Article - 6 Jul 2005
Macor machineable glass ceramic is available from Morgan Advanced Materials in standard forms such as bar, sheet and rod.
Article - 1 Dec 2007
The chemical and process industries are continually seeking new advanced materials to help extend the life of critical components. Syalons play an important role in this.
Article - 17 Jan 2007
This article explores some of the selection criteria/properties and ceramics suited to various applications.
Article - 9 Jul 2002
Plasma-infrared processing is a coating technology suited to coating relatively large surfaces quickly. Using the worlds largest plasma arc lamp ORNL have developed the technique which can produce...
Article - 21 May 2002
By sealing the surface of refractories, their performance can be improved by making them more wear resistant and sealing them from infiltration by detrimental species. Processes for achieving this are...
Article - 29 Nov 2001
Although ceramics have many beneficial properties, all-ceramic machines are rare, hence, the joining of ceramics to other materials is a vital technology. Methods vary from simple to mechanical means...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Although production costs for composite materials (polymer, ceramic and metal matrix) are coming down, it is difficult for them to become accepted materials for aeroengine applications. Thus article...
Article - 20 Nov 2008
Macor is selected as the optimal ceramic for brazing due to its low outgassing, excellent dielectric properties and ease of machining. Titanium was the selected metal due to its close thermal...
Article - 10 May 2004
Aluminium foil offers numerous properties that make it suited to use in beverage packaging applications such as bottle necks, hygiene seals and covers, heat sealed closures and labels. These...
Article - 7 Nov 2001
Glass is term used to describe various non-crystalline solids. It encompasses materials such as vitreous silica, sodium silicate, crystal, borosilicate, opal, phosphate and chalcogenide glasses as...