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Material Advantages and Benefits of Aluminum – Part 3

This month continues our four-part series on the material advantages and benefits of aluminum. Because of the highly recyclable nature of aluminum, it makes it an excellent material for seamless drawn tubing and heat sink manufacturing. Non-Magnetic Aluminum is considered to be a paramagnetic metal. A paramagnetic metal is a metal that has a very [&hellip.... read more »

Aluminum Die Casting vs. Sand Casting

Aluminum die casting and sand casting are both common methods for producing parts out of metal. But what is the difference between these two methods, and which is better? Sand casting is the simplest and most popular type of casting. Sand castings can be made from a wide variety of metals. The most popular are [&hellip.... read more »

Material Advantages and Benefits of Aluminum – Part 2

Last month began our four-part series on the material advantages and benefits of aluminum. Aluminum is one of the most common elements on earth, easily recyclable, and has many benefits that make it perfect for the production of aluminum tubing. Formable One of the most beneficial aspects of aluminum is how easy it is to [&hellip.... read more »

Active Heat Sinks and Passive Heat Sinks–What’s the Difference?

What is a Heat Sink? The heat sink (or heatsink) is an essential component in the manufacture of electronic devices. Devices such as computers, cell phones, and most other electronic devices, generate heat–and a lot of it–and if that heat is not dissipated somehow, it will reduce the efficiency of, or even destroy the essential [&hellip.... read more »

Material Advantages and Benefits of Aluminum – Part 1

Aluminum is the perfect material for seamless drawn tubing and heat sink manufacturing. This blog post series will explore the advantages and benefits of aluminum in depth. Corrosion-Resistant Aluminum is extremely corrosion resistant, which is part of the reason why it is so popular for food and drink packaging. The corrosion resistance assures that aluminum [&hellip.... read more »

Why Extruded Aluminum is the Best Material for Heat Sink Manufacturing

inated as a viable option due to the prohibitive expense of using them for heat sink manufacturing. Graphite foam is a newer technology for heat sink manufacturing, but doesn’t work well in most electronic devices because of the higher heat generated within them. This heat cannot be dissipated efficiently because of the high interfacial resistance [&hellip.... read more »

3 Things to Look for in an Extruded Aluminum Heat Sink Manufacturer

        There is a lot of information available on the heat sink manufacturing and many companies that offer extruded aluminum heat sink manufacturing services. But what should you look for? Custom Solutions The company should have the ability to design and manufacture thermal management solutions that meets your specific requirements and needs. [&hellip.... read more »

10 Varieties Of Heat Pipes

  A heat pipe is a unit designed to transfer heat. Conductivity on a thermal level is combined with phase transitioning in order to cause heat to transfer between two interfaces. This gives individuals throughout the world heat. There are a variety of different types available. Electronics Cooling Pipes The pipes for electronic cooling use [&hellip.... read more »

The Properties And Uses Of Aluminum for Extrusions

Steel and aluminum are used in numerous industries. Automobile production, transportation and toys are just a few. This puts these metals in a high demand because manufacturing plants throughout the world use them. Extrusion Using Aluminum Aluminum is easy to attain, affordable and is lightweight. The extrusion of aluminum involved different forms and shapes needed [&hellip.... read more »

Understanding LED Cooling And Heat Management

What Influences The Light Output Of LED Lighting? There are two primary factors that influence how much light an LED light will shine. The first is the kind of substance that is used to build the semi-conductor material in the LED light. The second is the electrical current coming into the bulb and the temperature [&hellip.... read more »