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

Die casting services: the power of Co-Design

by Stefano Polli December 20, 2016
Topics: Co-design casting

Die casting services: the power of Co-Design


Among die casting services a supplier may offer to its customers, co-design is fundamental to realize a product  with specific technical requirements. Co-design is the collaboration between the client and the die casting supplier, and it is fundamental to realize a product that has technical characteristics requested for its functionality and its aim and is at the same time in compliance to the process of die casting.

by Stefano Polli December 20, 2016

The importance of product design in die casting engineering

by Stefano Polli December 15, 2016

The importance of product design in die casting engineering


Product design is an important part in die casting engineering which can be optimized adding a co-design process. Co-design activity is composed of three different phases: prrocess design, cost analysis and product design.

by Stefano Polli December 15, 2016

The Advantages of Zinc Casting Alloys

by Martina Fagnani December 14, 2016
Topics: Zinc casting VAVE

The Advantages of Zinc Casting Alloys

Zinc casting alloys provide a better combination of strength, toughness, rigidity, bearing, performance and economical castability than any other alloy possible. In fact their properties often exceed the ones of other alloys such as aluminium, magnesium, bronze, plastics and other cast irons. For its properties of strength and duration zinc is the perfect choice for saving time and money.

by Martina Fagnani December 14, 2016

Involving your die casting supplier in the design process

by Martina Fagnani December 12, 2016

Involving your die casting supplier in the design process


There can be many suppliers involved in the die casting process such as the raw material producer, the die caster, the toolmaker and others representatives of companies involving secondary operations. The right zinc die casting supplier is able to support its customer, anyway it is fundamental that the designer has knowledge of the material features and the process phases.

by Martina Fagnani December 12, 2016

The critical points in pressure die casting components

by Martina Fagnani December 12, 2016

The critical points in pressure die casting components


There are rules that need to be considered to design products or components in pressure die casting. The application of these advices will lead to a design that is logical, efficient and cost saving. In this article we will list some critical points to be taken into account when designing pressure die casting components.

by Martina Fagnani December 12, 2016

How Industry 4.0 becomes Casting 4.0

by Martina Fagnani November 30, 2016
Topics: industry casting

How Industry 4.0 becomes Casting 4.0

We are in the middle of a new industrial revolution: the fourth one. It’s called Industry 4.0. This term, used for the first time in Germany in 2010, is related to the digitalization of information. In this post we will see how Bruschi is approaching Industry 4.0 and how this new industrial revolution is affecting its business.

by Martina Fagnani November 30, 2016