competitive advantage in zinc die casting


Zinc alloys are a material that, if employed in die casting, allows the achievement of products with thin wall thickness. This property of zinc alloys results in an important added value because it permits the production of components with reduced weight and dimensions, thus benefiting from cost and raw material saving.

by Arianna Piersigilli May 23, 2019

The best zinc alloys for hot chamber die casting

by Arianna Piersigilli April 4, 2019

The best zinc alloys for hot chamber die casting


Thanks to their excellent mechanical and physical properties zinc alloys are a perfect material for die casting: they are indeed resistant, fluid, durable and rigid. But which are the best zinc alloys for hot chamber die casting? In this post we are going to analyze the different characteristics of zinc alloys for hot chamber die casting in order to define the best choice on the basis of the features that the final product requires.

by Arianna Piersigilli April 4, 2019

How to reduce casting defects through mold design

by Arianna Piersigilli March 7, 2019

How to reduce casting defects through mold design


In this post we are going to analyze a case study that explains how to reduce casting defects through mold design. Due to mold wear condition components started to show superficial defects: Bruschi engineers have thus introduced improvements in order to reduce casting defects.

by Arianna Piersigilli March 7, 2019

How automation helps improving the production process

by Arianna Piersigilli February 4, 2019

How automation helps improving the production process


In this post we are going to examine a case study concerning a project for reducing manual operations through the introduction of automation, which has brought benefits to the whole production process.

by Arianna Piersigilli February 4, 2019