Die Casting Machine Linkage Repair and Rebuild

Columbia Machine Works rebuilt this linkage for a die casting machine. The linkage was first disassembled, cleaned, and inspected. We then removed all of the bushings and line-bored the linkage bores to bring them back to spec. New pins and bushings were machined to match the bores, then the linkage was re-assembled and painted. Die casting and injection molding machinery …

Refurbishing 15″ Diameter Tie Bar for a Die Casting Machine

Pictured is one of the larger size of tie bars (15″ diameter) that we refurbish in our largest CNC lathe. Everything you see in this photo was machined new by Columbia Machine Works onto an existing tie bar that had broken. New tie bars, as well as most any die casting or injection molding machine components, are expensive to replace. …