Article - 26 Feb 2001
Mechanical seals are important in many industries such as process, automotive and aerospace. This article looks at classes of seals, materials selection, surface finish and design.
Article - 15 Dec 2012
Polymethylpentene (PMP) is a thermoplastic polymer of methylpentene monomer units. TPX is a commonly used trademark provided by Mitsui Chemicals. Other trademark names of PMP are Zeonex and Crystalor.
Article - 21 Sep 2005
In Thailand, there is negligible manufacturing of ‘advanced’ industrial ceramics although they are widely used as parts in various industries. Current research in Thailand is outlined as is...
Article - 30 Oct 2003
The history and dvelopment of the metals forging industry is described. From its origins, throught the 19th century to modern day. Key materials developments are also described.
Article - 11 Apr 2018
Tradeshow Talks with ROMI- MACH 2018
Article - 22 Jan 2003
While most people are familiar with rapid prototyping, rapid manufacturing is a new concept. The possibility of extending rapid prototyping to short production runs is explored.
Article - 24 Apr 2001
Vibration isolation, bridge bearings, suspension bearings and energy absorption applications are covered in detail in this article, while other uses for rubbers are outlined.
Article - 6 Aug 2019
This article discusses how to increase mining equipment safety by using the correct insulation.
Article - 2 May 2019
Paravan GmbH chose to work with bigrep to create complex and bespoke autonomous and independent drive systems for vehicles with a large 3D printer.
Article - 23 Mar 2018
Equipment which is certified as being intrinsically safe by an independent testing agency (e.g., FM Global) decreases the risk of death or injury when using it and helps to prevent the loss of...