Article - 19 Sep 2005
Metal Matrix Composite’s (MMCs) have gained increasing interest recently. In this paper, latest developments in carbon fiber reinforced magnesium alloys are presented. Results show show an increase in...
Article - 28 Aug 2001
Zinc has many uses, many of which revolve around protective coatings for steel deposited by hot dip galvanising. These materials are ised in the automotive and construction industries. While the...
Article - 21 Oct 2003
Si2C Evolution have developed novel technology for the rapid manufacture of reaction bonded silicon carbide tools and dies. This technolgy has been recognised in the latest Idea to Product Competition...
Article - 3 Aug 2006
AM-HP2 has been specifically developed as a diecasting magnesium alloy for high temperature automotive powertrain applications, such as engine blocks, structural sumps and automatic transmission...
Article - 11 Oct 2002
As the competition with aluminium cans hots up steel can manufacturers have hit back innovations that will make them more competitive. These include weight reductions, materials developments and...
Article - 10 Sep 2002
A comprehensive overview of the powder injection moulding process. Aspects covered include, the process, raw materials, advantages, formulation and binder related issues and the market for metal and...
Article - 24 Jan 2016
Trim Tool & Machine, Inc., based in Cleveland, Ohio, has been offering abrasive waterjet cutting, machine building, stamping and diecast tooling, and CNC milling since 1999.
Article - 5 Jul 2013
Basic construction metals tend to physically transform over time due to natural environmental conditions. The texture and color of the metal surface changes with an oxide layer forming on it in the...
Article - 22 Nov 2012
From classical symphonies to death metal, drums are an integral part of almost all music created across the globe. The range of materials used to create the modern drum kit is large and varied and is...
Article - 3 Apr 2001
This article provides a comprehensive introduction into the process of injection moulding of plastics. It covers the various stages in the process and also looks at design parameters.