301 stainless steel is an austenitic grade that can be supplied in various hardness and strengths. It also has variants with low carbon and high nitrogen. Applications include railway car structural...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=960 | 19 Oct 2001
ATR has advanced to become the standard FT-IR sampling technique, providing excellent data quality combined with high reproducibility. This technique is described herein and a brief case study of...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=5958 | 13 Feb 2012
Rubber is a versatile material due to its combination of properties. These properties and rubbers application in tyres and earthquake protection in buildings is briefly explored. The recycling of...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2544 | 6 Jul 2004
Emulsion polymerised styrene- butadiene rubber (E- SBR) is one of the most widely used polymers in the world. Typical applications for this versatile material are listed.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1847 | 12 Feb 2003
Polybutadiene is the second largest synthetic rubber produced by volume. The applications, chemistry, manufacturing, synthesis and types (including high cis, lithium-based and high trans) of...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1719 | 23 Oct 2002
Use of high tensile strength steel chords in tyres has enables a weight reduction in construction with no strength penalties. The reason for the use of steel is also explained. Other benefits include...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1137 | 21 Dec 2001
Amerityre has developed what it believes to be a viable alternative to conventional tyres in the form or a urethane tyre. Goodyear and Amerityre are now jointly developing the concept which could have...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1008 | 30 Oct 2001
Goodyear and Siemens VDO are pooling there resources and experience to develop a warning system for low tyre pressure. It is believed that the technology will contribute to incraesed tyre life and...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=886 | 18 Sep 2001
Following redesign of key components, the Concorde's will be resuming service shortly. Components include kevlar-rubber fuel tank liners, near zero growth tyres and stronger wiring in the...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=835 | 6 Sep 2001
Engineers are modelling car tyres to determine where road noise comes from. They are looking at the source of the vibrations that cause the noise and hope to influence tyre design such that road noise...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=733 | 21 Aug 2001