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Electric Motor Core Material: Steel Laminate vs Soft Magnetic Powder

Vehicles are filled with motors -- and the number continues to climb. More motors means more performance demands. And that means more research is necessary to identify ...
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Somaloy 700: Electromagnetic Component Design Optimized at Last

Powder metal does more than you might think -- if you’ve got the right material. Knowing the strengths and subtleties of each material process can make your product ...
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SMCs Are Changing Cooling System Design in Electric Vehicles & More

Large cooling fan assemblies meant to cool electric motors consume a lot of energy and space. There’s a need for new solutions for electric motor designs that offer ...
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INFOGRAPHIC: Powder Metallurgy Process Flow Chart

The process for making a powder metal part is often overlooked in terms of how much it impacts the finished product. It’s a shame, because how powder parts are made is ...
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Sintering Process for Powder Metallurgy | Advantages & Disadvantages

At this point, we all know that powder metallurgy can make small, complex parts for a variety of industries, including: Electric motors  HVAC Automotive Firearms Lawn ...
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Judging the Efficiency of Different Electric Vehicle Motor Designs

You’d have a hard time finding a vehicle today that doesn’t have several auxiliary electric motors. Even internal combustion engines use electric motors throughout the ...
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BLDC Motor Design: Segmentation Using Powder Metallurgy

We have well established the benefits of using SMC materials in stator applications compared to lamination steels. SMC Powder metal can improve performance and reduce ...
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Powertrain/Electric Motor NVH Analysis & Design Considerations

The common consumer wants a car that will get them from point A to point B without any added hassle or distraction. Electric vehicles improve driver experience by ...
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Replacing Forging Applications with Advanced Powder Metal Technology

If you’re considering forged parts for your manufacturing and assembly needs, you probably know that closed die forging, also known as impression die forging, is a ...
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Sinter Bonding & Brazing for Enhanced Shape Making

Powder metallurgy (PM) is a highly unique and nuanced process, even down to the joining of parts. While welding is the obvious choice for many manufacturing processes, ...
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