Article - 8 Aug 2018
Oils & lubricants are an essential to mechanical systems & provide a way for two surfaces to slide over each other without causing wear.
Article - 29 May 2019
This article explains a tribometry setup that allows time-effective screening of materials and lubricants while monitoring slight variations in friction.
Article - 22 Oct 2018
This article discusses the ways hybrid 3D printing are affecting the automotive industry.
Article - 13 Aug 2018
As conventional fuels run out, alternative fuels are being increasingly researched and analysed. This article discusses how these alternative fuels affect tribology.
Article - 4 Apr 2017
Various types of temperature measurement devices, with an inventory of more than 10,000 different components, are available from OMEGA. Examples are thermocouple wire, infra-red camera, temperature...
Article - 23 Feb 2015
Rolls-Royce designed the state of the art Trent 1000 turbine Engine with an impressive 50,000 horse power – the equivalent of 68 Formula 1 racing car engines. It is no surprise that people wonder how...
Article - 3 Aug 2006
AM-SC1 is a magnesium alloy developed specifically for sand casting. It is especially suited to automotive applications such as engine blocks and other powertrain components.
Article - 6 Feb 2001
Silicon nitride (Si3N4) comes in forms such as reaction bonded, sintered and hot pressed. Excellent thermo mechanical properties have seen this material used for engine parts, bearings, metal...
Article - 31 Oct 2016
Today, it is not advisable to leave the good/bad decision to the wind, and not just because it very rarely blows in laboratories and factories. Distinguishing from the good and the bad reliably and...
Article - 20 Jul 2013
As there is an increasing demand for improving the fuel efficiency of automobiles, manufacturers and suppliers are working together to analyze the possibilities of commercializing new technologies,...