Article - 2 May 2013
Aluminium / aluminum is a lightweight silverish white metal, which when combined with one of these elements -manganese, copper, silicon, magnesium, and zinc, forms aluminium / aluminum alloys.
Article - 19 Aug 2004
Generally all magnesium alloy grades follow the ASTM system. Nomenclature and for magnesium alloys is covered as well as the relevent specifications which should be refered to when naming a magnesium...
Article - 5 Apr 2019
This article describes how the Vanta XRF reduces total cost of ownership.
Article - 15 Sep 2003
Aprilia have upped the ante, building the fastest production V-twin motor bike. The RSV 1000 R boasts a more powerful engione than its predecessor, but also benefits from reduced weight through...
Article - 4 May 2001
Magnesium alloys reinforced with silicon carbide particlates are being applied in autmotive, aerospace, cycling and engineering industries.
Article - 21 Sep 2005
A review of the materials and processing designs to improve the mechanical and corrosion properties of magnesium alloys is reported by grains refinement via repeated plastic working and magnesium...
Article - 7 Jun 2018
AZoM talks for Dr. Evans Mogire from Buehler about how they are leading the way in answering the challenges set by the automotive industry regarding testing materials.
Article - 11 Mar 2015
Galvanic corrosion may occur when two dissimilar metals are in contact with one another in the presence of an electrolyte creating an electronic pathway for the movement of electrons (such as water).
Article - 14 Aug 2013
Metal matrix composites (MMCs) are composite materials containing at least two constituent parts – a metal part and a material or a different metal part.
Article - 9 May 2013
Aluminium / aluminum is being employed in an ever-increasing number of applications as engineers and manufacturers have learnt to utilize various combinations of its advantageous properties.