Retinning is the art of plating utensils, cookware, and other metal objects with a thin layer of tin. It is one of the oldest metal working crafts and there are only a few companies in the world that...
From household utensils to atomic energy, special steel rare metal have been used extensively in various fields of industry. Special steel has been supporting a rapidly changing technological age. We...
Contains a general overview of the polymer Styrene Maleic Anhydride copolymer including relative advantages, disadvantages and applications, together with a table of typical properties.
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Aluminium is becoming increasingly popular for engineering applications even over other metals and alloys. There are many reasons for this that are outlined herein. Most of these reasons can be...
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Copper alloys are some of the most versatile materials. The combination of properties like strength, conductivity, corrosion resistance, machinability and ductility make copper suitable for many...
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Stainless steel is the name for a family of corrosion resistant steels. New uses are being continuously found for the attractive appearance, low maintenance and strength of stainless steel. Grade...
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Zirconia engineering ceramics are extremely hard ceramic materials having Vickers hardness higher than that of any known hardened steel & come in a range of doped forms based on the required...
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Today’s hydraulic cylinder manufacturers are challenged with tough delivery schedules, material strength requirements, and cost savings. To overcome these challenges this article analyze the use of...
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Leading manufacturers of printing, conveying and agricultural equipment needed to reduce roller material costs, weight and overall costs, while maintaining roller quality. The Friction Welding...
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A joint in a piece of construction equipment needed to increase it’s strength without accruing additional costs of preparation, welding and machine finishing. Friction welding reduced overall...
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