Rotary Die Swaging

Rotary Die Swaging MachinesTorrington Swager

MPC utillizes five rotary swaging machines for reducing the diameter of metal rods.

  • Maximum starting diameter is 1 inch.
  • Minimum diameter is 0.025 inches.
  • Hot swaging is available

Loma Hydraulic Wire Drawing Bench

Loma Hydraulic Wire Drawing BenchLoma Hydraulic Wire Drawing Benches

MPC has the capability to draw wire from research alloy.

  • 12.5 ton hydraulic 10' bench
  • 1.2 ton hydraulic 8' bench

Innovare Hydrostatic Extrusion Press

Innovare Hydrostatic Extrusion PressInnovare - Hydrostatic Extrusion Press

This extrusion press can perform hydrostatic and conventional "indirect" extrusion. Computer control and data logging allow for precise adherence to desired time, temperature and force profiles and post-extrusion analysis.

Zeiss Axiovert 200 Optical Microscope

Zeiss Axiovert 200 Optical MicroscopeAxiomat Microscope

Zeiss Axiomat Inverted reflected light microscope. Superb image quality brightfield and Normarski DIC.

  • Two camera systems for 35mm and 4X5"
  • Objectives 5x, 10x, 25x, 50x, and 100x oil
  • Image Analysis, Image-Pro plus

Micro-Hardness Instrument

Micro-Hardness InstrumentMicro-Hardness Instrument

Wilson Tukon Micro-Indentation Hardness Tester is a sensitive, accurate tester capable of employing both the Knoop and Vickers indenters, with loads of 10, 25, 50, 100, 200, 300, 500 and 1,000 grams.

Brinell Hardness Instrument

Brinell Hardness InstrumentBrinell Hardness Instrument

Brinell Hardness Testing machine is capable of testing ferrous and non-ferrous metals. The Brinell Hardness Tester provides an excellent index of such factors as mach inability, uniformity of grade, temper after heat treatment, and body hardness of the metal.

Rockwell Hardness Test Rig

Rockwell Hardness Test RigRockwell Hardness Test Rig

Rockwell Hardness Testing is a widely used method for determining hardness. The Rockwell test is fast and easy to perform. Rockwell hardness testing can determine the hardness of most metals, alloys, and even plastics ranging from the softest bearing materials to the hardest steels.

Glove Box

Glove Box/Dry Box EquipmentGlove Box/Dry Box Equipment

IPS Hot Isostatic Press

ISP Hot Isostatic PressIPS - Hot Isostatic Press

Our IPS hot isostatic press can operate at a maximum pressure of 44.5 ksi argon.

Centorr Hot Press

Centorr Hot PressCentorr - Hot Press

This atmosphere controlled hot press is used to consolidate and sinter powders under forces up to 75 tons. Microprocessor controls allow precise adherence to desired time, temperature and force profiles.