MCDONALD DIECASTING LTD
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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How Accurate is Zinc Die Casting and Things to Consider?
You are currently surrounded by products that are produced in diecasts. When you turn the taps on or drive your car, almost every product or part of the product you use in your daily life has a component that is manufactured with diecasting in some form. The die casting process gives you the ability to produce repeatedly detailed and highly accurate components which makes it...
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Low-Pressure vs. High-Pressure Die Casting
The different capabilities and restrictions of high-pressure and low-pressure die-casting processes need to be taken into account when choosing a method of production to meet your component requirements. Low-pressure die-casting accounts for around 20% of light metal casting but, the most commonly used is high-pressure die-casting which accounts for around 50% of light metal casting. Low pressure die-casting primarily uses alloys with low melting points...
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Meet Darren Gregg – Production Manager
Meet Darren Gregg, production manager at MDL. Darren has over 32 years of experience working at MDL. He started with us as a casting shop general operative but through extremely hard work has gained various promotions to reach his current position. Darren states that demonstrating the core values at MDL has become the fundamental driving force for all our decisions. He has seen many changes...
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New Drilling and Tapping Machine Delivering Results
We are delighted to see that the installation of our new drilling and tapping machine delivering results. It will extend our capabilities to offer multifunctional finishing and post castings operations to customers who require the finishing touch. Precision in motion Manufactured by Camtool Engineering Ltd - A specialist bespoke machine manufacturer only a stone’s throw away in Coseley, it offered the perfect solution for our requirements...
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