Article - 4 Nov 2013
Paul Harvey, Group Business Development Manager at Bohler–Uddedholm, talks to AZoM about the use of special steels as tooling materials and the changing uses and applications of these.
Article - 28 Apr 2005
The printing operation of ink jet printers is outlined and the importance of particle size in inks is discussed. The laser diffraction technique demonstrates how particle size changes as a function of...
Article - 4 Nov 2015
Dale Fox, Co-Founder and CEO at Tribogenics, talks to AZoM about how they have achieved the next big step in X-ray fluorescence technology.
Article - 14 Dec 2012
Polyester is a plastic that was invented in the UK back in the 1940s, and is considered as one of the greatest man-made inventions. It is a long- chain synthetic polymer consisting at least 85% by...
Article - 29 Nov 2012
Polypropylene (PP) is a thermoplastic polymer of the monomer propylene. It is a robust material and has high resistance to acids, bases, and other solvents making it extremely useful for a range of...
Article - 30 Aug 2010
Mecmesin is a leading designer and manufacturer of force and torque test equipment. They offer precision test instruments and systems that are accurate, reliable and excellent value for money for a...
Article - 3 May 2017
AZoM spoke to Alan Jaenecke, from Taber Industries, about the different types of abrasion testing available to manufacturers and why he believes the Taber Test is superior.
Article - 8 Jan 2002
While stainless steels are often used for their corrosion resistance, they do in fact suffer from corrosion under certain circumstances. Modes such as pitting, crevice, stress corrosion cracking,...
Article - 26 Oct 2001
Vinyl has many uses in cars and is used for several reasons. Some include cost advantages, environmental reasons and recyclability. Some applications include body mouldings, under bonnet wiring,...
Article - 19 Feb 2019
In this article, the different methods that can be employed for ensuring consistent quality in the plastics industry are discussed.