Metal Injection Molding: An introduction

Metal Injection Molding: Process, Materials & Applications

Metal Injection Molding is today a crucial technology for a wide range of manufacturing sectors, from consumer electronics to medical devices to automotive and aerospace applications.

In the following introduction we review the main process steps and present a representative applications.

We also look at the range of materials that can be processed along with the basic properties that can be expected when using Metal Injection Molding technology. Whilst Metal Injection Molding is the focus of this review, much of the content is also application to Ceramic Injection Molding.

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The latest issue of PIM International magazine is available to view online or download in PDF format.

As well as an extensive MIM and CIM industry news section, this 104-page issue includes the following exclusive articles and reports:

  • Low-Pressure Powder Injection Moulding: Enabling cost-effective low and high-volume production
  • The globalisation of the Powder Injection Moulding industry evident at Hannover Messe 2019
  • Lithoz: How Lithography-based Ceramic AM is expanding the opportunities for technical ceramics
  • Xerion’s Fusion Factory: A complete production cell for prototype and one-off ‘PIM-like’ parts
  • Dry ice cleaning in Powder Injection Moulding: Theory, process and application
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