LPW releases datasheet on quantitative shape analysis of metal powder samples by morphology

May 26, 2017

May 26, 2017

LPW releases datasheet on quantitative shape analysis of metal powder samples by morphology

Quantitive shape analysis of metal powder samples by morphology at LPW’s labs (Courtesy LPW Ltd)

LPW Technology Ltd, Runcorn, UK, has released a new laboratory services datasheet examining the role of morphology in metal powder characterisation. The datasheet, titled ‘Quantitative shape analysis of metal powder samples by morphology’, is available via the company’s website.

“This datasheet explains the methodology of quantitative shape analysis and discusses the benefits of understanding powder morphology in the metal Additive Manufacturing process,” commented Lisa Holman, LPW’s Quality Engineer. “The testing we undertake delivers a comprehensive set of results, giving an effective overview of the powder’s characteristics that adds assurance about condition and consistency.”

LPW releases datasheet on quantitative shape analysis of metal powder samples by morphology

A graph showing the results of quantitive shape analysis of metal powder samples (Reproduced courtesy of LPW Ltd)

‘Quantitative shape analysis of metal powder samples by morphology’ is the latest in a series of informative laboratory services datasheets, which LPW Technology Ltd plans to release on a monthly basis. Designed to describe the processes and benefits of each of the chemical and physical analysis techniques LPW offers for Additive Manufacturing, the series debuted with a datasheet on Karl Fischer Titration testing in April 2017.


May 26, 2017

In the latest issue of Metal AM magazine

Download PDF

Extensive AM industry news coverage, as well as the following exclusive deep-dive articles:

  • Metal powders in Additive Manufacturing: An exploration of sustainable production, usage and recycling
  • Inside Wayland Additive: How innovation in electron beam PBF is opening new markets for AM
  • An end-to-end production case study: Leveraging data-driven machine learning and autonomous process control in AM
  • Consolidation, competition, and the cost of certification: Insight from New York’s AM Strategies 2024
  • Scandium’s impact on the Additive Manufacturing of aluminium alloys
  • AM for medical implants: An analysis of the impact of powder reuse in Powder Bed Fusion

The world of metal AM to your inbox

Don't miss any new issue of Metal AM magazine, and get the latest industry news. Sign up to our twice weekly newsletter.

Sign up

Discover our magazine archive…

The free to access Metal Additive Manufacturing magazine archive offers unparalleled insight into the world of metal Additive Manufacturing from a commercial and technological perspective through:

  • Reports on visits to leading metal AM part manufacturers and industry suppliers
  • Articles on technology and application trends
  • Information on materials developments
  • Reviews of key technical presentations from the international conference circuit
  • International industry news

All past issues are available to download as free PDFs or view in your browser.

Browse the archive

Looking for AM machines, metal powders or part manufacturing services?

Discover suppliers of these and more in our comprehensive advertisers’ index and buyer’s guide, available in the back of Metal AM magazine.

  • AM machines
  • Process monitoring & calibration
  • Heat treatment & sintering
  • HIP systems & services
  • Pre- & post-processing technology
  • Powders, powder production and analysis
  • Part manufacturers
  • Consulting, training & market data
View online
Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap