Article - 8 May 2013
Aluminium/aluminum is a light-weight metal with a bright silvery luster. This metal along with its alloys are in high demand worldwide.
Article - 6 May 2013
Aluminium / aluminum can be easily fabricated into many forms such as sheets, tubes, shapes, foil, rods, and wires. It is known to possess excellent machinability and plasticity in cutting, bending,...
Article - 15 Nov 2012
Super alloys are classified into three types such as cobalt-based, nickel-based, and iron-based super alloys.
Article - 3 Nov 2012
Super alloys have an ability to function under very high temperatures and severe mechanical stress, and also where high surface stability is required. They have good creep and oxidation resistance,...
Article - 6 Oct 2012
Various test methods have been used to study hot corrosion. Immersion testing (or crucible testing), which was the first laboratory test method, is not considered reliable for simulating the gas...
Article - 30 Aug 2012
Aluminum alloys have high ductility and corrosion resistance. At subzero temperatures, their strength can be increased. However, their strength can be reduced at high temperatures of about 200-250°C.
Article - 2 Dec 2008
Silicon nitrides (Si3N4) are a range of advanced engineering ceramics characterised by high strength, toughness and hardness and excellent chemical and thermal stability.
Article - 13 May 2008
A-286 is an age-hardenable iron base superalloy for applications requiring high strength from -320°F up to 1000°F long time, 1300-1500°F short time. Oxidation resistance is high for continuous service...
Article - 23 May 2006
New high-temperature materials are required to increase energy conversion efficiency of thermal cycles such as gas turbine engines. To use Functionally graded materials (FGMs) at high temperatures,...
Article - 11 May 2005
Alloy CA104 is an Aluminium Bronze with high strength. CA104 also has excellent corrosion resistance, abrasion resistance and ability to withstand shock loading. The properties, applications and...