Tewkesbury, UK – Powders play an integral part in the production of many products and it is widely acknowledged that they are challenging to handle. It is therefore vital for engineers and processors to have a good understanding of powder behaviour in order to optimise productivity and improve quality. This is particularly applicable in powder metallurgy, where the flowability of metal powders is crucial to efficiency, including enhancing performance of Additive Manufacturing (AM) processes. Continue reading Freeman Technology: FT4 Powder Rheometer supports Metal Processing Industries
Tewkesbury, UK — Freeman Technology released the application note ‘Understanding the Impact of High-Shear Blending’, available for download from the Freeman company website. The note describes how three magnesium oxide based blends, produced using different equipment, were evaluated using the FT4 Powder Rheometer® to assess the influence of the production method, and the impact on product quality.