Article - 10 Sep 2009
This article showcases AMAMCO Tool’s expertise in the field of solid carbide tool making and supply to the aircraft industry, through the illustration of its involvement in the early-stage Boeing 787...
Article - 28 Sep 2004
With successful development of new material PVA (Polyvinylalcohol) fibre with research that was started in 1999, a plant for its mass production with the completion scheduled for December this year is...
Article - 24 May 2011
Heat flux sensors facilitate contact less monitoring of transfer of heat in metallic tools. As heat is generated by almost all thermosetting materials at the time of their reaction, the sensor is...
Article - 14 Jul 2003
The importance of structural integrity is outlined and ways in which the condition of structures can be monitored are covered from the perspective of SIMoNET. Typical applicatioms such as bridges,...
Article - 30 Sep 2002
Rolled aluminium products such as sheet, plate and foil make up 50% of all aluminium used. The areas where these materials are used, the process by which it is produced and developments in aluminium...
Article - 18 Oct 2001
Solutia Inc. have just released Vanceva Secure, a new grade of polyvinyl butyrate (PVB). It is claimed to provide increased resistance to intrusion when used in laminated glass and has application in...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Rubber to metal bonding involves three areas, the substrate, the interface and the rubber. The bonding process itself involves several steps including substrate cleaning, application of bonding agents...
Article - 12 May 2001
Improved mechanical properties when compared with unmodifed polyamide 6 plastics. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this...
Article - 30 Nov 2001
Biaxial testing is a method that can assess how polymer matrix composites will perform under complex load situations.
Article - 26 Nov 2008
Developed for demanding applications requiring the combination of thermal conductivity, high wear resistance and boron nitrides corrosion resistance, Grade ZSBN boron nitride is a composite material...