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Skipping Steps: Sinter Hardening vs. Conventional Sintering Processes

A discussion about the efficiency and performance possibilities of modern metal manufacturing is incomplete without the concept of sintering in powder metallurgy.
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Powder Metallurgy Vs. Machining: Advantages & Disadvantages

All manufacturing processes and technologies have their share of pros and cons. Yet, when it comes to powder metallurgy, few processes have changed for the better in a ...
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Decoding Hysteresis Loss in DC Motors With the BH Magnetization Curve

Looking for the right material and process for your metal project? You can learn a great deal about the properties of a ferromagnetic material by studying its magnetic ...
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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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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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What Is Soft Magnetic Composite?

  • Horizon Technology
  • 04.27.2020
  • FAQ
In recent decades, trends in automotive and other industries have spiked demand for new magnetic materials. As a result, in the mid-1990s the very first components made ...
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What Are the Best Materials for Electric Motor Design?

The design of an electrical motor is difficult at best. It’s always a compromise between manufacturability and performance.
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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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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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Electrical Switchgear Parts Design Guide: 6 Bright Ideas

The #1 priority of any design involving electricity should be user safety.
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