Aug 212017
 

California Manufacturing and Die Casting Companies are closing for many reasons. In December 2016, I updated an article that detailed the remaining 21 die casting companies in Southern California. Now this year, there are three fewer Southern California die casting companies in 2017. Art Mold Die Casting Company closed in June 2016 and Rangers Die Casting Company sold in September 2016 and Cox Die Casting Company closed March 2017.

Here are the remaining Southern California Die Casting Companies sorted alphabetically:
1. Alloy Die Casting Company
2. Aluminum Die Casting Company
3. Ambritt Die Casting Company
4. American Die Casting Company
5. Arrow Die Casting Company
6. Bucy Die Casting Company
7. California Die Casting Company
8. Cast Engineered Products Company
9. Cast-Rite Die Casting Company
10. Die Cast of America Company
11. Dynacast Company
12. Hyatt Die Casting Company
13. International Die Casting Company
14. Kenwalt Die Casting Company
15. Kinetic Die Casting Company
16. Pacific Die Casting Company
17. Pioneer Die Casting Company
18. RSG Diecasting Company

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Kinetic Die Casting Company
http://www.kineticdiecasting.com

6918 Beck Avenue, North Hollywood, CA 91605
(800) 524-8083
sales@kineticdc.com

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Mar 272017
 

For over 60 years, Cox Die Casting has been providing dependable, high quality die casting services to customers throughout California and the United States. Combining old fashioned personalized customer service with the latest production technology, Cox Die Casting delivers a winning combination of high production standards, prompt, reliable service and hands-on customer care.
Cox Plant
Cox Die Casting Company

1528 W. 178th Street
Gardena, California 90248
Phone: 310 532-7544 Fax: 310 532-8588

Details from the former Cox Die Casting Company web site: (www.coxdiecasting.com)
For nearly 60 years Cox has produced high quality die castings for manufacturers in these industries:
Computer Equipment
Electrical and Electronics
Instruments
Defense and Aerospace
Builders Hardware
Hand Tools
Sporting Goods
Medical Equipment
Telecommunications
Let the experienced specialists at Cox help evaluate your business’s needs. Value Added Services. In addition to our core specialties of aluminum and zinc die casting, Cox Die Casting provides a number of value added services.
Degating
Hand and Mass Deburring
Drilling, Tapping, CNC and Conventional Milling
Installation of Inserts and Rivets
Functional and Dimensional Testing
Painting and other Coatings
Impregnation
Assembly
Packing and Shipping

Cox Die Casting Company is closed.

The owners of Cox Die Casting Company decided to retire and sell all the assets of Cox Die Casting.

Kinetic Die Casting Company.

6918 Beck Avenue North Hollywood California 91605
818-982-9200 – sales@kineticdc.com
Kinetic Die Casting Company has negotiated with the owners of Cox Die Casting Company to continue some of their customer’s die casting part production requirements. If you purchase die casting parts from Cox, we will produce the parts for you. Just send us your die casting tooling. You can contact Kinetic Die Casting Company by calling 818-982-9200 from 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM from Monday through Thursday.

Click the image to send us a price request for your parts and tooling.
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Jan 162017
 

January 18-19, NADCA is excited to announce the first ever California Congress at the Hilton Long Beach. The Congress will feature technology highlights of our Congress in Columbus earlier this fall. It is important to use that all our members are able to access this information prevalent to the advancement in the industry. The event will kick off with a cocktail reception on January 18 and lead into a full day of presentations on January 19. The Congress will be sponsored by a limited number of Suppliers that attendees will be able to meet with to learn more about products and services available to the die casting industry. The cost is just $20 for NADCA Members and $50 for Non-Members*. Contact Melisa Ryzner if you are sending more than 5 people to receive discounted pricing.

