Article - 26 Apr 2013
About 8% of the earth's crust is made up of aluminium / aluminum, a silverish white element. When aluminium / aluminum is mixed with one of these elements – silicon, magnesium, manganese, copper, and...
Article - 19 Apr 2013
Rotational moulding is the method of choice for producing many of the hollow plastic products that we use in everyday life and is in fact one of the fastest growing sectors of the plastics industry...
Article - 14 Dec 2012
TenCate Advanced Composites is a key provider of thermoplastic advanced composite materials for a myriad of applications including aircraft structures.
Article - 12 Dec 2012
Global materials technology company, TenCate Advanced Composites supports the use of engineered composites materials in a broad range of applications.
Article - 12 Mar 2006
Scanning probe microscopes have been developed that can measure electrical currents, resistance, and capacitance.
Article - 21 Sep 2005
Electro conductive nanosized ZnO powder were synthesized from zinc sulfate salt and aluminum sulfate salts. The crystallization process, morphologies, and thermal decomposition were studied as a...
Article - 12 May 2005
Copper and copper alloys are amongst the most versatile materials available and are used for applications in every type of industry. Fabrication techniques, handling, storage and cleaning details are...
Article - 25 Apr 2005
Brass alloy CZ130 is a machinable brass typically used in sections. The properties, applications and fabrication details are provided for brass alloy CZ130.
Article - 19 Apr 2005
Aluminium alloy 2011 is a high mechanical strength alloy that machines exceptionally well. Often called a Free Machining Alloy or "FMA" it is well suited to use in automatic lathes.
Article - 8 Jul 2004
This article provides a guide to the machining of titanium alloys. Some details are provided for operations including cutting, grinding, surface grinding, turning, drilling, milling, chemical milling,...