Article - 30 Jul 2012
Brass is an alloy mainly consisting of copper and zinc. Different brass alloys with distinct properties can be formed by varying the amount of zinc from 5 to 45%. Alpha brasses and alpha-beta/duplex...
Article - 25 Apr 2005
Brass alloy CZ108 is a high purity cold forming brass. It is used when severe bending or riveting properties are required. It can be machined but only with slow speeds and very light feeds. The...
Article - 26 Oct 2001
Titanium is becoming a more widely use engineering material for reasons such as corrosion resistance, strength and low maintenance. However, to get the best performance out of it, it must be utilised...
Article - 20 Jun 2013
Titanium alloys are metals containing a blend of titanium and other chemical elements. Grade 6Al 2Sn 4Zr 2Mo titanium alloy is a near alpha alloy. Near-alpha alloys contain a small amount of ductile...
Article - 26 Feb 2001
Materials evolution (titanium and nickel alloys) and hence property evolution are covered.
News - 1 May 2018
Researchers from the Kyoto University have reached a step closer to developing porous materials that can change and maintain their shapes—an attribute called shape-memory...
Article - 7 Feb 2017
This article discusses the three-dimensional electron backscattered diffraction (3D EBSD) analysis of a microstructure of Ti-6Al-4V (Ti64) alloy.
Article - 23 Jul 2001
Uranium is a heavy, silver-white metal resembling nickel. It is malleable, ductile, slightly paramagnetic and pyrophoric when finely divided. Its main uses are as a nuclear fuel, radioactive isotope...
Article - 21 Apr 2021
Comparing differences between Grad 9 titanium and Grade 5 titanium alloys characteristics.
Article - 5 Oct 2007
Find out about International Syalons, the UK's leading manufacturer of sialon and silicon nitride based ceramics.