Other Sites of Interest

The Metal Injection Molding Association works closely with global organizations to encourage the growth of the MIM, and powder metallurgy (PM) industry.

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PickPM.com is a resource for component designers and engineers exploring the possibilities of all types of powder metallurgy technology. Explore case studies, review a directory of PM fabricators, study the design center, and much more.

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MPIF Digital Library

The Metal Powder Industries Federation’s resource for the PM Industry, the Digital Library offers users the opportunity to download thousands of individual technical manuscripts from MPIF conference proceedings dating back to 1946.

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Guide to PM Microstructures

Guide to Powder Metallurgy Microstructures

A tool for PM parts manufacturers and the end-user community as a whole, this website is used to interpret powder metallurgy microstructures. The user is able to reference materials processed by conventional sintering, elevated temperature sintering, accelerated cooling rates, etc., to determine phase and structures of the materials. Specimen preparation and proper selection of etchants is also covered.

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Global PM Property Database

Global Powder Metallurgy Property Database

Explore this free interactive database, which provides material property information to help you make an informed choice about using PM materials.

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Metal Powder Industries Federation

The Metal Powder Industries Federation is a federation of six trade associations representing various aspects of powder metallurgy (PM), metal powders, and particulate materials. Our mission is to advance the interests of the metal powder producing and consuming industries.

Throughout its long history, MPIF has been a champion of this innovative technology, providing our member companies with valuable services that help advance the art and science of powder metallurgy while promoting technological benefits to prospective end users.

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APMI International

APMI International

APMI International is a non-profit professional society which promotes the advancement of powder metallurgy (PM) and particulate materials as a science. Its purpose is to disseminate and exchange information about PM and particulate materials through publications, conferences, and other activities of the society.

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Center for Powder Metallurgy Technology

The Center for Powder Metallurgy Technology (CPMT) merges the academic and corporate powder metallurgy (PM) worlds together with a joint goal to promote PM industry progress.

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