Article - 25 Jan 2007
As the world demand for stainless/specialty steels increase what are the dynamics in the vital sectors of other booming countries like China, India, Eastern Europe and South Africa What are the growth...
Article - 18 May 2005
Grade 430 stainless steel combines good corrosion resistance with good formability and ductility.It is a ferritic, non-hardenable plain Chromium stainless steel with excellent finish quality. The...
Article - 11 May 2005
C101 is the moderate copper with high ductility and impact strength used in engineering applications. C101 is the base material that common brasses and bronzes are produced from. The properties,...
Article - 9 Feb 2005
AL Clean is a new fingerprint resistant stainless steel from Allegheny Ludlum. Available in grades such as 316, 304 and 201, the stainless steel benefits from a continuous coating that resists stains...
Article - 19 Aug 2004
Magnesium alloys have been growing in popularity in recent times. Casting processes and the main magnesium alloys used for casting are outlined. Considerations for die casting of magnesium alloys are...
Article - 3 May 2002
Have you ever wondered what kind of aluminium is recycled, how it is processed, what it gets made into or how much is recycled? This article addresses all these issues, with a focus on the European...
Article - 21 Jan 2002
A comprehensive overview of tungsten including history, occurrence, deposits, supply, mining and benficiation, prising, processing, recycling, toxicity and applications.
Article - 5 Sep 2001
Better impact performance than SMAc. Higher temperature stability than ABS. Better creep resistance than SAN or ABS. May be electroplated and is easily processable.
Article - 31 Aug 2001
Exhibits good rigidity to weight ratio. However, surface swirl patterns produced so if high quality finish is required.
Article - 4 May 2001
Inherently flame resistant and has higher maximum operating temperature than unmodified uPVC. More difficult to process compared with ABS. Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed...