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Optimizing die casting surface finish for automotive

by Giovanni Lista March 27, 2017

Optimizing die casting surface finish for automotive


The automotive industry has requirements that are both functional and aesthetic when designing a component which should be produced by using die casting process. The main aspect a die caster will seek to ensure is oxidation prevention, therefore requirement on component is to extend resistance to atmospheric agents.

by Giovanni Lista March 27, 2017

How die casting finish can help reducing product cost

by Martina Fagnani March 20, 2017

How die casting finish can help reducing product cost


It may seem impossible but it is not! Reducing costs adding a die casting finish is really possible. The trick is just trusting your supplier and its expertise: collaboration with it in co-design terms. Starting a collaboration with suppliers can help clients to find a suitable solution to obtain the same requirements: with new solutions, but less costs.

by Martina Fagnani March 20, 2017

Diecast finishes for casting process

by Martina Fagnani March 17, 2017

Diecast finishes for casting process


Diecast finishes are every industrial processes applied to modify product or component surface in order to improve its aesthetic or technical quality. These processes are applied to improve or modify electrical conductivity, remove burrs and other flaws and for many other reasons. Furthermore, diecast finishes allow obtaining the desired aesthetic feature and coating durability.

by Martina Fagnani March 17, 2017

The importance of die casting surface treatment

by Martina Fagnani March 15, 2017

The importance of die casting surface treatment

Die casting surface treatments are operations that lead to obtain a finished product starting from the casting aiming at increasing aesthetical and functional characteristics of a product or component. Can be either production cycle last phase or a step, where component surface is prepared for other following treatments.

by Martina Fagnani March 15, 2017

How to Choose the Right Zinc Die Casting Finishing Process

by Martina Fagnani March 13, 2017

How to Choose the Right Zinc Die Casting Finishing Process


In die casting, zinc die casting finishing process might improve the product appearance and performance. Zinc die casting parts can be submitted to different kinds of post treatments for many reasons, such as improving a product appearance, conferring resistance to chemicals, corrosion and wear, improving or modifying electrical conductivity and removing burrs and other flaws.

by Martina Fagnani March 13, 2017

Shrinkage porosity: causes and remedies

by Martina Fagnani March 10, 2017

Shrinkage porosity: causes and remedies

Shrinkage porosity defects are cavities inside components which can cause material weakening and, if positioned on surface, can worsen aesthetic quality and corrosion resistance.

by Martina Fagnani March 10, 2017

How to save during Die Casting Process

by Martina Fagnani March 3, 2017

How to save during Die Casting Process

Zinc die casting process can have important advantages compared to other manufacturing process: for example can lead to major cost savings during production cycle, allows to create complex product shapes and is possible to eliminate unnecessary assembly operations combining multiple components into a single one.

by Martina Fagnani March 3, 2017

Die Casting Simulation: A Casting Process Optimization

by Martina Fagnani February 27, 2017

Die Casting Simulation: A Casting Process Optimization

Nowadays using technology software such as die casting simulation allows optimizing the whole production cycle. Today’s ever-changing international marketplace is highly demanding and challenging: using the newest tools from supplier side mean giving clients innovative solutions to reach their expectations. The following article will explain how to obtain consistent savings with die casting simulation.

by Martina Fagnani February 27, 2017

The Zinc Die Caster Impact on Production Costs Reduction

by Martina Fagnani February 14, 2017

The Zinc Die Caster Impact on Production Costs Reduction

Choosing the perfect zinc die caster is an important issue: this choice could determine the good or bad outcome of a product. In order to reach clients’ expectations is important to consider every production aspect: to organize it in the best way possible it is important to analyze the entire production process.

by Martina Fagnani February 14, 2017

Why Zinc Alloys Die Casters should be involved in Product Design

by Martina Fagnani February 10, 2017

Why Zinc Alloys Die Casters should be involved in Product Design


There are different types of suppliers that are involved in die casting process: the raw material producer, the toolmaker, the die caster, and experts of secondary operations. The most important supplier involved in the product design phase is the zinc alloys die caster. In fact the supplier should foresee in advance the casted product performance, its aesthetical requirements and its total costs.

by Martina Fagnani February 10, 2017