Zinc Die Casting Finishes for Building Sector

by Giovanni Lista April 10, 2017

Zinc Die Casting Finishes for Building Sector


One of the main fields of application for zinc alloy products is surely the building sector. Depending on the position of the component and its visibility, various surface treatments are required to improve aesthetics and functionality.

by Giovanni Lista April 10, 2017

Zinc die casting finishes: experience makes the difference

by Martina Fagnani April 7, 2017

Zinc die casting finishes: experience makes the difference


Zinc die casting finishes are processes applied in order to modify surfaces of manufactured items, products or components with the purpose of reaching client requirements and improve functional and aesthetical quality of a product.

by Martina Fagnani April 7, 2017

What is black zinc treatment?

by Martina Fagnani March 30, 2017

What is black zinc treatment?

Black zinc is a zinc plating treatment which gives aesthetic and functional characteristics to products' surface. In this article we are going to deeply and technically analyze this treatment but, first of all, it could be useful to have an introduction on zinc plating main characteristics and which different types are most commonly used.

by Martina Fagnani March 30, 2017

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