Article - 20 Aug 2001
Primarily used for the repair of aluminium castings. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 23 Apr 2001
Aluminium is one of the most abundant elements in the earths crust. The extraction, refining and environmental impacts of these processes are considered, as are recycling, and future product and...
Article - 13 Jun 2009
Rietveld analysis emerged as a routine tool in quantitative phase analysis of crystalline powder samples.
Article - 3 Oct 2007
What becomes difficult is when customers try to find the precise piece of aluminium for their particular applications. This is where Hydro can help customers to find a suitable aluminium alloy for...
Article - 24 Aug 2006
Shinagawa Refractories Australasia offer a comprehensive range of dense alumina based refractories. These include refractory bricks, castable monolithics and gunning grade monolothics. These ranges of...
Article - 7 Apr 2006
The use of Titanium Boron Aluminium grain refiners in castings helps improve die filling and mass feeding, to counteract solidification shrinkage. This results in an improved distribution of porosity,...
Article - 19 Apr 2005
Fonderie Saguenay specializes in the production of custom castings in gray and ductle cast iron. They are able to produce castings to suit all of your specific requirements. Examples fo the types of...
Article - 17 Mar 2004
This article looks at the magnesium industry, in particular the effects of cheaply produced metal coming out of China. Applications of magnesium are also covered.
Article - 15 Jan 2003
The applications, markets and demand for magnesium and magnesium alloys are changing. It is increasingly being used in automotive applications with demand increasing. The corresponding supply and...
Article - 14 Aug 2002
Self flowing and pumpable refractories have evolved from low cement castables.