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Can Electric Wheel Hub Motors Be Even More Efficient?

The move to electric mobility is well past passenger cars.
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How to Reduce Rare-Earth Motor Magnet Use With Soft Magnetic Composite

Every engineer using rare-earth magnets (REMs) in their motor design has a problem today. 
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DFM Part 2: Sintered Soft Magnetic Materials in Powder Metallurgy

Different branches of powder metallurgy (PM) materials have very different design considerations. It’s a fact of life for PM manufacturers but sometimes a hard lesson ...
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Electric Motor Design: Radial vs. Axial & Transverse Flux

As an engineer tasked with bringing your product into the future, you probably have many decisions to make when choosing the motor design of your AC project. The most ...
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Design for Manufacturability Part 1: Powder Metal Parts & SMCs

Powder metallurgy has grown increasingly popular for the fabrication of complex-yet-reliable components. But what if we told you there was a nearly entirely different ...
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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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The Future of Micromobility: E-Bike Motor Design Trends 2021 & PM's ...

  • Horizon Technology
  • 04.28.2021
  • Costs
Imagine running errands on an e-bike, e-scooter, or e-skateboard and leaving your car at home. That’s a look into the future of micromobility. In fact, in many cities ...
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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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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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