Article - 11 May 2005
Alloy NES833 is an Aluminium Bronze with good ductility and impact strength. It also has superior corrosion resistance. The properties, applications and fabrication details are provided for bronze...
Article - 21 Apr 2005
Aluminium alloy 6262 is a heat treatable alloy with very good corrosion resistance and strength. 6262 has excellent machinability and surface finish. The properties, applications and fabrication...
Article - 22 Apr 2002
CuZnAl SMA's are probably the least well known of the three main families of commercial SMA's. They use relatively cheap materials and can have transformation temperatures between + and -100°C. They...
Article - 7 May 2001
Good abrasion resistance and a wide servicable temperature range. Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed.
Article - 19 Apr 2002
Nickel-Titanium based shape memory alloys are the most common types of commercially available SMA's. Compositional variations, work hardening, properties, applications and history of this family of...
Article - 28 Jun 2012
AISI 4140 is a chromium-molybdenum alloy steel, the chromium content provides good hardness penetration, and the molybdenum content ensures uniform hardness and high strength.
Article - 24 Nov 2010
In recent years, environmentally-assisted cracking has caused failures of many Grade P110 couplings during fracturing operations, causing enormous economic loss to the oil and gas industry. Examples...
Article - 23 Jul 2003
A review of the current understanding of adhesion between a synthetic polymer and a second material is presented. The information gives a broad picture of the issues and understanding. How materials...
Article - 18 Dec 2017
Fluorine-19 NMR brings a new dimension to the analysis group of fluorine-containing compounds.
Article - 26 Jun 2019
This article discusses sector coupling, which involves the interconnecting of energy consuming sectors and the power generating sector.