Article - 19 May 2016
In April, Grand View Research underscored just how big the aerospace materials market is becoming in a report that stated the aerospace plastics market alone will reach nearly $12 billion by 2022.
Article - 3 Aug 2017
MIL-DTL-12560K Class 1 RHA is one of the most standard wrought or rolled armor steel grades.
Article - 28 Nov 2018
This article discusses the properites, grades and uses of military steel.
Article - 25 Jul 2005
British scientists have perfected a way of producing self reinforced polypropylene parts which will help vehicle manufacturers meet stringent new laws on recycling. The technology opens the door fpr...
Article - 13 Nov 2000
Extreme hardness, low density and excellent thermal shock resistance are properties that make sintered silicon carbide suited to applications in industries including: automotive; ballistics; heat...
Article - 27 Aug 2001
The acceptance of fibre reinforced plastic composites (FRP's) by the automotive industry has been limited somewhat by a lack of understanding of impact properties. The advantages of these materials...
Article - 22 Feb 2013
Formula One (F1) motor racing is the top level single-seater auto racing authorized by the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA). Almost 10% of the world's population follow the sport of...
Article - 26 Jul 2004
Sandia have developed a prototype gauntlet to protect soldiers arms during combat. The shoulder length gauntlets utilise kevlar and carbon composites to protect the wearer against heat and impact....
Article - 21 Aug 2018
The new system utilizes a trolley with a central glass target, which can be moved the length of the torpedo.
Article - 25 Apr 2001
Aluminium and its alloys are truly versatile engineering materials. It is used in industries such as electrical, packaging, transport, building and architecture, gas cylinders, machined components,...