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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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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02Mar

Die Casting Vs. Metal Extrusion

While die casting may be the most modern and popular form of metal shaping for manufacturing parts, there are certainly many others to consider. It can be helpful to know about a variety of metal shaping methods in order to best determine what process is right for you, your parts and your business. One type Read More


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15Feb

Die Casting vs. Powdered Metal

When it comes to shaping for manufacturing metal parts, you have a number of options available to you. The method you may know the best is die casting, but it’s understandable to be curious about other options. An interesting alternative to die casting for metal parts manufacture is powdered metal. While die casting is appropriate Read More


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20Jan

Die Casting vs. Stamping

If you have the need for manufactured metal parts and are using or considering die casting for your parts manufacture, you may be wondering if and when metal stamping is appropriate for your needs. To determine this, it will help to know about both of these metal-part forming processes and how they are typically used, Read More


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