Processes Simulated by QForm

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Powder formingPowder forming compaction from 80% density.

Powder Forming

QForm is able to simulated compaction of any powdered metal. The initial density of the workpiece material is adjustable.

The following load curve is for the animation in the right column showing compaction of powdered aisi 1060 steel from 80% to 100% density.

Load vs. time