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Powder Forged Connecting Rods

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Powder Forged Connecting Rods
Benefit: Cost Saving, Increased Component Complexity
Main Forming Process: Powder Forged
End Use Sector: Automotive
Material: Ferrous


Used in gasoline and diesel auto engines. Powder forged and fracture split. Material composition is optimised machinability, and can also be further altered to suit specific customer needs. Up to 20% increase in strength to wait ratio. 77% customer productivity advantage. Offers reduced customer machining operations, l;abour, investment, total cost and scrap. Total cost reduction: 40%.Material: FC0205.Density:7.8g/cm3(fully dense). Endurance limit: 289MPa. UTS 827MPa.

Component Specification

Weight (g): 36
Density (g/cm3): 7.8
Tensile Strength (MPa): 827

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