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Motor Weight Reduction Via Powder Metallurgy Materials

Weight is a concern in just about every metal-based product today. Notably, cars have been on a strict diet for years now, and powder metallurgy materials have had an ...
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The Advantages of Sintering With a S.M.A.R.T. Furnace

Famous automakers around the world rely on the sintering process in powder metallurgy to improve their components’ performance and economic efficiency. New advances in ...
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5 Things to Tell Your Powder Metallurgy Supplier About Your Design NOW

Powder metallurgy (PM) is increasing in popularity for both magnetic and structural  applications. But no matter how many design proposals come across the desk of a PM ...
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8 Common Secondary Operations in Powder Metallurgy

Making components through powder metallurgy is an exercise in trimming the fat. Its ability to create a net shape part means you can skip some -- or all -- secondary ...
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Sizing in Powder Metallurgy: Ensure a Net Shape Part

Sintering is a wonderful way to improve part properties via powder metallurgy (PM). But like any other manufacturing process, it’s not perfect. A component that goes ...
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COMPONENT SPOTLIGHT: Improve Solenoid Response Time With Sintering

Some industries are constantly addressing the need for more speed, and electromagnetics is no different. Specifically, solenoid response time seems to be a sticking ...
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What's the Most Durable Powder Metallurgy Material?

When considering the composition and design of a component for a new product -- or a redesigned one -- you probably have a certain attribute you’re prioritizing above ...
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Powder Metallurgy Vs. Stamping: Advantages & Disadvantages

Stamping has produced pieces from cold sheet metal for hundreds of years. In contrast, the powder metallurgy process is even older and involves temperatures that reach ...
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Skipping Steps: Sinter Hardening vs. Conventional Sintering Processes

A discussion about the efficiency and performance possibilities of modern metal manufacturing is incomplete without the concept of sintering in powder metallurgy.
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Powder Metallurgy Vs. Machining: Advantages & Disadvantages

All manufacturing processes and technologies have their share of pros and cons. Yet, when it comes to powder metallurgy, few processes have changed for the better in a ...
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