Die casting takes on machining

Korane, Kenneth J.
October 2012
Machine Design;10/4/2012, Vol. 84 Issue 15, p44
Trade Publication
The article discusses the advancements in die-casting technology that has allowed the offering of a manufacturing advantage resulting in reduced costs for many metal components. With Dixon Quick Coupling able to convert a knurled sleeve for a quick-connect coupling from machining to die casting, they offer advice for others looking to do the same including picking the right part, particularly when net-shaped or near-net-shaped casting replaces machining.


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