Metal corrosion in automotive parts

by Martina Fagnani April 12, 2017

Metal corrosion in automotive parts


Just like atmospheric environment, which is different for corrosivity depending on where people are located in the world, the same is for metal corrosion in automotive parts: for example in Sweden the automotive environment is quite aggressive because of humid climate and of the use of de-icing salts causing metals corrosion.

by Martina Fagnani April 12, 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

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

How Zamak Die Casters can improve your product quality

by Stefano Polli February 8, 2017

How Zamak Die Casters can improve your product quality


Zamak die casters cannot be choose without a mindful analysis. Choosing the right supplier can be a tough issue: it is fundamental that zamak die casters are able to understand if die casting is the right choice for the production of the component requested, or instead advice the client to use another technology.

by Stefano Polli February 8, 2017

How Die Casting Companies can help you save Time and Budget

by Martina Fagnani February 6, 2017

How Die Casting Companies can help you save Time and Budget


Die casting companies that use simulation tools can give important benefits to its customers. Using these simulation tools can allow to obtain an important saving in terms of money and time in different ways. In this article we are going to analyze benefits of simulation during the development of a new component or product. 

by Martina Fagnani February 6, 2017