Article - 6 Aug 2008
The 13-8PH alloy is a martensitic, precipitation hardening (maraging) stainless steel. Super Alloys not only provide access to the largest range of high-tec metals in Europe, but also access to the...
Article - 5 Aug 2008
Super Alloys not only provide access to the largest range of high-tec metals in Europe, but also access to the broadest range of expertise. Alloy 250 is an age-hardenable (maraging) iron-nickel steel,...
Article - 13 May 2008
17-4 stainless steel is an age-hardening martensitic alloy combining high strength with the corrosion resistance of stainless steel. Hardening is achieved by a short-time, simple low-temperature...
Article - 26 Jul 2005
BAE Systems have built one of the most advanced aircarft structures. The 4.5m carbon fibre fuselage section has been made in a single piece eliminating the need for fasteners. Fibre placement was the...
Article - 18 Mar 2004
Ti6Al5Zr0.5Mo0.25Si is a high temperature titanium alloy designed fopr use in aerospace and gas turbine applcations. Physical and mechanical properties are provided as are fabrication details.
Article - 14 Aug 2003
Ti5Al2Sn4Mo2Zr4Cr is a near beta titanium alloy. It has properties that are superior to Ti6Al4V. Other designations, phyical and mechanical properties, fabrication details and applications are...
Article - 5 May 2003
Physical and mechanical properties for this high strength titanium alloy. Fabrication and alternative designations for Ti10V2Fe3Al are also provided.
Article - 13 Aug 2002
Titanium is probably best known for its application in aircraft components. This article covers many titanium alloys and there usage in the aerospace industry.
Article - 7 Sep 2001
Electron beam curing is a viable and advantageous alternative to thermal curing for polymer matrix composites. Although it requires special materials it is faster, cheaper, can be used on thicker...
Article - 11 Feb 2009
The primary purpose of an aircraft APU is to provide power to start the main engines of an aircraft. APUs also generate electrical and pneumatic power to run the heating, cooling, and ventilation...