During production, artificial fibers such as polyamide and polyester are sprayed with an oil-based coating to enhance certain physical properties. This article presents nuclear magnetic resonance...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=6002 | 9 Apr 2012
Aqueous dispersions of random Ethylene Acrylic Acid (EAA) copolymers provide a unique combination of properties. This article will describe how new dispersion developments have evolved and discuss the...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=4865 | 6 Sep 2009
Investment casting is a process that can be used to manufacture high precision metallic components. Materials suitable for investment casting and its evolution are described. Market history and...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2104 | 1 Aug 2003
Zirconium is usually contaminated with hafnium due to their chemical similarity. It is resistant to most solvents and performs well in nuclear reactors, where most zirconium metal is used.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1190 | 15 Jan 2002
UHMWPE has exceptional toughness and wear resistance, combined with an excellent chemical resistance. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=854 | 10 Sep 2001
Greatly improved rigidity for given weight of material. Find uses for trays, cups, boxes, decorative film and tape and the like.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=822 | 6 Sep 2001
Thermal spraying is a generic name for a range of coating processes in which molten particles are accelerated toward a substrate using a variety of energy sources. The general process is defined and...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=542 | 9 Jun 2001
An innovative titanium casting technology developed by Taramm is outlined. It incorporates vaccum melting and pouring and uses purpose designed moulds which generates a magnetic field resulting in...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=286 | 11 Apr 2001
Fibres for reinforcing composite materials such as E-glass, carbon, aramid, boron, polyester, polyethylene, quartz, ceramics whiskers and natural fibres are described. Their properties are outlined...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=984 | 25 Oct 2001
This article describes the role of the reinforcement in a composite and the components and factors that make up it. The article covers properties of reinforcing fibres, basic properties of fibres and...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=978 | 24 Oct 2001