Zinc Die Cast Mounting Bracket

Zinc Die Casting Advantage

The many components that make up the zinc die casting advantage are why we choose to “Think Zinc” at Deco Products. Deco Products has been a trusted zinc die cast manufacturer for 60 years. Deco Products is still providing exceptional service and quality products for the a multitude of industries. A few services Deco Products…

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cost effective advantages of zinc

Cost Effective Advantages of Zinc

There are several cost effective advantages of zinc. Many advances in technology have allowed Deco Products to provide innovative, lighter weight, longer lasting, and more cost effective products in several key areas. These benefits often exceed those of cast aluminum, plastics, bronze, and most cast irons.   With a variety of zinc alloys to choose…

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zinc material advantage

Zinc Material Advantages

The ability to create a casting from zinc is the first of many zinc material advantages we focus on at Deco Products. Why is zinc a great alloy for your design? A zinc material advantage is zinc can create a lot of different features that cannot be done with other materials. When zinc is melted…

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NADCA or North American Die Casting Association logo - Collaborative Engineering

NADCA Collaborative Engineering Reduces Costs, Improves Production Efficiency

Please see the following linked article that exemplifies Deco Products emphasis for collaborative engineering, from NADCA (North American Die Casting Association).   Intrinsic to Deco’s value proposition is our commitment for Engineering Partnerships.  This is key for mutually successful projects, to promote lower development and piece price cost, and a ultimately long-term WIN-WIN relationships.   Please review…

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Deco Products Zinc Die Casting Launder Line - Tooling Transfer

Tooling Transfer Projects at Deco Products

Deco Products has systems, equipment, and operational  & engineering experts to ensure stress-free and expedited tooling transfer projects.   Please see further information on these processes and proven results!   Deco Products has been a “Made in USA” zinc die casting manufacturer since 1960. Deco Products provides exceptional service and quality products for a multitude of…

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Deco Products Die Casting News

Die Casting News

CLICK TO VIEW  CURRENT AND PAST DECO DIE CASTING E-NEWSLETTERS Deco News – March 2020 (PDF Version) (Web Version) Deco News – May 2019 (PDF Version) (Web Version) Deco News – March 2019 (PDF Version) (Web Version) Deco News – October 2018 (PDF Version) (Web Version) Deco News – December 2017 (PDF Version) (Web Version) Deco…

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Zinc Die Cast Furnace - Molten Zinc Alloy Properties

Die Cast Zinc Alloy Properties

Die Cast Zinc Alloy Properties Zinc’s high strength and hardness lends itself to many solutions and it’s the ideal alternative to machined, pressed, stamped, and fabricated components.  Zinc alloys are the easiest for die casting. Ductility is high and impact strength is excellent, making these alloys suitable for a wide range of products. Zinc die…

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Zinc Die Casting with Runner and Sprue

Trade Show Schedule

A Trade show is a great venue for us to meet potential and current customers.  We love to share information about zinc die castings and the zinc die casting process. Deco exhibits at a variety of trade shows throughout the year. At the Deco booth you will find knowledgeable personnel whom can show you various…

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Zinc Die Cast Valve Body

The DECO Advantage

The Deco Advantage guide serves to help designers and material specifiers to better understand the capabilities of zinc casting alloys for product applications. What is the Deco Advantage? Zinc casting alloys are versatile engineering materials. As a result, no other alloy system provides the combination of strength, toughness, rigidity, bearing performance, and economical castability. Listed are zinc alloy attributes which…

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Thermal Image of Zinc Die Cast Tool

Thermal Imaging

Deco has recently purchased a new Fluke Ti Series Thermal Camera. With this camera we will use thermal imaging information to maintain specific die temperatures. Obtaining a specific die temperature can be critical in casting a good quality part. However, this ideal die temperature can be hard to achieve due to variability in production. Prior…

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Zinc Die Cast Mold Flow Simulation

Mold Flow Simulation Modeling

Mold flow simulation is a great way for Deco engineers to understand what zinc alloys are going to do in a die cast mold before the zinc is cast. One of the great mysteries of die casting is, “What is happening inside the mold?” First of all, within a few milliseconds, a rush of molten…

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Zinc Die Cast Gear

Utilizing Zinc in Manufacturing

Want an inside look at how Deco Products & its customers are utilizing zinc? Watch this video to hear from one of Deco’s Owners, the General Manager, and other Deco employees! Utilizing Zinc in Manufacturing Deco Products has been a “Made in USA” zinc die casting manufacturer since 1960. Deco Products provides exceptional service and…

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