Article - 29 Apr 2011
Emisshield is a high emissivity ceramic material. When applied to the afterburner of a ceramics manufacturing operation, the coating reduced fuel consumption by 23% due tot he performance gains...
Article - 8 Aug 2017
Graphite is a soft, slippery, greyish-black material that has a metallic luster. It is opaque to light and is a good conductor of electricity and heat.
Article - 4 May 2011
High emissivity EMISSHIELD coatings that are based upon a patented system licensed from NASA. This article outlines how they can be of benefit to industrial applications where they are used to coat...
Article - 7 Jul 2003
The loss on igntion technique for determining bitumen content of asphalt is described. Issues varying from the equipment, to the test, how it is performed and the advantages of this technique over...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Although production costs for composite materials (polymer, ceramic and metal matrix) are coming down, it is difficult for them to become accepted materials for aeroengine applications. Thus article...
Article - 1 Mar 2021
High performance refractory metal alloys are some of the most unique materials in the world. In this article, we take a look at their applications within the aerospace industry.
Article - 20 Apr 2007
Carbolite ignition furnaces are used in coating plants and quality control laboratories as an alternative to extraction.
Article - 10 Apr 2020
This article explains the role Austenitic Stainless Steel plays in automotive applications.
Article - 21 Jun 2013
Nickel alloy 86 is a nickel-chromium-molybdenum alloy having good formability and weldability, exceptional resistance to scaling and oxidation at temperatures up to 1050°C (1920°F). It is a rare alloy...
Article - 1 Jul 2013
Nickel alloy L605/25 is a non-magnetic chromium, nickel, tungsten, cobalt alloy. It has excellent high temperature strength and good oxidation resistance at about 1093ºC (2000ºF). The alloy is...