Hyperlast has developed a coating for fishing nets that deters the adherence of marine organisms. The easy to apply coating leads to longer periods between net raising and maintenance. Posted August...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1613 | 29 Aug 2002
The US Army has been manufacturing tungsten based bullets since 1999 for shooting practice. They are used over conventional lead bullets as they are more environmentally friendly.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1259 | 15 Feb 2002
Aluminium 5754 has excellent corrosion resistance to seawater and industrially polluted atmospheres. It has high strength that makes 5754 highly suited to flooring applications. The properties,...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2806 | 19 Apr 2005
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=766 | 30 Aug 2001
Stainless steel families including austenitic, ferritic, martensitic, duplex and precipitation hardened are described. Also covered are the properties of the families, a comparison of stainless steels...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=470 | 16 May 2001
Austral Wright Metals has introduced two new generation grades of ferritic stainless steel. These are 'new generation' ferritic grades, with extra low carbon and fully stabilised, so don't suffer the...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=4379 | 24 Aug 2008
Phynox is a Cobalt-Chromium-Nickel alloy which gives a combination of high strength, ductility and good mechanical properties and is age hardenable. Phynox also has excellent fatigue life, corrosion...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=4202 | 2 May 2008
Ni-Span-C Alloy 902 is a precipitation hardenable Nickel-Iron-Chromium alloy having outstanding controllable thermoelastic coefficient characteristics and excellent strength and oxidation resistance...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=4201 | 2 May 2008
Nimonic 90 is a Nickel-Chromium-Cobalt alloy being precipitation hardenable, having high stress-rupture strength and creep resistance at high temperatures up to about 950°C (1740°F). It is widely used...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=4199 | 2 May 2008
Ferroelectric materials have attracted a lot of attention in recent times for a range of applications. Suitable materials and desirable properties are outlined.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1735 | 21 Nov 2002