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How Metal Powder Is Made: Step 1 of the Powder Metallurgy Process

When most people think of the metal-making process, they picture a stream of molten metal pouring into a mold -- it makes a nice visual for films and commercials. But ...
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Basic Design Considerations & Rules of Powder Metallurgy Materials

Whether you're new to the world of powder metallurgy design or want to take your current component to the next level, you’re going to need help. Since powder metal is ...
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History of Powder Metallurgy Processes at Horizon

Powder metallurgy manufacturers should always be working to stay ahead of the industries it serves.
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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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Powder Metallurgy and Sintering Processes 101: 6 Fascinating Facts

Powder metal technology is actually quite interesting... If you can wade through all the industry lingo and terminology. For a newcomer looking to improve a new or ...
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Powdered Metal: What’s the Difference Between Sintering and Melting?

If you’re new to powder metallurgy or aren’t involved in the design process, the difference between sintering and melting can be hard to find. 
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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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What Is Sintered Soft Magnetic Material?

You know about the ability of powder metallurgy to lower component cost. One of the other benefits of powder metallurgy (PM) is that you can tailor the material ...
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Friction Stir Welding Materials: Are Powder Metal Parts an Option?

When you think of all the ways to join metals, friction stir welding probably isn’t the first thing that pops into your head. This is especially true if you use powder ...
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