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Basic Aluminum Casting Co.

For over half a century The Basic Aluminum Casting Company has been a privately held, financially solid die casting company with a professional integrity matched by few in today’s industry.diecasting

At The Basic Aluminum Casting Company, we bring quality die casting with delivery and pricing achieved through a sound business organization. Centrally located in Cleveland, Ohio, we’re easily accessible across the Midwest and the entire United States. Occupying over 55,000 square feet at our plant, Basic has serves the transportation and general manufacturing industries and beyond! The Basic Aluminum Casting Company can be best described as an engineering company with one simple trait – creating die cast products  from listening and understanding our customer’s needs.  A strong commitment to that and a focus on quality has enabled us to continue to be one of the best and oldest names in the industry.

Whatever the application or industry, Basic offers a dependable and economical die cast component. Over 50 years of experience means thousands of die cast applications, analyzed, designed and produced. This long and varied experience is embodied in a stable organization which assures a steady and continuous service in production demands.

AUTOMOTIVE
Transfer cases
Transmission cases
Extension housings
Steering components
Engine components
Stators
Reactors
Impellers
Clutch pistons
Front Engine Covers

VALVE EQUIPMENT
Hydraulic
Pneumatic
Natural gas
Pump bodies
GENERAL INDUSTRY
Power transmission
Regulator equipment
Material handling
Heat sinks
Electronic housings
Telephone and telecommunication components
Commercial seating
APPLIANCE
Vacuum cleaner
Office furniture
LAWN AND GARDEN
Mower deck
Tractor components
Mower transmissions bodies
Gear cases

 

Basic has experience with performing many different finishing operations on its castings. “One Stop Shopping” is the goal of Basic’s product support. These finishing operations exist to allow Basic to ship parts that meet whatever requirements the end user may have. Depending on volume requirements, pricing or timing Basic may either out-source finishing requirements or create dedicated processing cells to complete the work in-house.

Finishing operations may include:

SECONDARY OPERATIONS
Trimming
Machining (CNC)
Drill Tap
Mill
Ream
Tap
Fly-Cutting
COATING/FINISH
Anodize
Alodine
Wet spray
Powder
E-Coat
Shot-Blast
Vibratory Finish
BAR CODING
Flexibility to design variations to meet specific customer needs as well as AIAG format

 

ASSEMBLY
Light bench assembly
Component Installation
Packaging
EDI
On line capability for advance shipping notification
Schedule and planning releases
JIT DELIVERY
Coordination to customer specific delivery requirements