Article - 15 Jun 2013
Magnesium alloys are some of the easiest metals to machine with excellent strength-to-weight ratio. They have good corrosion resistance and ductility. There are several types of magnesium alloys in...
Article - 13 Jun 2013
There has been tremendous growth in the field of 3D printing surpassing $1B in revenues during 2012 and with considerable growth, which is expected to continue across all target markets to 2025.
Article - 1 Apr 2013
Man-made honeycomb structures have been built with similar geometry to natural honeycomb composites to ensure minimal weight and material cost.
Article - 11 Mar 2013
Unlike iron, which has been in use for over a thousand years, stainless steel is a relative newcomer to the materials science world, having first been produced only 100 years ago.
Article - 5 Mar 2013
Stainless steel 321H is a general purpose austenitic stainless steel that is stabilized against carbide precipitation and designed to work within the carbide precipitation temperature range 427 to...
Article - 14 Feb 2013
Composite materials have been used in the marine industry for various applications including gratings, ducts, shafts, piping, hull shells, etc for several decades.
Article - 17 Dec 2012
This article discusses Chopped prepreg molding compound (CPMC).
Article - 22 Oct 2012
Molybdenum, a refractory metal is widely used as an alloying element. Due to its good thermal and electrical conductivity, high melting point and excellent strength at elevated temperatures,...
Article - 30 Aug 2012
Aluminum alloys have strong corrosion resistance. They are sensitive to high temperatures ranging between 200 and 250°C (392 and 482°F), and might lose some of their strength.
Article - 6 Jul 2012
High-speed steels are tool steels that find applications in high-speed cutting tools. Tungsten high-speed steels (group T) and molybdenum high-speed steels (group M) are two types of high-speed...