Article - 11 Jun 2013
Stainless steel grade 420J2 is inexpensive and highly corrosion resistant steel. It has good corrosion resistance in mild atmosphere as well as domestic and industrial environments.
Article - 30 May 2013
The important alloys of copper and tin from an industrial point of view are the bronzes. The cast tin bronzes are designated by UNS C90200 through C91700. Lead is added to tin bronzes for improving...
Article - 27 May 2013
Cupronickel alloys (UNS C70600 - C71500) are a category of copper alloys. Copper UNS C71580 alloy is a wrought alloy that has good corrosion resistance especially to saline water and ductility.
Article - 23 May 2013
Copper alloys are extremely popular as they have strong corrosion resistance to many types of substances and environments. They are resistant to fresh water, steam, marine and industrial atmospheres,...
Article - 7 May 2013
Inconel 800 is an iron-nickel-chromium alloy having sufficient resistance to carburization and oxidation at high temperatures as well as moderate strength.
Article - 5 Apr 2013
Zinc sulfide is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula ZnS. It mainly occurs in mineral sphalerite and wurtzite. Both sphalerite and wurtzite are intrinsic, wide-band gap semiconductors.
Article - 7 Dec 2012
A French chemist Jean-Charles-Galissard de Marignac discovered the element called Ytterbium. At first the element yttrium was discovered from which elements like erbium and terbium were extracted.
Article - 5 Dec 2012
Oxygen was discovered by Joseph Priestley in 1744. Carl W. Scheele of Sweden found the presence of the element two years before, but failed to publish it. Scheele found a gas that enhances combustion...
This page details the capabilities of Specac’s heatable long-pathlength gas cells for FTIR gas testing.
Article - 14 Jun 2012
In 1803AD, Osmium was discovered by Smithson Tennant who separated it and iridium out from an impure platinum sample. Properties, occurence, production and applications of osmium are covered in this...