Which is the Right Brand? There are many manufacturers of die casting machines in the world. However, our many years of experience have shown, over and over again, that the best quality machines are recognized brand names manufacturers and originate from North America, Europe and Japan. As well, do not be too focused on the age of the machine.
Die Casting Explained In the die casting process, a mold (called the die) is required. The die is constructed from very high-quality steel specially made for dies. The dies are reusable and are made of two halves
Which Size is Right for You? Die casting machines are classified based on locking tonnage. For example, an 800-ton machine has a locking tonnage of 800 tons. Machine specifications vary from brand to brand and even sometimes from year to year.
High Pressure Die Casting Machine Types. There are 3 basic types of high pressure die casting machines. 1) Cold Chamber Used primarily for aluminum castings (occasionally specialized machines for brass and magnesium) 2) Hot Chamber Used primarily for zinc and lead (occasionally specialized machines for brass and magnesium castings) 3) Multi-Slide Used for zinc (occasionally specialized machines for magnesium castings)