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Design for Manufacturability Part 3: Structural Powder Metal Parts

To raise the bar for performance or cost efficiency in any manufacturing design, you first must learn the basics.
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5 Things to Tell Your Powder Metallurgy Manufacturer About Your Design

Powder metallurgy (PM) is increasing in popularity for both magnetic and structural  applications. But no matter how many design proposals come across the desk of a PM ...
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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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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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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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INFOGRAPHIC: Powder Metallurgy Process Flow Chart

The process for making a powder metal part is often overlooked in terms of how much it impacts the finished product. It’s a shame, because how powder parts are made is ...
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Sintering Process for Powder Metallurgy | Advantages & Disadvantages

At this point, we all know that powder metallurgy can make small, complex parts for a variety of industries, including: Electric motors  HVAC Automotive Firearms Lawn ...
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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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Sinter Bonding & Brazing for Enhanced Shape Making

Powder metallurgy (PM) is a highly unique and nuanced process, even down to the joining of parts. While welding is the obvious choice for many manufacturing processes, ...
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