Learn the basics about die casting alloys, aluminum, zinc, and zinc aluminum (ZA) alloys, including which are the easiest to die cast, the cost benefits, and other important information to help guide your design decisions.
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To gain maximum advantage of the die casting process, it is always a good idea to draw upon the wide ranging experience of a custom die caster. New designs should be reviewed during the early of development.