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

ZAMAK molding in hot chamber die casting: chemical composition 

by Caterina Tosca February 13, 2018

ZAMAK molding in hot chamber die casting: chemical composition 


ZAMAK molding is the creation of components using zinc alloys for die casting. In this post we are going to discuss how the choice of the alloy can affect the final result of hot chamber die casting.

by Caterina Tosca February 13, 2018

Cost Reduction with Zinc Alloys in the Automotive Industry

by Martina Fagnani April 26, 2017

Cost Reduction with Zinc Alloys in the Automotive Industry


Zinc is very versatile material: a combination of factors makes it a unique material from various perspectives, certainly from a cost point of view. According to that, the application of die cast zinc alloy components in the automotive industry can be an efficient solution to reduce production costs while maintaining the high levels of resistance, service life and hardness required by that sector.

by Martina Fagnani April 26, 2017

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

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

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

Benefits of simulation in die casting design

by Stefano Polli October 18, 2016

Benefits of simulation in die casting design

In this post we are going to describe both tangible and intangible benefits of simulation in die casting design. These advantages are cost reduction and value addition.

by Stefano Polli October 18, 2016

How zinc die casting can help your business

by Marcello Cazzaniga October 5, 2016

How zinc die casting can help your business

Zinc is the ideal material to turn your idea into product. Zinc die casting means innovative shapes and unconventional finishing: zinc turns your ideas into a product. Our process in Bruschi allows high precision and eliminates any additional machining operations, in order to avoid additional costs.

by Marcello Cazzaniga October 5, 2016