Capstan’s porous metal filter division provides customers with the highest quality metal filters. We supply a wide variety of industries including, but not limited too, aerospace, food and beverage, and biotechnology. Our material capabilities include sintered bronze, stainless steel, and copper nickel but Capstan is not limited only to these materials.
Capstan’s powder metal process creates highly-complex, near-net-shape metal components for various industries including, but not limited to, aerospace, agriculture, door-lock, construction, and automotive. Whatever your application may be, Capstan’s custom tailored products will help produce high quality components for an affordable price.
The PM process is a metal forming process which entails the heating of compacted metal powder to just below their melting point. Advantages of powder metal over other metal working processes include material utilization, shape complexity, and near-net-shape dimensional control, among others.
Powder metallurgy uses a wide variety of materials in order to match the characteristics needed in a customer’s application. From basic iron & carbon steels to complex alloyed steels, Capstan will use the best material possible. Material varies for filter products and structural products. Please inquire regarding your specific application.