Dennis Marak

Owner of M&E Machine and Equipment Rebuild LLC.

Started his career in Die Casting in 1976 with Kuhlman Die Casting in Monroe City, MO in the Furnace Department.

Then moving to the Die Casting Department and Plant Maintenance until relocating to Rutherfordton, NC in 1988 to work at Aallied Die casting.

Dennis started M&E in 1997 while still working at Aallied, troubleshooting and maintaining equipment.

After 22 years in Die casting, Dennis transitioned into full-time, self-employed ownership of M&E where he has remained successful for more than 12 years.

M&E offers many new and used options for your equipment needs, including our used or rebuilt equipment exchange program, so give us a call at (828) 286-1477 today.

M&E Services

  Equipment Rebuild
  • Ladlers
  • Reciprocators
  • Extractors
  • Trim Presses
  • Hose & Fittings
  • Cylinder Repair
  • Custom Cylinders
  • Pumps & Valves
  Custom Equipment
  • Dry Lube Dispenser
  • Dry Lube Delivery Cyl.
  • Die Spray Proportioning
  • Die Spray Reclaimers
  Mechanical Parts
  • Spur Gears
  • Shafts - Pins
  • Gearboxes
  • Counter Balance Arms
  • Ladler Arms
  Electronic Parts
  • Encoders
  • DC Motors
  • AC Motors
  • Limit Switches
  Welding Fabrication
  • Acetylene
  • Arc Welding
  • MIG Welding
  • TIG Welding

Custom Die Casting Equipment

die spray reclaimer

Die Spray Reclaimer

1) Tank size is approx. 36" L X 16" H X 18" W. Approx. 18 gal. of mixed spray.
2) The diaphragm pump and pressure tank mount inside for protection.
3) Removable catch pin in lid. Catches the majority of flash and unwanted debris.
4) Float control is installed to eliminate lube storage and overflows.
5) The suction filter is to catch the smaller the particles before entering the pump.
6) We will test the unit for proper operation before shipping.
7) Paint the unit to company request. (any single color)

This Unit Has Three Lines To Connect: Air In, Lube In and Lube Out

NOTE: Electricity Is Not Required To Operate This Unit

If the size of the unit does not fit your space requirements. We will be gladly modify it to your drawings.

dry lube dispenser

Dry Lube Dispenser

*Unit size is approx. 14"w x 22"t x 8"d.
*Uses 115 volts.
*Equipped to dispense lube small too large.
*No air driven mechanism or slides to gum up.
*Controls are mounted inside to reduce damage.
*Re-settable counter to track tip and sleeve wear.
*Time controlled air valve to assist the lube and reduce build up in the tube.
*Dispensing devise is driven by a 96:1 gear motor and controlled by an adjustable timer.
*Hopper holds approx. 2-½ gal. of dry lube.
*Units are powder coated to add longer paint life.
*Each unit comes with a 90-day warranty.
By owning your dispenser, you have the flexibility to shop around for the best lube prices. Depending on usage. You could payback your cost in on year or less.

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Dry Lube Delivery Cylinder

No more hanging tubes plugging and melting over the shot hole. The cylinder will advance to the shot hole, deliver the lube and the retract out of the way. This will eliminate build up in the cylinder tube and costly lube waste and down time. The cylinder comes complete with air soleniod, and mounting bracket. The cylinder comes standard with an 8" stroke.

spray package for reciprocator

Spray Package for Reciprocator

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Die Spray Proportioning Tank/Unit

The unit is 2'HX2'LX1'W made of stainless steel. The aluminum diaphragm pump sets on top and is air operated. The pump is a 1 to 1 ratio with 100-PSI max. Water is controlled with a 120 V. valve and a stainless steel float. It has a manual by-pass to operate the unit when maintenence is needed. A DI 150 Dosatron unit controls the dosage. It will allow a mixing ratio of 1:100 to 1:20 at 11 GPM. Operating pressure is 4.3 to 85 PSI. All electrical connections are made in a watertight enclosure.

NOTE: If the size of the unit above does not fit your requirements please let us know. We will re-quote with your specifications.

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Spray Head Test Station

Eliminate down time. Test your spray heads before you install them on your reciprocator. We can custom fit this unit to accept any spray head assembly.