Foundry Associates, Inc.

Foundry Associates, Inc.

1-800-385-1818

Die Casting

Process: Molten Metal is injected under pressure into hardened steel dies.

  • Materials poured: Aluminum, Zinc.
  • Size Range: 0.1 Lb. To 15 Lbs..
  • Normal Lead Times- Samples: 8-16 Weeks
  • Production: 4-8 Weeks

Advantages:

  • Low piece price
  • Near net shape
  • Good dimensional accuracy
  • Reduced machining costs
  • Cast thin walls
  • Good surface finish

Disadvantages:

  • Higher tooling costs.
  • Limited alloy selection
  • More prone to porosity

Aluminum Die Casting

Aluminum Die Casting

Aluminum Die Casting

Aluminum Die Casting Process