Morse Industries wholesales a wide variety of products, both stock and customized, to customers in the architectural, marine, fixture and manufacturing industries. Primary products include glass...
Article - 18 May 2005
Grade 316 is an austenitic grade second only to 304 in commercial importance. 316 stainless steel has improved corrosion resistance particularly for pitting and crevice corrosion in chloride...
Article - 24 Feb 2003
By embedding fibre optic sensors into polymer matrix composites, users are able to receive feedback on the performance of the components such as masts. This type of system can be used to prevent...
Article - 5 Oct 2001
In competitive yachting small advantages can make all the difference. Employing carbon fibre reinforced polymer composites can provide such an edge due to decreased weight and increased stiffness.
News - 14 Feb 2008
Navtec, the Lewmar rigging division based in Guilford, Conn., has announced the first application of its fully continuous fiber rigging. The 23 meter (75-ft.) carbon fiber spar for the Andrews...
Article - 21 Apr 2005
Aluminium alloy 6262 is a heat treatable alloy with very good corrosion resistance and strength. 6262 has excellent machinability and surface finish. The properties, applications and fabrication...
Article - 23 Jul 2001
Metallic zinc was produced in India by reducing calamine with organic substances like wool, in the 13th century A.D. Marggraf rediscovered zinc in 1746 and showed that metallic zinc could also be...
Article - 7 Feb 2001
Brasses are alloys of copper and zinc (generally 5 to 40%). They are used for high pressure gas valves, gilding metals, plumbing systems and heat exchangers.
News - 4 Jan 2010
One of the most important catalysts in the modern chemical industry is a troublemaker. The building blocks of zeolite ZSM-5 crystals, which are a sort of Swiss cheese with molecular size holes, are...
News - 14 Apr 2009
An academic and a team of post graduate students at the University of Southampton are making final preparations to their solar-powered boat ahead of a major engineering competition. Solar Splash, the...