Results 271 - 280 of 285 for Automobiles
  • Article - 18 Oct 2001
    Solutia Inc. have just released Vanceva Secure, a new grade of polyvinyl butyrate (PVB). It is claimed to provide increased resistance to intrusion when used in laminated glass and has application in...
  • Article - 31 Aug 2001
    Although unchanged PPO is a semi-crystalline thermoplastic, all commercially available grades are mixed with (high impact) polystyrene so as to enhance melt processability.
  • Article - 29 Aug 2001
    Improved tensile and flexural properties caompared to unmodified amorphous (transparent) Polyamide.
  • Article - 28 Aug 2001
    Zinc has many uses, many of which revolve around protective coatings for steel deposited by hot dip galvanising. These materials are ised in the automotive and construction industries. While the...
  • Article - 28 Aug 2001
    Recycled PET is used in many applications from automotive to office equipment. It is also alloyed with other polymers or combined with fillers.
  • Article - 27 Aug 2001
    Development of solder technology is being driven by miniaturisation. Surface mount technology now dominates and demands on solders are changing. Solders are now part of the mechanical bond as well as...
  • 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 - 31 Jul 2001
    Bicomponent extrusion is a novel process for producing ceramic fibres with distinct core and sheath phases. These materials have potential use in metal and ceramic matrix composites and have the...
  • Article - 28 Jul 2001
    Tungsten has the highest melting point (3410°C) and the highest tensile strength at temperatures over 1650°C of all the metals. It is used for lamp filaments, x-ray targets, aerospace applications and...
  • Article - 23 Jul 2001
    Platinum (Pt) was discovered by Ulloa in 1735 and Wood in 1741. Platinum occurs as such naturally, together with negligible amounts of palladium, iridium, rhodium, osmium, and ruthenium.