Amorphous metal biocompatibility summary

  A material’s success in the medical industry partly depends on its biocompatibility, and ability to be safely used in (or near) the human body. Most, if not all, medical

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New white paper: Liquidmetal alloy in automotive applications

As Liquidmetal technology gains exposure to engineers in a variety of industries, applications that stand to benefit from the process are illuminated. The automotive industry has a vast landscape of

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New White Paper: A Case for Liquidmetal Alloys

There are many manufacturing methods and materials available to designers of metal components today. The processes each offer different benefits but are never without trade-offs. Similarly, different materials allow for

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Quantifying Liquidmetal’s Phenomenal Dimensional Consistency

One of our most popular case studies compares various manufacturing methods for a missile component that controls flight. Supersonic missiles are highly sensitive to the exact geometry of control surfaces and precision

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Top Four Advantages Liquidmetal Alloys Provide Medical Anvils

Surgical stapling procedures have been in practice for over 100 years. Hungarian physician Dr. Humor Hultl is credited as the first surgeon to utilize stapling on a patient. Various stapling

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A recent project, along with your feedback, has resulted in successful chess set designs by our summer intern, Cassidy Stevick. Several people suggested a simple Staunton design to enable players

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Spring Prototype Test Results

The following prototype showcases the extraordinary elastic properties of Liquidmetal as a clamp. To protect customer confidentiality, we have disguised the geometry but are reporting actual results. We hope these

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Corrosion Properties

Liquidmetal alloy has high resistance to corrosion for a number of reasons. Firstly, crystal defects, such as grain boundaries and dislocations, can act like galvanic cells to initiate localized corrosion

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Wavy & Conical Washers

The Liquidmetal team emphasizes innovation and idea generation from within, and outside the company. A recent exciting design exploits the remarkable elastic properties of our material.

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Blades, Knives, and Other Sharp Things

UPDATE: The Liquidmetal Hybrid Knife is now available for purchase on our website. Formed using the Liquidmetal process, the hybrid knife is artistically designed and backed by a breakthrough technology.

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Function & Finish

In the parts industry, there are mechanical parts (brackets, frames, mounts, housings, etc.) which drive product performance and cosmetic parts (bezels, cases, trim, grilles, etc.) which drive product appeal. Often,

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Three Revolutionary Liquidmetal Properties for Cases, Hinges and Clamps

Liquidmetal has made millions of parts for cell phones for marquee customers, including Samsung, Nokia, and Motorola. Apple now holds an exclusive license for Liquidmetal consumer electronics. Why Liquidmetal? A

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Liquidmetal Instruments & Components for Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is widely used for imaging soft tissue in clinical and pre-clinical medicine for many reasons. Not only does MRI provide excellent contrast between various tissue types,

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