Article - 9 May 2001
Improved manufacturing and service properties compared to unmodified ETFE's. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this...
Article - 16 Aug 2001
Best friction and wear characteristics of the polyimides, however, reductions in tensile strength and elongation at break result. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed...
Article - 23 May 2001
Different types of MMCs and various manufacturing routes are explored. Many applications in the automotive, aerospace and sporting goods industries that are close to commercialisation are explained.
Article - 11 Apr 2001
An innovative titanium casting technology developed by Taramm is outlined. It incorporates vaccum melting and pouring and uses purpose designed moulds which generates a magnetic field resulting in...
Article - 7 Mar 2001
The benefits of PM superalloys over conventional superalloys are explored. It covers the nickel and titanium based superalloys and looks at future developments and directions.
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 - 11 Dec 2003
A compressor oil is used to lubricate both the working parts and the pressurized spaces in a compressor.
Article - 5 Jul 2019
This article takes a close look at PTFE lip seals for rotary applications.
Article - 10 Nov 2017
This article briefly describes the wide range of seals and products available from Saint-Gobain Seals, and shows how they are used in the Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Automotive, Life Sciences and Industrial...
Article - 16 Jul 2013
Present day oil analysis is done by using optical emission spectroscopy (OES) to measure the ppm (parts per million) levels of wear metals, contaminants and additives in oil samples.