Metals http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8236/more en Stainless Steel http://machinedesign.com/metals/stainless-steel <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Eagle Stainless </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There's much to consider when choosing the right valve for your next application</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/metals/stainless-steel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/metals/stainless-steel#comments Design FAQs Metals Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:35:00 +0000 23891 at http://machinedesign.com 8 Tips for Lowering the Cost of Steel in Your Designs http://machinedesign.com/materials/8-tips-lowering-cost-steel-your-designs <div class="node-body article-body">Here are eight tips that can lead to stronger, lighter, and less expensive steel parts and products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/materials/8-tips-lowering-cost-steel-your-designs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/materials/8-tips-lowering-cost-steel-your-designs#comments Materials Metals Tue, 12 Jan 2016 17:10:00 +0000 55281 at http://machinedesign.com Gears Look to the Future for Material http://machinedesign.com/engineering-essentials/gears-look-future-material <div class="field-deck"> Recent advancements in material engineering have provided alternatives for gear materials. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Recent advancements in material engineering have provided alternatives for gear materials. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/engineering-essentials/gears-look-future-material" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/engineering-essentials/gears-look-future-material#comments Engineering Essentials Materials Metals Plastics and Composites Tue, 08 Dec 2015 15:58:00 +0000 54031 at http://machinedesign.com Optimizing Performance & Cost When Selecting Metal-to-Metal Seals for Drilled Holes http://machinedesign.com/metals/optimizing-performance-cost-when-selecting-metal-metal-seals-drilled-holes <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by SFC KOENIG </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Across industries such as transportation, fluid power, aerospace, medical and energy exploration, metal-to-metal sealing plugs fulfill...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/metals/optimizing-performance-cost-when-selecting-metal-metal-seals-drilled-holes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/metals/optimizing-performance-cost-when-selecting-metal-metal-seals-drilled-holes#comments White Papers Metals Thu, 03 Dec 2015 17:09:00 +0000 53811 at http://machinedesign.com Avoiding Corrosion on Fasteners http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/avoiding-corrosion-fasteners <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A major cause of failures in metal fasteners is electrochemical corrosion (rust), or so-called galvanic action. Engineers and designers alike can greatly reduce this type of corrosion by specifying fasteners made of the proper materials or with the right coatings.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/avoiding-corrosion-fasteners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/avoiding-corrosion-fasteners#comments Fasteners Metals Wed, 11 Nov 2015 15:24:00 +0000 53531 at http://machinedesign.com FAQ's on Direct Metal Laser Sintering http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/faqs-direct-metal-laser-sintering <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Stratasys Direct Manufacturing </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) and where does it fit in additive manufacturing? Are there any design guidelines to know when...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/faqs-direct-metal-laser-sintering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/faqs-direct-metal-laser-sintering#comments 3D Printing Design FAQs Materials Metals Tue, 10 Nov 2015 16:54:00 +0000 53491 at http://machinedesign.com Choosing the Right Metal Bellows http://machinedesign.com/metals/choosing-right-metal-bellows <div class="field-byline"> Rob Hishmeh, Sigma-Netics </div> <div class="field-deck"> An in-depth look on how to specify different bellows and ultimately choose the right one. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An in-depth look on how to specify different bellows and ultimately choose the right one.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/metals/choosing-right-metal-bellows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/metals/choosing-right-metal-bellows#comments Metals Motion Control Springs Fri, 23 Oct 2015 14:44:00 +0000 52961 at http://machinedesign.com Five Basic Steps of the Electroforming Manufacturing Process http://machinedesign.com/metals/five-basic-steps-electroforming-manufacturing-process <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Servometer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is Electroforming? How does it actually work? 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