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...
Article - 5 Aug 2008
Maraging alloy 300 is a very high strength iron base, nickel, molybdenum, cobalt alloy. It may be age hardened to a strength level of 2068 MPa (300 ksi) ultimate with a hardness on the order of...
Article - 14 Aug 2003
Ti4Al4Mo2Sn is a high strength forging titanium alloy. Its silicon content improves strength and creep resistance at intermediate temperatures. Other designations, phyical and mechanical properties,...
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 - 27 Sep 2006
An alumina-based Protective Coating is a revolutionary development that offers an exceptional protective oxide coating for titanium aluminide, with extremely strong substrate bonds.
Article - 1 Jun 2011
Resin infusion in reinforcement in the manufacture of composite materials and components causes some thermal changes that can be detected and used to determine mold filling and resin curing. This...
Article - 30 Aug 2010
Mecmesin test equipment is used around the world by many airlines, manufacturers of commercial and military aircraft and helicopters, suppliers of landing gear and avionics plus maintenance, overhaul...
Article - 19 Aug 2009
A new systematic definition and the category of hybrid materials are proposed in this paper. The categories are (1) structurally-hybridized materials, (2) materials hybridized in chemical-bond, and...
Article - 26 Jun 2009
Adhesive manufacturer Master Bond Inc is at the forefront of new product development to meet the ever increasing stringent specifications of the aerospace industry.
Article - 14 Nov 2008
Inconel 718 is a nickel-based super alloy that is well suited for applications requiring high strength in temperature ranges from cryogenic up to 1400°F. Inconel 718 also exhibits excellent tensile...