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.


Looking for a Powder Metallurgy Fabricator or Supplier?

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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PickPMFor detailed information on powder metallurgy processes, case studies, white papers, and a searchable directory of PM parts fabricators, visit PickPM.com.


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

Register Now for the PM Parts Compacting/Tooling Seminar

Offered September 26–27, 2017 the Powder Metallurgy Parts Compacting / Tooling Seminar provides engineers with a rounded education on different types of compaction and tooling, including high-volume mechanical presses, large compaction-press technology, isostatic pressing techniques, tool steels for powder compaction tooling, coating technology for metal-forming applications, and more.

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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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