Article - 11 Oct 2001
There are several surface coating technologies available for tool steels. These surface coatings are used in applications such as drills, taps, reamers, shank cutters, bore cutters, dies, and milling...
Article - 15 Mar 2001
Chemical vapour deposition (CVD) offers a viable alternative to diamond coating for dental tools. Coatings such as titanium nitride can be deposited and will not erode away as do bonded diamond...
Article - 6 Oct 2006
Feldco International manufacture a range of pressed technical ceramics, These include alumina, boron carbide, silicon carbide, boron nitride, silicon nitride, aluminum nitride etc. Properties and...
Article - 4 Dec 2002
The changing state of the heat treatment industry is reviewed. Traditional processes and more recent technologies and their impact are outlined. While written from a UK perspective, much of the...
Article - 6 Dec 2010
SurfaceWave provides precise measurements of the thickness and uniformity of blanket and patterned metal films, including barrier/seed layer thicknesses.
Article - 13 Jul 2008
H.E.F. specialize in coatings and surface treatments for wear and friction applications. Michael tells us about H.E.F.'s custom designed bearings for high load, low rotation applications in harsh...
Article - 12 Apr 2007
Feldco International provide sputtering targets made in a vast array of materials in various sizes. A list of applications and indutrsies served for sputtering targets is provided as well as some of...
Article - 28 Jan 2003
Ceramic tipped saw blades offer advantages over more conventional carbide tipped blades. Some comon questions are answered about their processing such as what ceramics are used, why are they so...
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 - 24 Jul 2008
InnerArmor technology is flexible and offers virtually unlimited wear resistant coating possibilities which can be applied to a wide range of base materials. And the specifications are easily tailored...