This guide is geared toward OEMs looking at custom die-cast housing or component production in aluminum, magnesium or zinc alloys. The guide features a seven-step sequence organizing outline for the most relevant die-casting-industry literature and Chicago White Metal Casting design planning resources. The guide lists each die-casting design and production bulletin, tech brief, checklist and reference manual. Most of the listed resources are available for web download, and the guide itself is also available as a PDF file and is one of 40 downloadable documents at the Chicago White Metal Casting's Web OEM Resource Center.
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A quick look into the merger of two powerhouse 3D printing OEMs and the new leader in rapid prototyping solutions, Stratasys. The industrial revolution is now led by 3D printing and engineers are given the opportunity to fully maximize their design capabilities, reduce their time-to-market and functionally test prototypes cheaper, faster and easier. Bruce Bradshaw, Director of Marketing in North America, will explore the large product offering and variety of materials that will help CAD designers articulate their product design with actual, physical prototypes. This broadcast will dive deep into technical information including application specific stories from real world customers and their experiences with 3D printing. 3D Printing is