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NADCA Offers Course on Die Casting Machine Maintenance (including die casting lubricant management)

Posted by Hill and Griffith Company on Jun 6, 2018 11:24:26 AM

The material presented in this video are some highlights from NADCA’s online webinar - Mechanical Maintenance & Evaluation of Die Cast Machines: Die Casting Machine Primary Mechanical Structures.

The first in the Mechanical Maintenance & Evaluation of Die Cast Machines series covers topics related to the major mechanical support structures of die casting machines; the machine base, rails, platen supports, wear pads, die carriers, tie bars and bushings.

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Tags: Die Casting, Permanent Mold, Die Casting Lubricant, Automotive Die Casting, Hydraulic Fluid System Troubleshooting, die casting lubricant management

NADCA Offers Course on Hydraulic Fluid System Troubleshooting

Posted by Hill and Griffith Company on Mar 21, 2018 1:34:21 PM

How Should You Handle the Maintenance & Troubleshooting of Your Hydraulic System? Join the North American Die Casting Association to Find Out

This course is designed to overview the basic knowledge need to be known by hydraulic fluid system troubleshooting & maintenance personnel in addition to machine operators. The course covers safety precautions, hydraulic fluids, contamination control, hydraulic conductors, accessories, maintenance guidelines, and troubleshooting.

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Tags: Die Casting, Permanent Mold, Die Casting Lubricant, Automotive Die Casting, Hydraulic Fluid System Troubleshooting

Die Casting Congress & Exposition - Paper Abstracts Due April 2, 2018

Posted by Hill and Griffith Company on Mar 14, 2018 5:12:41 PM

North American Die Casting Association, Die Casting Congress & ExpositionOctober 15-17, 2018, Indianapolis, INCall for Papers Abstracts Due April 2, 2018. Visit The Hill and Griffith Company at Booth 512.

Metalcasters, researchers and suppliers to the metalcasting industry are encouraged to submit papers on new technologies, procedures, equipment, products and other innovations that contribute to enhanced productivity and quality. Especially desired are papers relating practical experience and case studies from casting personnel, and papers on metalcasting management and marketing strategies. 

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Tags: Die Casting, Permanent Mold, Die Casting Congress, Die Casting Lubricant, Automotive Die Casting

AFS Course - Permanent Mold Thermal Management

Posted by Hill and Griffith Company on Mar 7, 2018 1:44:41 PM

Is decreased tool life cutting into your casting quality and hurting your bottom line? The AFS Institute has the money-saving solution for you.  

Course: Permanent Mold Thermal Management
Date: March 8, 2018
Location: Schaumburg, IL
Instructors: Ted Schorn & Randy Oehrlein

Permanent Mold Thermal Management teaches you the skills to maintain an efficient tool life for improved casting quality and cost.
In Permanent Mold Thermal Management, you'll gain the skills to:
• Identify mold materials and factors used in design of permanent molds for thermal control.
• Explain the permanent mold process and machine safety measures.
• Identify cooling, heating and other methods of controlling permanent mold temperatures.
• Explain the importance of documenting the permanent mold process.
• Recognize and troubleshoot various defects of permanent mold castings.
This is your opportunity to learn valuable skills for your business in a classroom setting. Click the button below to register today.
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Tags: Die Casting, Permanent Mold, Die Casting Lubricant, Automotive Die Casting

GM Bedford Die Casting Facility to get an additional $22.6 million

Posted by Samantha Farris on Jan 26, 2016 3:23:38 PM

Five plants in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio to share capital improvements for engine, transmission production.

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Tags: Die Casting, Die Casting Release Agents, Metal Casting, Permanent Mold Release Agents, Permanent Mold


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