Article - 12 Apr 2018
Anyone who has accidentally put metal in a microwave oven knows that metal and microwaves are not friends. However, microwaves can be used in targeted, specific ways for the heat treatment of metals.
Article - 19 Sep 2005
Research continues worldwide on methods to improve the efficiency and integrity of hip replacement procedures. The present investigation focused on the insertion procedure of the implant into the...
Article - 14 Jan 2019
In this interview, AZoM speaks to Andrew Klein the Director of R&D at the ExOne Company about the importance of powder flow in 3D printing.
Article - 16 Jan 2018
The size and shape of particles used for 3D printing can impact the printing quality, particle measurement can be used to explore this relationship.
Article - 2 Aug 2016
Lightweight metals are often produced for operations where lightweight and improved performance properties are required.
Article - 3 May 2007
Particulate materials are used in all manner of applications, many of which are encountered day to day.
Article - 19 Nov 2013
Over the last 100 years, stainless steel has played a vital role in many industries ranging from nuclear energy and, healthcare, right through to domestic appliances we use every day.
Article - 14 May 2002
Each step in the production of components via powder metallurgy process is briefly outlined. From the raw materials, through forming and sintering. Secondary processes such as heat treatments are...
Article - 26 Jul 2002
Metal injection moulding is a variation on traditional powder metallurgy, with significant advantages which are outlined. The process is briefly explained and applied to a gas fitting flange, where it...
Article - 8 Aug 2017
This article discusses 3D additive manufactured parts and the heat treatment required.