Inland Die Casting

161 Carpenter Avenue
Wheeling, IL 60090
Phone: 847-541-2700
Fax: 847-541-7461


Inland Die Casting was founded in 1953 in Wheeling, Illinois. Once a small subsidiary of Aallied Die Casting Company of Illinois, Inland has grown to a 106,000 square foot modern facility, and has been a part of the RCM family of companies since its acquisition in 1977. As an RCM division, Inland has full access to the leading-edge resources of the combined RCM corporate-wide operations.

For further information regarding any of our processes or capabilities,please contact us at [email protected].

Inland’s Capabilities

Grand Total Manufacturing Space:

106,000 square feet

Alloys Cast:

Aluminum: 360, 380, 383, 413

Quality System Certifications:

  • ISO/TS 16949: 2009- Certified by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, Inc.
  • ISO 9001, 2008- Certified by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, Inc.

Die Casting Capabilities:

  • (17) state of the art die casting machines ranging from 400 tons to 2000 tons with real-time shot monitoring.
  • Vacuum assist available on all machines.
  • Central melt furnaces with high efficiency holding furnaces at each machine for best alloy temperature control.
  • Automatic alloy ladling, automatic die spraying, and robotic casting extraction for greatest repeatability.
  • Hydraulic trim presses ranging from 25 tons to 80 tons.

Secondary Processes:

Shot blasting, vibratory, sanding, ball burnishing.

Contracted Processes:

Polishing, buffing, painting (wet, powder, and e-coat), anodizing, impregnation, and plating (decorative and hard chrome finishes).

CNC Machining:

  • (11) vertical and horizontal CNC machining centers and lathes. Various stand-alone automated and manual drill / tap stations.
  • Dedicated and flexible type machining centers.

Engineering Capabilities:

  • Full engineering and toolroom services.
  • Inland offers in-house metal flow and thermal analysis utilizing both MAGMASOFT Simulation Software and thermal imaging equipment and software.
  • Models accepted in various formats including Solidworks, Pro-E, Autodesk, and Unigraphics.

QC Lab Capabilities:

  • Spectrometer for metallurgical analysis of alloys, real-time X-ray, CMM’s, destructive testing, pressure/leak-testing, and gaging.
  • Real-time shot monitoring system.

Rapid Prototyping:

  • Inland offers a full-range of rapid-prototyping services and can assist you in determining the best process to meet your requirements (e.g., timing and functionality).
  • Activities include engineering, tool build, process management (e.g., machine complete from billet, sand-cast, plaster-cast, investment cast, die cast in P20 tooling, etc.), inspection and delivery.