Article - 19 Apr 2018
SiAlONs were developed as a more cost-effective substitute for hot pressed silicon nitride. They should be considered a family of alloys with a broad range of properties.
News - 27 Aug 2008
Wheelabrator Group has recently delivered another airblast machine to a well-known aerospace company to provide an automatic paint striping process for aircraft rims.
The blast machine will prepare...
News - 1 Aug 2008
Wheelabrator Group has successfully supported Liebherr with the building of a new production plant for dockside mobile cranes. The Liebherr Group is one of the largest internationally known...
Article - 20 Sep 2011
Boron Carbide is a useful engineering ceramic with many industrial applications, but machining it to final tolerances is a specialized process.
News - 5 Apr 2009
The Wheelabrator Group Technology Centre based in Charleville Meziere, France has designed and manufactured a CNC shot peening system for reconditioning and maintenance facility, Alstom Power Service...
Shot blasting is a method of surface preparation or cleaning. It involves blasting an abrasive grit, such as sand, alumina or chill-cast iron, at high velocities at the surface to be treated. Shot...
Article - 10 Dec 2013
This article is an overview of the properties, advantages, and applications of abrasive blast media.
Article - 4 Sep 2019
This article discusses using aluminum oxide in recycling processes from Washington Mills.
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 - 9 Dec 2013
Walnut shells are versatile soft abrasive media with unique physical and chemical properties.