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This article provides examples of industries and applications that can benefit from the use of advanced ceramic components. IN many cases advanced ceramics can replace more traditional materials and...
Article - 28 Feb 2017
Jeff Schibley of Jet Edge advises that before investing in a waterjet system, the waterjet manufacturer needs to perform a test cut. Using material supplied by the customer, most waterjet...
Article - 19 Mar 2002
Machining of titanium is not as simple as some other metals, mainly due to thermal effects. Suggestions for milling, boring, turning, drilling, tapping, grinding, cutting, electrochemical machining,...
Article - 26 Mar 2019
This article discusses the applications of self-healing thin films.
Article - 25 Jan 2019
This article explains what is chemical vapor deposition.
Article - 30 Jun 2018
The ability to measure flow in a dependable, precise and economical manner is of greater importance in today’s world than in any other era.
Article - 2 May 2018
3D printing has been around for longer than most people think - the first 3D print was made in 1981 by Hideo Kodama. But 3D printing has come a long way since then, with prints being made at...
Article - 21 Sep 2020
If manned missions to Mars are to succeed, a radical new material is needed to meet human needs in this harshest of environments. Chitin?—?a biomaterial ubiquitous on Earth?—?could provide such a...
Article - 13 Jul 2018
It was suggested during the early 1990’s that CCDs were slowly becoming extinct and therefore were considered as ‘technological dinosaurs’.
Article - 21 Mar 2018
This article discusses how to use a electromagnetic flowmeter for the oil and gas industry.