Article - 20 May 2005
The name stainless steel covers a variety of corrosion resistant steels. This results in hundreds of different grades of stainless steel that are covered by a range of national and international...
Article - 18 Mar 2004
Ti5.5Al3.5Sn3Zr1Nb, or Timetal 829 is a weldable creep resistant high temperature titanium alloy. it was designed for use in gas turbine engines. Physical and mechanical properties and provided as are...
Article - 28 Oct 2003
Ti4Al4Mo4Sn0.5Si0.1C is one of the sytongest commercially available titanium alloys. Its physical and mechanical properties are listed. Fabrication notes are also provided.
Article - 5 Mar 2003
Polyetherimide (PEI) is a high performance thermoplastic with properties similar to polyetheretherketone. Mechanical, physical, thermal, electrical and chemical resistance data are provided.
Article - 12 Nov 2002
Talonite is a cobalt-chromium alloy from Carbide Processors. It is suited to applications such as food mixing, knives and blades for cutting materials such as lumber where it out performs tool steels....
Article - 12 Sep 2002
Ti8Al1Mo1V is a high strength near alpha alloy. It has excellent creep resistance up to 430°C and is used in forged fan and compressor blades. It has the highest tensile modulus and lowest density of...
Article - 28 May 2002
Have you ever wondered what attributes and properties make aluminium foil suitable for the applications it us used in? If so, this article provides a detailed account of all the attributes and...
Article - 11 Feb 2002
The effects of various media such as alkalis, inorganic salts, organic chemicals, organic acids, oxygen, hydrogen, sulfur dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, nitrogen, ammonia and liquid metals on titanium are...
Article - 13 Dec 2001
Silica is one of the most abundant oxides in the earths crust. It exists in 3 crystalline forms as well as amorphous forms. It hasmany useful properties and is used in a range of applications such as...
Article - 7 Nov 2001
This grade combines high hardness and strength after suitable heat treatment. Corrosion and heat resistance are similar to grade 304. It is suited to production of long shafts which require no...