Powder Metallurgy | Process, Advantages, Disadvantages, Applications

In this article we will learn following things about powder metallurgy (or P/M) What is powder metallurgy? Advantages Limitations Applications What is powder metallurgy? Powder metallurgy is a kind of manufacturing process in which we make final products with the help of powdered metal. In this process we heat powdered metal to a temperature below… Read More »

Extrusion Process | Types, Advantages, Disadvantages, Applications

In this article we will learn following things about extrusion process What is extrusion? Types Advantages Disadvantages Applications What is extrusion? Extrusion is a type of forming process (which is a type of manufacturing process) in which a metal is confined in a closed cavity and then allowed to flow through only one opening so… Read More »

Casting | Definition, Advantages, Limitations, Defects, Types [Video]

In this article we will learn following things about casting What is casting Advantages Limitations Types Defects in casting What is casting? Casting is a manufacturing process in which molten metal is poured into a specially designed cavity. When metal cools down and becomes solid it takes the shape of cavity. This cooled solid metal… Read More »

Manufacturing Process | Definition, Types, Advantages, Disadvantages

What is a manufacturing process? It can be defined as Manufacturing is the process of converting raw materials into finished goods The branch of engineering which deals with the manufacturing is known as manufacturing engineering (or science). Manufacturing is also taught as a subject in Mechanical engineering. There are many types of manufacturing processes but… Read More »

Mechanical Engineering | Definition, Subjects and Subdisciplines

What is Mechanical Engineering Mechanical Engineering is a branch of engineering that deals with the design and manufacture of physical systems. Some examples of mechanical systems are Energy systems Aerospace/aircraft products Weapon systems Transportation products Engines Compressors Power trains Kinematic chains Vacuum technology Vibration isolation equipment Manufacturing Mechatronics If you are interested on knowing more… Read More »