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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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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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Considerations for e-Scooter, e-Motorcycle, & e-Bike Motor Design

Electric motor design for personal transport -- including e-bikes, e-scooters and e-motorcycles – has come into its own in the past decade. These “alternative” motors ...
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Hysteresis & Core Loss in Induction Motors: SMC Vs. Steel Lamination

Have you ever wished you had superpowers that could stop both hysteresis and eddy current loss in a project that demanded high magnetic performance?
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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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What Is Sinter Brazing in Powder Metallurgy?

Attaching components to one another requires in-depth understanding of the qualities of the metals in each component. 
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What Is Sinter Bonding in Powder Metallurgy?

Optimizing a project for powder metallurgy isn’t just a matter of pouring a mix into a Play-Doh machine and cranking it out. The sintering process in powder metallurgy ...
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Introduction to Magnetics & Powdered Metal

Magnetics are often critical to a winning automotive or otherwise motor-based project. Some engineers don’t even realize they need a component with magnetic properties ...
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What is Sintered Metal?

When you start investigating how powdered metal parts are made, learning about sintered metal is essential. Many of the things we love most about powder metallurgy can ...
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