The process of high pressure die casting involves molten metal being injected with a die casting machine under force using considerable pressure into a steel mould or die to form products. The casting temperature is roughly 700͐℃ during the casting.
High pressure die casting is a competitive casting method when components have requirements which cannot be achieved by other casting processes, including:
- High volumes and/or
- Better tolerances and/or
- Smooth surface finish
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Change of Direction Brings Success
A world wide sales campaign by West Midlands based high class die maker 3Dimensional has significantly strengthened the company’s position in the diecasting market. The campaign led to some impressive contracts, especially in the automotive section of the market. Initially 3Dimensional serviced the aerospace and aircraft industries and was a first tier supplier to Rolls Royce. However, Managing Director Jason Callaghan decided on a change of direction and set up the pressure diecast toolmaking operation, which met with almost immediate success.
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During The month of July 3Dimensional took delivery of their new large universal mill. The mill in question was a Kiheung U1000 which has a travel of 3100mm in X axis and 1250mm in Y axis with a z axis of 1500mm.
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Welcome to 3D’s new investment ” Doosan DNM 650 ” purchased from Mac at the NEC this year. With our customers demanding quicker turnround 3D decided to invest in the Doosan with Heidenhain 530i control.
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During the Month of September 2009 3Dimensional acquired their recent aqcusition a “SODICK 537L”. With 3D specializing in large components it was the perfect choice , with the ability to wire parts up to 600x400x400 in One hit has its advantages.
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3Dimensional have invested in plant during the past few years. We have 2 CNC Milling Machines and 5 Bridgeport VMC high speed CNC milling machines just to name a few. We offer a first class service for high pressure die casting and plastic moulding industries.
European hard sell brings results !!!
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Formed fifteen years ago 3Dimensional are one of the leading manufacturers of high class dies and moulds for the pressure diecasting and plastic moulding industries.
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