PM on the rise
- Ford PM use: 50 lbs. by 2000. // Ward's Auto World;Jun95, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p41
Reports on Ford Motor Co.'s increased utilization of powder metal (PM) parts in its car parts.
- Powder Metal Use Continues to Grow in '02. Winter, Drew // Ward's Auto World;Sep2001, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p56
Forecasts the increased use of powder metal in automobile parts in 2002. Increase in the volume of powder metal used in automobiles from 1991 to 2002; Benefits of powder metals; Automobiles which use powder metals.
- OPTIONS IN RAPID PROTOTYPING TECHNOLOGY. Gould, Lawrence S. // Automotive Design & Production;Apr2006, Vol. 118 Issue 4, p84
Provides information on electron-beam melting (EBM) technology used to transform metal powder into real metal automobile parts. Advantages of the EBM system; Use of the technology by Stratasys Inc.; Configuration of the FDM Vantage X offered by Stratasys.
- Cars to carry more powder-metal parts. // Machine Design;10/26/95, Vol. 67 Issue 19, p30
Reports on the increased use of powder-metal industry products in the automobile industry in the United States. Impact of the increased use on the powder-metal industry; Powder-metal parts in Ford cars; Powder-metal sales in 1994.
- Nylon manifolds a hit. // Machine Design;01/30/97, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p92
Discusses the trend in using nylon for the air-intake manifolds of United States-made automobiles. Projection of huge demand for nylon in the end of the decade; Popularity of glass-fiber-reinforced type 6/6 nylon among automobile manufacturers due to higher melt temperature and performance...
- New Polypropylene/PPO Alloys Fill a Cost/Performance Gap. Naitove, Matthew H. // Plastics Technology;May2001, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p47
Introduces a family of thermoplastics for automotive and other markets. Offering of intermediate range of cost and performance between those of TPO and engineering resins; Competitive properties.
- Possibility of electric-pulse sintering of powder nanostructural composites. Anisimov, A. G.; Mali, V. I. // Combustion, Explosion, & Shock Waves;Mar2010, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p237
The activities described in the paper are aimed at solving the problem of forming various articles from homogeneous metallic powders of copper and molybdenum, from a mixture of copper, titanium, and boron powders, and from a mixture of the copper powder with uniformly distributed particles of...
- Magnetic properties of Smâ€“Feâ€“N bulk magnets produced by compression shearing method. Saito, Tetsuji; Sato, Hisanobu; Fukui, Masato; Takeishi, Hiroyuku // Journal of Applied Physics;4/15/2006, Vol. 99 Issue 8, p08B509
Sm-Fe-N powder was successfully consolidated into bulk materials at room temperature by the compression shearing method. Regardless of the applied shear stress, the resultant bulk materials retained the original Sm2Fe17N3 phase structure without any appreciable decomposition of the Sm2Fe17N3...
- Electromagnetic and absorption properties of urchinlike Ni composites at microwave frequencies. Liu, T.; Zhou, P. H.; Xie, J. L.; Deng, L. J. // Journal of Applied Physics;May2012, Vol. 111 Issue 9, p093905
In this paper, nearly monodispersed urchinlike Ni powders were synthesized by a simple hydrogen-thermal reduction method. Electromagnetic and absorption characteristics were then investigated at 0.5-18 GHz. The permeability spectra present four resonance peaks over the whole frequency range. The...