Article - 17 Feb 2004
Silver/Tungsten metals are produced by powder metallurgical methods. They are used in electrical contacts and other high current applications requiring high conductivity and high arc resistance.
Article - 30 May 2001
Hot pressed composites in the system Al2O3-ZrO2-AlN-SiCw-X where X denotes additions of TiB2, TiC, BN or Nb. They combined electrical conductivity with refractoriness, wear and impact resistance and...
Article - 9 May 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.
Article - 7 Sep 2001
Good cost/performance ratio. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 21 Jul 2001
Silver metal in its pure state has a brilliant white metallic lustre and it is a little harder than gold and is very ductile and malleable. It has 3 commercial types and applications in jewellery,...
Article - 1 Mar 2001
Shape Memory Alloys are now used in a wide range of medical and dental applications. This article describes the basic physics and alloy types together with a wide range of applications.
News - 8 Sep 2005
At the Elektrotechnik trade fair in Dortmund Siemens Power Transmission and Distribution (PTD) unveiled a new vacuum circuit-breaker. The circuit-breaker with the designation Sion is designed for use...
News - 12 Mar 2019
FLIR Systems has published a new application spotlight that addresses the challenge that electrical power stations face in detecting gas leaks from their Sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) circuit...
News - 12 Aug 2013
Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton today announced the launch of a new line of type CH and BR circuit breaker surge protective devices (SPD), which enhance Eaton’s comprehensive line of...
News - 17 Sep 2010
Dow Corning will exhibit at Finepoint’s 17th annual Circuit Breaker Test & Maintenance Training Conference to demonstrate how the company’s products help increase circuit breaker...