Metals en Five Basic Steps of the 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? Manufacturers have been using electrodeposition for centuries, but...</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Manufacturing Equipment White Papers Materials Metals Wed, 05 Oct 2016 19:55:00 +0000 52611 at Following DFM Guidelines for Working with Sheet Metal <div class="field-byline"> Kashyap Vyas, Engineer at Hi-Tech CADD Services </div> <div class="field-deck"> Engineers can turn out sheet-metal designs that are both highly functional and easy to make by following Design for Manufacturing principles. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Engineers designing sheet-metal enclosures and assemblies often end up redesigning them so they can be manufactured. In fact, research suggests that manufacturers...</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basics of Design Metals Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:10:00 +0000 66271 at FAQs on 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> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Design FAQs Metals Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:35:00 +0000 23891 at A Talk on Industrializing Metal Additive Manufacturing <div class="field-byline"> Machine Design Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Renishaw's Marc Saunders will discuss the steps toward industrializing additive manufacturing at IMTS 2016; the company's AM and metrology products will also be on display.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 3D Printing Metals Mon, 12 Sep 2016 20:08:00 +0000 66071 at Quaker Chemical Turns the Spotlight on Metalworking Fluids at IMTS <div class="field-byline"> Machine Design Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A series of presentations from Quaker Chemical at IMTS 2016 focus on metalworking fluids, and the key role they play in various industries, particularly the automotive market.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive Metals Mon, 12 Sep 2016 19:20:00 +0000 66061 at Product-Cutting Time Halved with 90,000-psi Waterjet Pump <div class="field-byline"> Machine Design Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">KMT Waterjet Systems' new waterjet pumps, operating at 90,000 psi, significantly reduce cutting time of materials ranging from steel to rubber and plastics.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Manufacturing Equipment Metals Plastics and Composites Mon, 12 Sep 2016 18:56:00 +0000 66051 at What to Expect from the 2016 IMTS <div class="node-body blog-body">The International Manufacturing Technology Show is the largest manufacturing technology trade show, with a long history of featuring current and emerging technologies.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive Manufacturing Equipment Medical Controllers IoT Metals News Engineers Assemble! Fri, 09 Sep 2016 17:30:00 +0000 66011 at A Quick Look at Heat Treating Processes for Metals <div class="field-byline"> David Zimmermann, Pivot Point Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here are some of the heat treating processes metalworkers rely on to ensure the metals they turn out have the properties customers need.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Metals Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:47:00 +0000 65741 at <p>Image courtesy of Thinkstock</p> Coatings and Platings for Protecting Steel Wire <div class="node-body article-body">One of the most commonly used forms of steel is wire. But all those steel-wire products would have short lives if they weren’t protected against the elements</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Materials Metals Fri, 05 Aug 2016 20:23:00 +0000 65211 at <p>Image courtesy of Thinkstock</p> Capturing Phase Transitions in Alloy Processing at Near Atomic Level <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The world's only Dynamic Transmission Electron Microscope will be enable us to observe rapid phase transitions in aluminum alloys.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Metals News Wed, 03 Aug 2016 21:45:00 +0000 65141 at <p>Because the&nbsp;Dynamic Transmission&nbsp;Electron Microscope (<span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="DTEM">DTEM</span>)&nbsp;can capture processes at high temporal resolutions at the near-atomic level&mdash;as small as&nbsp;10 nm, or&nbsp;100 angstrom&mdash;it&nbsp;has proven useful for capturing rapid intermediate steps in reactions found in chemistry, biology, and materials science.</p> Courtesy of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory