Southwest Metal Products is located in Windsor, Ontario convenient to all North American Customers. Southwest Metal produces parts by cold forging carbon and alloy steel. Forgings produced range up to...
Article - 28 Jun 2012
AISI 4140 is a chromium-molybdenum alloy steel, the chromium content provides good hardness penetration, and the molybdenum content ensures uniform hardness and high strength.
News - 31 Mar 2008
New additions to the Okartek range of roller systems from Dotmar EPP enhance the load capacity, versatility and safety of the internationally proven materials handling technology.
New OkarRoll MTR...
Article - 2 Jul 2012
AISI 1045 steel is a medium tensile steel supplied in the black hot rolled or normalized condition. It has a tensile strength of 570 - 700 MPa and Brinell hardness ranging between 170 and 210.
News - 24 Jun 2010
Accuride Corporation (OTCBB: ACUZ) today announced that its Fabco(TM) brand has made available freewheel locking hubs for Fabco Steerable Drive Axles. Due to improved drivetrain efficiency, this new...
Article - 15 Aug 2002
The benefits and limitations of thermal spraying and hard chrome plating are explained. The two processes are also compared in terms of their requirements and coating properties.
Article - 23 May 2001
Different types of MMCs and various manufacturing routes are explored. Many applications in the automotive, aerospace and sporting goods industries that are close to commercialisation are explained.
News - 4 Apr 2005
Car manufacturers and their suppliers impose particularly
stringent demands on surface coating systems. The fact that the latest
environmentally compatible, waterborne polyurethane coatings are...
News - 10 Apr 2014
Researchers from Brown University and universities in China have found a simple technique that can strengthen steel without sacrificing ductility. The new technique, described in Nature...
Article - 29 Nov 2016
In a factory, a line fills up to 50,000 cans per hour, and then seams the filled cans. An “Automated Clean in Place” program featured in the filling machines allows them to be cleaned by flushing with...