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NEWS AND UPDATES

Zinc Die Casting, as a process is constantly evolving with the introduction of new processes and techniques. This page will allow you to follow the very latest developments within MDL. Learn about the benefits of zinc die casting with us, and follow our process as we look forward with our vision to remain the UK’s market-leading manufacturer of hand-finished die cast components. 

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SUBCON 2019 – Join Us On Stand A49
FIND OUT MORE Following the success of our attendance in 2018 - MDL will be at this years Subcon show at the NEC in Birmingham from Tuesday 4th – Thursday 6th June on stand A49. Subcon is the UK's leading event for subcontract manufacturing professionals looking to source suppliers, and secure the right partners to help remain competitive in every sector. Over the course of...
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Increasing Perceived Product Quality
Small changes in component design, manufacturing and finishing can significantly impact upon the perceived quality of an OEM product or appliance. The surprising thing here too is that unit costs need not necessarily increase if materials and other efficiencies are explored. Component Weight Perceived quality can increase with component weight. Handles, levers, rails, knobs and other parts that are touched or activated by an end...
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McDonald Die Casting Ltd 2018 Award Winners
Dr Pam Murrell from the Cast Metals Federation visited this morning to present McDonald Diecasting's Mark Fisher with the 'Company Achievement' accolade that we scooped in the Federation's Awards at the end of last year. Visit mcdonald-diecasting.co.uk for more information on how we can help manufacturers give their finished products THE FINISHING TOUCH with aesthetically stunning components.
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Choosing The Right Die Cast Supplier
Where should I source diecastings from? Many diecastings used in the UK are sourced from the EU or Asia. The EU has traditionally offered fast access to high quality castings, slightly higher unit costs and better service. Whilst the common perception has been that Asia offers lower unit costs, this is no longer the case. The commodity price of zinc alloy has risen globally in...
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