Tentative Event Agenda*
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 – Cocktail Reception – 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Thursday, January 19, 2017 – Breakfast – 7:30 – 8:30 am
Congress Presentations – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

8:30-10:00 AM – State of the Die Casting Industry
Additive Manufacturing and New Materials for Die Components with Improved Heat Extraction
New Surfacing Material DHW: From Repair Welding to Additive Manufacturing in Die Casting Molds
Additive Manufacturing for Casting Shot End Systems
Presented by Steve Udvardy, North American Die Casting Association

10:15-11:15 AM – Die Casting Alloys that will Allow the Die Caster to Compete with Alloys A356, A357, 358 and 359 In PM Applications. Strontium Aluminate Replaces Alumina on Aluminum Melts at 500 ppm Sr and Provides Die Soldering Resistance. Hypereutectic Al-Si-Mg-Sr Alloy with a Unique mcrostructure and Improved Ductility.
Presented by Dr. Raymond Donahue, Mercury Marine

Lunch 11:45-1:15 PM

1:15-2:45 PM – The “Gating Equation” Updated Fluidity from a Heat Transfer Perspective
Multi-time Scale Systems and Quasi Equilibrium Presented by Dr. R. Allan Miller, The Ohio State University

3:00-4:30 PM – An Investigation of the use of PVD Die Coatings to Minimize or Eliminate Lubrication during High Pressure Die Casting Evaluation of Die Lubricant Performance Preliminary Study on Ejection Force Prediction Presented by Beau Glim, North American Die Casting Association

Hilton Long Beach
701 W Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90831
Event Rate: $20 NADCA Members, $50 Non-Members
*Registration includes access to the cocktail hour as well as breakfast and lunch on January 19.
Contact: Melisa Ryzner, CMP, NADCA Education & Meetings Manager, 847-808-3161
Register: http://www.diecasting.org/store/events/registration.aspx?event=conwest

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Jan 112017
 

January 18-19, 2017 The North American Die Casting Association (NADCA) is excited to announce the first ever Die Casting Congress West at the Hilton Long Beach 701 W Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90831. The Congress will feature technology highlights of our Congress in Columbus earlier in 2016. The event will kick off with a cocktail reception on January 18 and lead into a full day of presentations on January 19.

NADCA Die Casting
Presentations to include:

Die Casting Alloys that will Allow the Die Caster to Compete with Alloys A356, A357, 358 and 359 In PM Applications
– Strontium Aluminate Replaces Alumina on Aluminum Melts at 500 ppm Sr and Provides Die Soldering Resistance
– Hypereutectic Al-Si-Mg-Sr Alloy with a Unique Microstructure and Improved Ductility
Presented by Dr. Raymond Donahue, Mercury Marine

Fluidity from a Heat Transfer Perspective
– Multi-time Scale Systems and Quasi Equilibrium
– The “Gating Equation” Updated
Presented by Dr. R. Allen Miller, The Ohio State University

An Investigation of the use of PVD Die Coatings to Minimize or Eliminate Lubrication During High Pressure Die Casting
– Evaluation of Die Lubricant Performance
– Preliminary Study on Ejection Force Prediction
Presented by Beau Glim, North American Die Casting Association

State of the Die Casting Industry
– New Surfacing Material DHW: From Repair Welding to Additive Manufacturing in Die Casting Molds
– Additive Manufacturing of Cores with Conformal Cooling Lines
Presented by Steve Udvardy, North American Die Casting Association

Register: http://www.diecasting.org/store/events/registration.aspx?event=conwest
Melisa Ryzner, CMP, NADCA Education & Meetings Manager, 847-808-3161

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Kinetic Die Casting Company
6918 Beck Avenue
North Hollywood, CA 91605
818-982-9200

NADCA North American Die Casting Association

http://www.kineticdiecasting.com/nadca.html

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Dec 162016
 

In March 2016, I posted an article that detailed the remaining 20 die casting companies in Southern California. Now today, there are two fewer die casting companies in 2016. Art Mold Die Casting Company closed in June 2016 and Rangers Die Casting Company sold in September 2016.

Here are the Southern California Die Casting Companies 2016 sorted alphabetically:
1. Alloy Die Casting Company
2. Aluminum Die Casting Company
3. Ambritt Die Casting Company
4. American Die Casting Company
5. Arrow Die Casting Company
6. (closed) Artmold Die Casting Company
7. Bucy Die Casting Company
8. California Die Casting Company
9. Cast Engineered Products Company
10. Cast-Rite Die Casting Company
11. Cox Die Casting Company
12. Die Cast of America Company
13. Dynacast Company
14. Hyatt Die Casting Company
15. International Die Casting Company
16. Kenwalt Die Casting Company
17. Kinetic Die Casting Company
18. Pacific Die Casting Company
19. Pioneer Die Casting Company
20. (sold) Rangers Die Casting Company

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Kinetic Die Casting Company
http://www.kineticdiecasting.com
(800) 524-8083
sales@kineticdc.com

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