Article - 4 Sep 2001
These are a form of cast iron that have variable properties dependent on the microstructure. The microstructure can be altered via heat treatments. In general these materials have low tensile...
Article - 3 Apr 2001
This article provides a comprehensive introduction into the process of injection moulding of plastics. It covers the various stages in the process and also looks at design parameters.
Article - 28 Oct 2020
Discover why sapphire is the ultimate high performance manufacturing material for many applications where resilience to extreme environments is required.
Article - 4 Aug 2019
Aluminum oxide (Al2O3), also known as alumina can be used as alumina particles for abrasive applications. This article discusses the benefits.
Article - 5 Apr 2019
In this interview, Andy Waadevig, Custom Product Manager at Strongwell talks to AZoM and gives an insight into the way in which custom pultrusions are manufactured after the conceptual stage.
Article - 17 Apr 2018
Both natural oil and natural gas can be extracted from a variety of geological sources. Most oil and gas fields are located within sedimentary rocks like limestone and sandstone, because these rocks...
Article - 18 May 2017
High-performance polymers such as PEEK are extruded by Zeus to help in weight reduction. This is done by simplifying design and replacing heavy metals. Among all thermoplastics, PEEK has one of the...
Article - 1 Feb 2017
Polyether ether ketone (PEEK) is a high-performance engineered polymer that has one of the highest strength-to-weight ratios of any thermoplastic, and has excellent heat tolerance.
Article - 29 Jan 2016
Stainless steel grade 1.4003 is a utility ferritic stainless steel and an alternative for mild steel. It is supplied in the form of plate, sheet, and tube. Due to its numerous benefits, 1.4003...
Article - 11 Dec 2015
During production of a wide range of critical products, manufacturers from the automotive, aerospace and oil and gas industries often use thermal spray coatings.