23Jun

2017 Manufacturing Summit, Washington, DC

June 20th-21st, 2017 The 2017 Manufacturing Summit in Washington DC, held by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), is over and there were some great speakers that addressed us at the lunch on the first day. The first big name speaker was VP Mike Pence who came out and provided the crowd with very encouraging Read More


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20Jun

Inherited Die Discussion/Checklist

Occasionally a situation may arise where you have to  transfer an existing die. For example, a customer might need a part tooled up as a die casting, but they are looking for a new supplier. Or maybe the initial die cast vendor is no longer in business, and the customer needs a new supplier for Read More


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22May

Aluminum Die Casting Features & Die Life Considerations

Should you use aluminum for your die casting? There are a number of advantages in doing so. Aluminum is lightweight, corrosion resistant, has high thermal and electrical conductivity and is durable. Aluminum remains strong even at high temperatures, and it retains high dimensional stability even with thin walls and in complex shapes. It also has Read More


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15May

Middlesex County Vocation & Technical Schools Tour

May 9th, 2017 On May 9th Premier Die Casting hosted a group of 28 students from Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools in Rues Lane, East Brunswick, NJ. This visit was initiated by Judith Fleischer from the NJMEP office in Cedar Knolls, NJ. Judith is the special projects person at NJMEP which has helped manufacturing Read More


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24Mar

NADCA 2017 Executive Conference

The 2017 NADCA Executive Conference was held March 5th to the 8th at the Marriot Resort Hotel in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. This event is an annual conference for the executives of both NADCA and non NADCA members and there are very good speakers and subjects related to the die casting industry.  This year was a Read More


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