Article - 1 May 2008
Finishes for aluminium are designed to either preserve an existing surface or promote a new one which is visually or functionally more desirable. This article covers mechanical finishes, chemical...
Article - 19 Apr 2005
Aluminium alloy 2011 is a high mechanical strength alloy that machines exceptionally well. Often called a Free Machining Alloy or "FMA" it is well suited to use in automatic lathes.
Article - 26 Jul 2004
The 2005 Hummer H2 SUT is the latest vehicle in General Motors Corp.’s line-up to benefit from a lightweight, high performance nanocomposite material. Posted May 13 2004
Article - 29 Aug 2001
Improved hydrocarbon resistance than PPO alone, however, increases in water absorption result from the nylon content.
Article - 31 May 2001
The stages in producing chrome-like finishes on plastics are described as is the devlopment of the technology. Applications in the automotive industry and domestic fittings indusrty are also examined.
Article - 16 May 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 21 Apr 2005
Aluminium alloy 6063/6063A is a medium strength alloy commonly referred to as an architectural alloy. It is normally used in intricate extrusions. The properties, applications and fabrication details...
Article - 25 Jan 2016
Grand Blanc, Michigan-based automation supplier, Alliance Automation have explored the globe to find the optimum automation and manufacturing systems. The systems they find are fine-tuned to meet the...
Article - 1 Oct 2015
Today, synthetic polymers are utilized in a wide range of industries such as packaging, food, automotive and so on. During manufacturing, the quality of plastic products mainly relies on the quality...
Article - 30 Oct 2003
Forging processes used in Australia such as open die, closed die, non-ferrous and cold and warm steel forging are outlined. Their applications and limitations are also described.