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Diluco® 340 Diecasting Release Agent

Products of our Die Casting Lubricants and Diecasting Release AgentsHigh-performance, Water-based Diecasting Release Agent for Zinc Diecasting Foundry

Formulated for medium to large, functional and decorative zinc parts, the product provides high quality castings with exceptional cosmetics and will not interfere with painting or plating. The chemically balanced blend of natural lubricants, unique to polymers and wetting additives provide excellent finish and metal flow without incavity or over-spray build-up.

Features

  • Excellent release and metal flow
  • Will not interfere with painting or plating
  • Complete lubrication package
  • Chemically balanced

 

Typical Properties

Appearance: Off White Fluid
Odor: Pleasant
pH: 9.5
Density lbs/gal: 8.2
Water Solubility:  Dispersible

Application

This product is designed to be first diluted with water and then spray applied to the mold surface.

Dilution Rates*

1:X

Minimum: 60
Maximum: 110
Typical: 90

The correct amount to spray and the proper dilution ratio depends on your individual product and plant needs. A qualified Hill and Griffith representative will be happy to assist you in determining the proper use and application of our products.

*1 part volume Product to X parts volume water

Handling & Storage

Containers 5gal (18 liters). 55gal (207 liters) and tote quantities available.
Shelf Life: 1 year under original seal, unopened containers.
Disposal: Dispose of product appropriately, following all federal, state, and local regulations.
Freezing: Do not freeze. If frozen, thaw to room temperature by first gentle warming to room temperature an then thoroughly mixing the concentrate product before use.
Safety & Health: Refer to the product Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)

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Bulletins and Technical Papers

"Resolving Adhesion Problems in Post Die Casting Operations", Tim Cowell, HG Technical Director
"Biofilms: How They Impact the Die Casting Process", Tim Cowell, HG Technical Director
"Die Casting Porosity Causes and Solutions Part 1 of 4", Tim Cowell, HG Technical Director
"Die Casting Porosity Causes and Solutions Part 2 of 4", Tim Cowell, HG Technical Director
"Die Casting Porosity Causes and Solutions Part 3 of 4", Tim Cowell, HG Technical Director
"Die Casting Porosity Causes and Solutions Part 4 of 4", Tim Cowell, HG Technical Director

Form for requesting product bulletins and technical papers

 

Customer Service

Technical Services and Support - On-site casting defect investigations, product testing, machine start-ups and much more. Also, lab facilities are available to provide testing upon request.
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Packaging & Logistics

Custom Packaging

HG Logistics LLC

 


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