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 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.
Article - 16 Aug 2001
Non-oxide ceramics such as silicon carbide, silicon nitride, aluminium nitride and titanium diboride posess unique properties that allow them to perform under extreme conditions.
Article - 13 Nov 2000
Extreme hardness, low density and excellent thermal shock resistance are properties that make sintered silicon carbide suited to applications in industries including: automotive; ballistics; heat...
Article - 9 Mar 2020
Sialon and silicon nitride-based technical ceramics offer significant efficiency improvements across a wide range of industrial processes and applications. Find out how, with International Syalons.
Article - 2 Feb 2017
General plastics’ polyurethane foam plays a crucial role in ground testing the world's largest solid rocket motor for deep space exploration.
Article - 6 Mar 2001
Materials based on silicon carbide are generally employed for their good wear resistance and thermomechanical properties.