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An Insider Look at Die Casting vs 3D Printing

BlogPost 44294564608 An Insider Look at Die Casting vs 3D Printing

New solutions appear in different sectors every day. One of them is 3D printing for the manufacturing industry. Today, we’d like to compare die casting, which we already described in one of our previous blogs, to a cutting-edge solution, 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing. What are the benefits of each manufacturing method? What are the differences? How to choose the best solution for your project? We’re answering these questions in this blog. 

Die Casting a Part is Half the Battle. What’s next?

BlogPost 42417530245 Die Casting a Part is Half the Battle. What’s next?

What’s the use of a house that was custom-built for you, but you can’t get inside because no one gave you the keys? The same is true for die casting because it is more than just pressing liquid metal into a mould under high pressure. This process includes several stages, from design to actual use. That’s why it’s crucial to know what will happen after your part is cast and what options you have as a customer. Today, we’re looking into several finishing options. 

Advantages in Die Casting Alloy Longevity

BlogPost 36822921485 Advantages in Die Casting Alloy Longevity

One of the many benefits of die casting is the longevity of its metal alloys. These commonly used alloys for die casts are strong and bear long service lives.

3 Ways Die Casting Saves Production Costs

BlogPost 32928476563 3 Ways Die Casting Saves Production Costs

By offering endless possibilities for components and shapes in an efficient process, die casting is a clear winner among manufacturing techniques. But what about its cost efficiency?

Three Environmental Advantages of Die Casting

BlogPost 30875729974 Three Environmental Advantages of Die Casting

Besides its economic benefits, time efficiency, and general reliability, there is another excellent argument to opt for die casting over other metal casting methods: the comparatively low environmental impact. 

Ventilator Covers: Contributing What's Needed Right Now

BlogPost 28552838349 Ventilator Covers: Contributing What's Needed Right Now

At Simalex, we produce a variety of parts and essential components for different industries, and we pride ourselves in the versatility and accuracy of our parts. Recently, our production has seen a significant change due to the rising demand in medical ventilators for CoVid-19 patients in intensive care. Keep reading to see how we're adapting to help during this time of crisis. 

Aluminum: A Viable Alternative to Magnesium Die Casting

BlogPost 26591980559 Aluminum: A Viable Alternative to Magnesium Die Casting

Die Casting is one of the most cost-effective and versatile manufacturing processes in the world. From durable mechanical parts for household use to complex geometrical parts for medical equipment, this precision process provides you with a part of the desired shape with incredible dimensional accuracy.

What are the Key Design Decision Steps for Die Casting?

BlogPost 26585172978 What are the Key Design Decision Steps for Die Casting?

The die casting process has been researched and systematically quantified in the last few years.

3 Ways for Quality Assurance in Custom Die Casting

BlogPost 24643647561 3 Ways for Quality Assurance in Custom Die Casting

Continuing advances in die-cast processing and control technologies have helped die casters to achieve high levels of precision in the last few years. Also, the production capabilities of the die casters have increased multifold. 

Using Aluminum Die Castings for Electronic Enclosures

BlogPost 14514507579 Using Aluminum Die Castings for Electronic Enclosures

Are you in need of electronic enclosures? Many industries are — from rail to construction and manufacturing to marine equipment.