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Explore Our Case Studies on Powder Metallurgy Parts

The below case studies on powder metallurgy have all won various awards from the Metal Powder Industries Federation‘s (MPIF) annual Design Excellence Awards Competition. The MPIF is a federation of six trade associations representing various aspects of powder metallurgy (PM), metal powders, and particulate materials.

These award-winning PM parts illustrate how design guidelines have been used to create real-world applications. In many cases, the limitations of the component guidelines have been exceeded by the special expertise of the PM fabricator to gain a product advantage. The advantages to using powder metallurgy are numerous; but perhaps the most beneficial is that PM is a high-value net-forming solution capable of optimizing performance for many critical applications.

The case studies on this site range across all market segments. You’ll find powder metallurgy to be a fixture of the automotive market, a staple in the medical world, and utilized in many applications in your every day life from electronics and recreation to industrial and agricultural uses.

Differential Gear Set

Automotive—Engine, Transmission & Chassis

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Front Site Base

Aerospace & Military

Catcher Tension Bar

Lawn & Garden /

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Endoscopic Device Parts

Medical & Dental

Bathtub Drain Tool

Hand Tools/Recreation

Clutch Hub

Industrial Motors / Controls & Hydraulics

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Planetary Gear

Hardware / Appliciances

Stapling Device Shuttle

Electronic/ Electrical

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