Article - 10 Aug 2015
The role of additives is crucial in lubricating oils as it creates friction-modifying layers on metal surfaces. Wear resistant layers are deposited on steel surfaces using overbased calcium sulfonate...
Article - 8 Oct 2014
The Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) thin film coating method has been used in the semiconductor industry for several years in the fabrication of a variety of electronic devices and components.
Article - 4 Sep 2014
Dow Corning offers a variety of Molykote high-performance specialty lubricants to satisfy the auto lubrication requirements of its customers.
Article - 27 Jan 2014
In the automotive sector, test standards are an important factor where clutches, brakes, tires, engines, seatbelts, etc. are checked for their material properties to comply with a number of standards...
Article - 16 Oct 2013
John Walling, Strategic Marketing Manager for Victrex Polymer Solutions, talks to AZoM about metal replacement with PEEK (polyetheretherketone).
Article - 11 Jan 2013
Solid lubricants can be utilized as free-flowing powders, as additives in some oils and greases, and as key ingredients in high-performance anti-friction coatings and anti-seize pastes.
Article - 19 Nov 2012
Advancements in hydrophobic materials and coatings could save industries thousands of dollars, reduce housework and help tackle environmental issues.
Article - 11 Sep 2009
This article discusses the advantages of using the appropriate solid lubricant paste in special operating conditions.
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Rubber to metal bonding involves three areas, the substrate, the interface and the rubber. The bonding process itself involves several steps including substrate cleaning, application of bonding agents...
Article - 27 Aug 2001
Surface treatments such as ion implantation, ion beam mixing, laser processing, PVD, CVD and laser alloying are being applied to monolithic ceramic materials to improve surface properties so that they...