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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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Powder Metal Forging: Is It Possible?

As more metal parts producers learn about the advantages of powder metallurgy, they search for new and improved ways to use this process. At the same time, they’re ...
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COMPONENT SPOTLIGHT: Electrical Lamination + SMC Powder Metal Part

Welcome back to our PM Component Spotlight series, where we ID ideal components for metal powder manufacturing. 
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CHART: Asterisks & Advantages of Powder Metallurgy Vs. Other Methods

Manufacturers are always looking for an advantage. Often they’re comparing apples to apples, but when they really crave innovation or a more cost-effective part, they ...
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How to Improve Magnetic Saturation in DC Motors? With Powder Metal

There’s no shortage of engineers coming to Horizon and other metal manufacturers with design issues relating to magnetism. Perhaps most interestingly, there’s a push to ...
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COMPONENT SPOTLIGHT: Bolt Action Rifle Trigger Mechanism

Welcome to our new PM Component Spotlight series!
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Metal Injection Molding: Materials, Applications, Cost, & How It Works

Metal injection molding (MIM) is a fairly new fabrication method, as least compared with centuries-old concepts like powder metallurgy. MIM evolved from a need for more ...
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Motors & More: Electrical Steel Uses & Whether Powder Metal's Better

No one process is consistently perfect for every single manufacturing application. There are times when electrical steel lamination is clearly the better option for a ...
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