Sad news, another California die casting company is ceasing die casting operations. San Jose Die Casting Company, 2475 Autumnvale Drive, San Jose, CA 95131 will stop production of die casting parts. Here is the information from their website (http://sjdiecasting.com/):
San Jose Die Casting offers a one stop shop capability from design, to prototype and production. For over 50 years we have been the primary source of Aluminum and Zinc die castings, and machining of different materials for several companies inside and outside the Silicon Valley. San Jose Die Casting delivers top quality castings, prototype and production machining of any material needed, in any production stage required: from raw material to fully machined, to a painted and assembled finished product.
San Jose Die Casting is located in San Jose, California in the heart of the Silicon Valley. We provide castings and machining for computer, electronic, automotive, military, light wave technology, medical instruments, wireless communications, telecommunication industries, and many other industries. San Jose Die Casting has the ability to produce castings that are virtually free of porosity and inclusions with our Fondarex vacuum units.
San Jose Die Casting is committed to being the highest quality service provider in the die casting and machining industry. For over 50 years, our success has been achieved by providing quality that meet and exceed the customers requirements and expectations. San Jose Die Casting will assist the customer with the design of the product to minimize their expenses. Now is the time to determine how much San Jose Die Casting can be of an advantage to your company.
Die Casting (http://sjdiecasting.com/DieCasting.html)
San Jose Die Casting has die casting machines that vary from 150-850 tons. We have both cold and hot chamber die casting machines for Zinc and Aluminum. We cast parts that weigh a few ounces to ones that weigh 35 pounds. Our die casting machines are able to produce thin walled castings, deep heat sinks and achieve as cast parts with features on all sides with no machining to obtain significant savings in cost. Since our engineers work very closely with tool makers we are able to give very short lead times and assure that the product is to the highest quality. Our Fondarex advanced vacuum unit allows our castings to be virtually porosity free to assure the highest caliber parts. This vacuum process allows us to produce parts with thinner walls with excellent mechanical and thermal properties approaching A6061.