Article - 29 Dec 2006
Six quaternary alloys Al-6Si-3Cu-xMg were produced by melt spinning using two different tangential speeds of the copper wheel and characterized using optical microscopy (OM), scanning electron...
Article - 30 Jan 2002
Titanium alloys can be classified either by structure or strength. The main structures are alpha, beta and alpha-beta, which are described. Different strength classifications also exist, and this is...
Article - 2 Apr 2002
Physical properties of titanium and titanium alloys such as density strength, thermal conductivity, electrical resistivity, magnetic properties, elastic modulus, poissons ratio, tensile strength,...
Article - 4 May 2001
These alloys are light weight, high strength and cheaper than zirconium containing nagnesium alloys. They find applications in the aeropsace, automotive industries as well as electronics, sporting...
Article - 6 Dec 2005
A processing route has been developed in order to refine and spheroidize primary crystals of AC4CH Aluminum alloy by inserting a rod into the molten metal and rotating it before solidification starts....
Article - 23 Aug 2001
Spray formed Ni and Al alloys offer improved performance and reduced costs for some aerospace applications. The process is described and its application to nickel superalloys and aluminium alloys....
Article - 16 Jul 2003
Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) is being seen as a novel technique for surface modification. How the process works, problems associated with it, electrode materials, wear and corrosion resistant...
Article - 24 Jun 2004
The term steel covers a great many materials. Classifications of steel such as Carbon Steels, Mild Steel, Carbon-Manganese Steels, Alloys Steels, Low-Alloy Steels and Micro-Alloy Steels are defined.
Article - 31 May 2010
The recycler's job of sorting the wide range of material types with both speed and accuracy has never been easier than with a handheld XRF analyzer for sorting metals and alloys for scrap metal...
Article - 11 Feb 2002
The titanium metal was first commercialized in the year 1950. Since then, corrosion resistance has turned out to be a critical consideration while choosing it as an engineering structural material.