The National Metals Technology Centre (NAMTEC) was established to improve the competitiveness and sustainability of the metals and related engineering industries throughout the UK. We have endeavoured...
Article - 26 May 2003
Chemical, electrical, mechanical, physical and thermal properties are listed for polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) in bulk and monofilament forms. Applications are also provided for this material which...
Article - 6 Sep 2001
Improved UV resistance compared to unmodified PP. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 16 Jul 2010
For ease of application and outstanding performance, choose Master Bond one part, heat curable epoxy systems.
Article - 15 Jul 2010
Master Bond Inc. fast cure epoxies, polyurethane, silicones, cyanoacrylate and UV Cure systems are widely employed by manufacturers seeking maximum efficiency and greater productivity.
Article - 10 May 2004
Naxxam LST from PolyOne are easy-to-use, high performance compounds offering a combination of lightness, stiffness and toughness. They incorporate nanoclay additions. Typical applications areas are...
Article - 8 Jan 2004
Tantalum Carbide (TaC) is an extremely hard refgractory ceramic material. Its applications revolve around these properties and the low friction surface it produces when used as a mould coating.
Article - 15 Feb 2002
Cobalt-chromium-tungsten alloys often referred to as stellite, are a group of wear-resistant alloys with applications where a tough wear-resistant material is necessary.
Article - 13 Feb 2002
Titanium can be fabricated in much the same way as stainless steel and nickel-based alloys provided allowances are made for its properties. Some operations covered include welding, resistance welding,...
Article - 21 Jan 2002
A comprehensive overview of tungsten including history, occurrence, deposits, supply, mining and benficiation, prising, processing, recycling, toxicity and applications.