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  • Article - 12 Mar 2001
    Zircar have released a new range of medium density reinforced alumina composites suitable for use in induction annealing machines. These materials have a maximum operating temperature of 1260°C....
  • Article - 12 Mar 2001
    Almost 50% of failures of engineering plastics result from environmental degradation. Effects such as exposure to chemicals and weathering processes are examined. This article also compares natural...
  • Article - 12 Mar 2001
    Cemented Carbides are a family of metal matrix composites consisting of hard ceramic particles such as tungsten cardide in a metal matrix such as cobalt. They possess properties that make them suited...
  • Article - 9 Mar 2001
    This novel family of materials is quite new and hence applications are relatively limited. This article describes a number of potential applications for auxetic materials including biomedical,...
  • Article - 9 Mar 2001
    This article describes the properties of an unusual material class. Unlike most materials, when stretched in one direction, auxetic materials also expand in the transverse direction, while most...
  • Article - 8 Mar 2001
    Case Study: Joining stainless steel pipework in plumbing systems can be expensive, time consuming and difficult. However, through the use of (anaerobic) adhesives, high quality joints can be produced...
  • Article - 8 Mar 2001
    Case Study: This article outlines the repair of a steel water pipeline. In this case steel patches were bonded into place where wall thickness was significantly corroded. This provided a cost...
  • Article - 8 Mar 2001
    Case Study: Adhesives provided a viable alternative to welding etc for authorities who had a problem with people converting cars to commercial vehicles to avoid taxes in Ireland.
  • Article - 8 Mar 2001
    This article provides some brief tips on how adhesives should be used. It covers surface preparation, selection and outlines some databases that can be used for further information.
  • Article - 8 Mar 2001
    The different families of adhesives commonly used today are explained as well as applications. Examples include anaerobics, phenolics, epoxies, silicones, polyimides, hot melts etc.