CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., — G.W. Smith and Sons, a Quaker Chemical Company, is a leading innovator in the die cast lubricant industry is always taking initiatives to address customer needs with an insider’s understanding and the expertise to formulate specialized solutions for die casters worldwide. To help support their customer’s needs, G.W. Smith has expanded their product portfolio in the die casting industry with the addition of new high performance plunger lubricants PLUNGER SLICK(TM) 200T and PLUNGER SLICK(TM) WB10T, and new robotic greases QUAKERTEK(TM) AXIAL 00-32 and QUAKERTEK(TM) LS 032B-EP.

PLUNGER SLICK(TM) 200T and PLUNGER SLICK(TM) WB10-T are a high performance plunger lubricant formulated for aluminum die casting operations. Engineered chemistries provide excellent boundary protection for plunger tips and shot sleeves. Key benefits include strong adherence to plunger tip, extended tip and sleeve life reducing cycle times and clean and bright castings.

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Register Today for the Die Casting Congress Tabletop – Final Week to Use Coupon Code and Receive Advance Registration Pricing

Attendee Registration for the 2014 Die Casting Congress Tabletop is open. The Die Casting Congress and Tabletop will be held September 22-24, 2014, at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, WI.

This event will feature three days of Congress sessions, technical and management presentations that will be given by experts from around the world. These presentations will expose metalcasters to the latest technology, ongoing research and successful management tools that will assist companies in enhancing their competitiveness.

In addition to the Congress sessions, this exposition will feature more than 130 exhibitors, the International Die Casting Design Competition, the Die Casting Awards Lunch and a special new event, Afterhours with the Exhibitors.

Advanced registration pricing has now ended. Are you interested in continuing to get early registration pricing? Simply use coupon code TABLETOPNEWS at the time of checkout to receive the advanced registration rate. This offer is only good until September 12 and is valid ONLY when registering online. The coupon code discount is only available at the time of checkout. No refunds will be issued for failure to apply this code at the time of checkout.

The Die Casting Congress Tabletop is an exclusive event to the die casting industry and its suppliers. For more information or to register please click here.

We hope to see you there!

Kickoff Fall with NADCA National Education Courses

NADCA’s education division is excited to announce the release of the 2014 Fall Education Schedule. This fall NADCA will be offering the following courses:

EC-205 Quick Die Change – September 29

EC-515 Die Casting Defects – September 30

EC-806 Die Casting Cost Estimating – October 1

EC-700 PQ2 – October 6 

EC-514 Gating Design – October 7-8 

EC-506 Engineering Die Casting Dies – October 20-21 

EC-606 Product Design – October 22 

EC-410 Process Control – October 27 

EC-420 Machine Systems – October 28 

EC-430 Process Monitoring – October 29 

EC-415 Thermal Design & Control – November 3-4 

Don’t miss out on your chance to gain valuable knowledge about die casting parts and processes! To registering for a course click here. To register for multiple courses simply add each course you would like to register for in your cart then check out.

If you would like to learn about other education services NADCA offers please visit: or contact Melisa Ryzner at 847.808.3161.

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