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3 Advantages & Disadvantages of Additive Manufacturing Process Vs. PM

Sometimes manufacturing moves faster than its customers. Methods of manufacturing metal powder that seemed unthinkable a decade ago are now suddenly part of the ...
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Electric Motor Design 101: Choosing a Best-Fit Material

The design of an electrical machine is difficult at best. It’s always a compromise between manufacturability and performance.
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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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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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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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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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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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COMPONENT SPOTLIGHT: Engine Mounting System

Powder metal parts have been synonymous with the automotive industry for decades. Still, manufacturers continue to unearth new uses for powder metallurgy in the auto. ...
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Advantages of Powder Metallurgy Vs. Die Casting

When order volume exceeds a few dozen, process economics dictate a near-net shape manufacturing process with little after-work necessary. Many engineers and buyers ...
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The Future of Internal Combustion Engine Design: 5 Trends for 2020

The invention of the internal combustion (IC) engine was a boon to transportation and efficiency and all things America. But, as IC technology ages and environmental ...
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