February 11, 2009
NADCA Offers Free Membership With Purchase of Industry Standards Publication
"NADCA represents the entire die casting industry," states
This seventh edition is the definitive resource for design and production guidance for both users and manufacturers of conventional high pressure die castings. The manual presents tooling and processes information, alloy properties, standard and precision tolerances, GD&T, design guidelines, quality assurance provisions and more. Revisions for this edition include information on porosity, including typical skin effect depths; Dept. of Defense research findings on magnesium properties; additional aluminum and magnesium alloy data, including high Mg containing 380 aluminum and new creep resistant magnesium alloys; information on RoHS and REACH compliance; a new simplified formula for calculating draft angle; information on "Tools for improving Product Integrity", updated photographs/line drawings and a Frequently Asked Questions section.
Corporate members, new and renewing alike, save more than 10% on their membership dues while enjoying substantial savings on the purchase of the Industry Standards publication, especially when purchasing multiple copies. The publication is available to North American residents only on the association's website - to order a copy of item #402, renew membership or join NADCA, visit www.diecasting.org/publications.
SOURCE North American Die Casting Association