NADCA Die Casting Standards

SKS is presently a member of the North American Die Casting Association (NADCA). We adhere to "NADCA Product Specification Standards for Die Casting Aluminum, Aluminum-MMC, Copper, Magnesium, Zinc and ZA Alloys", 9th Edition.

For further information, including obtaining a copy of the NADCA Standards, please contact:

North American Die Casting Association
3250 N. Arlington Heights Rd., Ste. 101
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Phone: 847.279.0001
Fax: 847.279.0002

The table of content below, from the NADCA Standards, lists the topics covered.

iv. Introduction 
v. Cross Reference to NADCA Standards, Guidelines & Checklists 
vii. List of NADCA Standards, Guidelines and Checklists 
viii. Current Revisions and Additions 
1. Process and Material Selection for Product Recyclability 
2. Tooling for Die Casting 
3. Alloy Data 
4A. Engineering & Design: Coordinate Dimensioning 
4B. Engineering & Design: Miniature Die Casting 
5. Engineering & Design: Geometric Dimensioning 
6. Engineering & Design: Additional Specification Guidelines 
7. Quality Assurance 
8. Commercial Practices 
9. Casting Examples 
10. Index/ Glossary of Die Casting Terms