Casting Fluids

Blachford supplies Quaker Quacast®, a liquid casting fluid made from natural or synthetic compounds to provide protection and improve surface characteristics required in the casting of hot liquid metals. Quacast® is used in molds and dies designed for liquid injection or spray for casting steel and non-ferrous metals.

Quaker DIE SLICK® is a line of water soluble lubricant and water free die release agents for aluminum, zinc and magnesium high pressure die casting operations. These products are known for superior properties that include excellent release and die protection, no staining, minimal buildup, and stable emulsions resulting in bright castings. DIE SLICK® products form a resilient die film that resists soldering and promotes good metal flow.