Tekna’s Spherical Ti-6AL -4V Titanium Alloy

The spherical Ti-6Al-4V titanium alloy powder from Tekna has a low oxygen content, high level of sphericity, controlled grain size and high density (tapped and bulk). These properties are required to make the alloy powder compatible with the most demanding industrial applications.

Applications

Metal Injection Molding

A proven metallurgical process, metal injection molding (MIM) was derived from plastic injection molding and customized to the technology of metallic powders. This process can help create near-net complex shapes with fine tolerances and a high surface finish without the requirement for subsequent machining.

Based on this context, Tekna’s spherical Ti64 titanium alloy powder, tantalum powder, tungsten powder and Tekna’s spheroidization equipment perfectly fulfill the requirements of industries using MIM while also meeting the most demanding standards.

The industrial production capability makes Tekna the preferred partner for this application. The high level of purity, controlled grain size, and high sphericity are suitable for manufacturing parts with optimum density.

Additive Manufacturing

The additive manufacturing method is defined as the forming process of a part by adding material through stacking successive layers. It has applications in numerous fields such as medical, aerospace and aviation, chemical, weapons, nuclear, and military.

This manufacturing method requires materials with specific grain size properties and high sphericity. The shape of the powder and the optimum density of the piece can be secured with key factors such as the high level of solubility and maximum density.

In this context, Tekna’s spherical Ti64 titanium alloy powder, tungsten carbide powder, molybdenum powder, tantalum powder and Tekna’s spheroidization equipment excellently fulfill the requirements of industries using additive manufacturing while also meeting the most demanding standards. The high sphericity, high level of purity, and the controlled grain size are suitable for manufacturing parts with optimal density.

Thermal Spray

Thermal spray is a metallurgical technique used in many industries, and it is a dry surface treatment technique. This technique can be used for several coating materials and can provide relatively thicker deposition layers onto an equally wide variety of substrate materials.

Based on this context, Tekna’s spherical Ti64 titanium alloy powder, molybdenum powder, tantalum powder and tungsten powder perfectly meet various industrial needs using metal thermal spray while also meeting the extremely challenging standards. The industrial production capacity makes Tekna a perfect choice for this application. The controlled grain size, high level of purity, and the high sphericity are suitable for manufacturing components with optimal density.

Hot Isostatic Pressing

The hot isostatic pressing (HIP) process is used for consolidating ceramic or metallic materials to near theoretical density. Based on this context, Tekna’s spherical Ti64 titanium alloy powder, molybdenum powder, tantalum powder, and tungsten powder ideally fulfill the requirements of industries using metal thermal spray while meeting the challenging standards.

The industrial production capacity makes Tekna the preferred partner for this application. The high level of purity, high sphericity, and the controlled grain size are ideal for developing parts with improved density.

Main Industries

Aviation

The aviation sector is constantly changing. New manufacturing processes need products and materials to meet the maximum performance standards. Based on this context, Tekna’s spherical Ti64 titanium alloy powder and spheroidization equipment ideally meet various industrial needs for the development of aircraft components using advanced metallurgical processes like MIM, additive manufacturing, cold and hot isostatic pressing, and thermal spraying.

Aerospace

Both Tekna’s spherical Ti64 titanium alloy powder and spheroidization equipment ideally meet the needs of the aerospace industry for the development of spacecraft components using advanced metallurgical processes like MIM, thermal spraying, cold and hot isostatic pressing, and additive manufacturing. Tekna also provides a wide variety of plasma equipment for atmospheric reentry simulation.

The capacity for industrial production makes Tekna the ideal partner for this industry. The high sphericity, high level of purity, and the controlled grain size are perfect for manufacturing components with improved density.

Medical

The medical sector is constantly evolving. Solutions with advanced materials are being increasingly integrated into a wide range of medical applications. These materials must have exceptionally precise and controlled chemical composition to meet the requirements of this sector.

In this context, Tekna’s spherical Ti64 titanium alloy powder, tantalum powder, copper nanopowders, and tungsten carbide powders as well as Tekna’s spheroidization equipment play significant role in this industry while simultaneously meeting the most demanding standards.

Due to their strong biocompatibility, both Tekna’s Ti64 and Tantalum powders meet the requirements of the medical implant industries. Tekna’s tungsten carbide powders and copper nanopowders are suitable for the X-ray collimator manufacturing industry and the fungicidal properties industry, respectively.

Tekna’s capacity for industrial production makes it the preferred partner for these industries. The high level of purity, high sphericity, and the controlled grain size are ideal for manufacturing components with optimal density.

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