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 - 18 Apr 2006
This paper presents the status of Materials Engineering research and education in the Philippines in line with the objective of establishing a network for research.
Article - 2 Dec 2005
The existence of non-metallic deposited layers originating from inclusions in workpiece steels on the rake face of high speed steel (HSS) tools coated by physical vapor deposition (PVD) has...
Article - 20 Sep 2005
In general, PVD-TiN coated High Speed Steel endmills used to machine carbon steels can perform better at high cutting speeds compared with uncoated tools resulting in better surface finish and longer...
Article - 27 Nov 2004
Nitriding and plasma nitriding are processes that can increase the surface hardness of titanium alloys. Plasma nitriding and nitriding processes are described as well as the characteristics,...
Article - 27 Jul 2004
Coatings such as titanium nitride on biomedical implants can improve their performance. Whilst the substrate my be biocompatible, the coating may help to improve wear resistance and lubricity. This...
Article - 8 Jan 2004
Density data is provided for Titanium Nitride (TiN).
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 - 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 - 30 Jan 2002
The wear resistance of titanium alloys is quite poor. It can be enhanced by any number of surface treatments such as enhanced surface films, conversion coatings, electrolytic and electroless plating,...