Metal Powder Industries Federation

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Metal Powder Industries Federation

The Metal Powder Industries Federation is a federation of six trade associations representing various aspects of powder metallurgy (PM), metal powders, and particulate materials. Our mission is to advance the interests of the metal powder producing and consuming industries.

Throughout its long history, MPIF has been a champion of this innovative technology, providing our member companies with valuable services that help advance the art and science of powder metallurgy while promoting technological benefits to prospective end users.

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We've made it easy for you to find just what you're looking for when it comes to the fabrication of parts produced through PM processes, as well as to metal powders, process equipment, and services for the PM industry.

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National Science Foundation Student Grant Opportunity


Do you know an engineering student interested in learning more about powder metallurgy? The National Science Foundation is providing a grant opportunity to select students from U.S. colleges and universities to attend the POWDERMET2017 & AMPM2017 conferences in Las Vegas, NV, June 13–16, 2017. Apply now!

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Conferences MIM2017 POWDERMET2017 AMPM2017 Courses and Seminars Powder Metallurgy Machinability Seminar Publications MPIF Standard 35 PF Steels MPIF Standard 35 MPIF Standard 35 MIM

Explore this free interactive database, which providGlobal Powder Metallurgy Property Databasees material property information to help you make an informed choice about using PM materials.

Micrograph Website

Visit this reference for education and/or comparison purposes to aid parts manufacturers and the end-user community in the interpretation of PM microstructures.

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