What Tooling Do I Need for My Die Cast Part?

All die casting designs are unique and require custom tooling to produce the part. The complexity and size of the tooling are often surprising to..

Zinc vs Aluminum for a die-casted product?

Zinc and aluminum are two of the most common metals used in high-pressure die casting. At General Die Casters, we have experience with most alloys..

Why High-Pressure Die Casting?

10 Advantages to consider for your next casting project

The Importance of Automation in Die Casting

Die casting and automation is not a new concept. Some of the first automated die cast cells were developed just a few miles from our Twinsburg, OH..

How General Die Casters is Making the Best of the COVID-19 Slow Down

COVID-19 has hit manufacturing hard with supply chain disruptions and demand for products decreasing as global lock downs remain for months on..

Die Casting Dimensional Capability 101 Part 5

This article concludes our series exploring the dimensional capability of high pressure die casting. 

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General Die Casters Adds Makino A40 Horizontal Machining Center to Twinsburg, Ohio Facility

Recently, we added a Makino A40 Horizontal Machining Center to our operation. Implementing a horizontal CNC to our arsenal enables us to run..

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Die Casting Dimensional Capability 101 Part 4

 Welcome to part 4 of our Die Casting Dimensional Capability Series.  Part 1 reviewed unique features of die castings and their associated..

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Die Casting Dimensional Capability 101 Part 3

Our last blog discussed how casting solidification effects die casting dimensional capability.  This article will review the remaining factors..

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General Die Casters Announces Launch of New Training Program, General Die Casters University

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