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Using outsourced MIM parts production for medical and dental components is less costly than buying and operating a machining center in-house

When does it make more sense to use outsourced MIM parts production than to buy and operate a machining center and do the work in-house? MIM is Metal Injection Molding. It is an alternative process instead of machining parts out of raw metal stock. Many original equipment manufacturers of medical, d[……]

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FineMIM adds Titanium Metal Injection Molding to its MIM Capabilities

FineMIM adds Titanium Metal Injection Molding (TiMIM) capabilities to its MIM portfolio of materials that include stainless steels, alloys and ceramics in China.

Titanium (Ti) is a high-density strength, highly pliant, highly corrosive-resistant material, which in recent years is seeing ever-grow[……]

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Metal Injection Molding of Titanium Alloy Ti–6Al–4V

MIM titanium parts for bicyclesTitanium and titanium alloys have, as of today, low density, relatively high strength, excellent corrosion resistance in many media and are know to be biocompatible.  This combination of properties makes them an excellent choice for application such as watch parts, medical devices, dental parts and[……]

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Powder Injection Molding of Metal and Ceramic Parts

1. Introduction

Powder Injection Molding (PIM) is a technology for manufacturing complex, precision, netshape components from either metal or ceramic powder. The potential of PIM lies in its ability to combine the design flexibility of plastic injection molding and the nearly unlimited choice of[……]

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