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.
Article - 2 Apr 2020
Cold forming is used to produce mini and micro-precision components, yet isn't well known, here we discuss its benefits and features vs other methods.
Article - 24 Jan 2020
AZoMaterials spoke to Ben Melrose, Technical Director at International Syalons, about the grades of sialons that exist, why sialon is the answer to the problem of producing complex shapes with...
Article - 19 Dec 2014
Spring srl, a rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing company based in Monteviale, Italy, opted to reverse-engineer parts in-house rather than outsourcing the work.
Article - 23 Aug 2001
Metal injection moulding (MIM) is a relatively new manufacturing process for the large-scale net shape forming of high integrity, multifunctional metal parts. Applications include automotive parts,...
Article - 4 May 2001
These alloys are light weight, high strength and cheaper than zirconium containing nagnesium alloys. They find applications in the aeropsace, automotive industries as well as electronics, sporting...
Article - 19 Apr 2018
SiAlONs were developed as a more cost-effective substitute for hot pressed silicon nitride. They should be considered a family of alloys with a broad range of properties.
Article - 15 Feb 2017
When polymers are subjected to shear in processing operations, the long chain of molecules present in them become distorted.
Article - 19 Jun 2013
Zinc aluminum (ZA) alloys are alloys with zinc as the base metal having higher concentrations of aluminum than traditional zinc alloys. Other metals that are present on these alloys are magnesium and...
Article - 14 Jun 2013
Magnesium is known to be the easiest metal to machine with excellent strength-to-weight ratio, thus this lightest alloy is frequently die cast. Magnesium AS21X1 is a die cast alloy.