Being released for the first time to the European die casting industry is a revolutionary change that will generate a costs savings of up to 85% for all die casting manufacturing processes. This new lubricant formula has proven to drastically reduce manufacturing running costs and extend the life of expensive die molds used to manufacture various OEM components and parts.
Why do some pumps fail while others under preform? When a manufactured pump is needed, what options are available and what benefits do they offer. Two of today’s standard pumps are the single volute and double volute pumps.
One of the latest metal alloys to be introduced for OEM manufactured parts that operate at extremely high temperature is Hi-Sil Moly. This new ductile iron alloy is an iron metal base composed with silicon and molybdenum. With four enhanced properties.
Mainland China is quickly becoming the die casting manufacturing hub of the global market. Recently, many overseas manufacturing companies have refocused on improving their product precision by moving to more die cast and investment casting production styles. Through the use of different and new alloy materials along with additional surface finishing options; die cast manufacturing is set to become a more viable casting manufacturing option in 2015.
The advancements in 3 dimensional printing were showcased at the EuroMold 2014 in Frankfurt, Germany last November. The trade show highlighted the benefits and added flexibility that 3D printing now offers the manufacturing ecosystem; including sand casting and other casting manufacturing styles.
There are numerous forging and foundry methods used for a variety of products in an even wider range of industries. How do you pick the one that will best fit your OEM component, where do you start?