Article - 18 May 2005
Duplex stainless steels are extremely corrosion resistant, work hardenable alloys. Their microstructures have both austenite and ferrite phases and show properties of both types of stainless steels....
Article - 11 Sep 2009
This article discusses the importance of using the right kind of compressor oils in chemical plants. Appropriate lubricants must also be used to avoid wear and tear.
Article - 10 Jan 2003
The performance of titanium, or more specifically, the stability of the titanium oxide film in various environments is outlined. Some environments include chlorine, water, mineral acids, salt...
Article - 19 Apr 2005
Aluminium 5754 has excellent corrosion resistance to seawater and industrially polluted atmospheres. It has high strength that makes 5754 highly suited to flooring applications. The properties,...
Article - 13 Aug 2002
Titanium and titanium alloys are generally highly resistant to corrosion. Anhydrous mehanol is an exception and can lead to stress corrosion cracking. Provided are recommended water contents for the...
Article - 19 Oct 2001
2205 is the most widely used duplex (ferritic/austenitic) stainless steel grade. Its most important properties are excellent corrosion resistance and high strength. Applications include chemical...
Article - 10 Sep 2001
PVDF posses the highest tensile strength of all processable fluorocarbons. Contains a general overview of the polymer Polyvinylidenedifluoride including relative advantages, disadvantages and...
Article - 5 Sep 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 21 Aug 2001
Improved resistance to boiling water compared to polyester laminates. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 16 Aug 2001
Very expensive laminate, exhibits the best notched izod impact strength and lowest density. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.