Article - 23 Aug 2003
With automotive manufacturers increasingly turning to lighter materials such as composites, there is also increased pressure on them to recycle these materials. Pyrolysis is a process that can be used...
Article - 22 Aug 2003
Polymer based engine covers are helping to beautify the engine bays and under bonnet areas of new cars such as BMW's. New materials such as mineral/glass fibre reinforced nylon 6 are being used that...
Article - 27 Sep 2001
Adding nanosized particles to polymers can enhance properties such as strength, modulus, thermal stability as well as decreasing gas permeability. Properties such as toughness and impact resistance...
Article - 15 Feb 2001
This article discusses thermoplastic composites and how they have overtaken aluminum as the production material of choice in the aviation and transportation industries.
Article - 15 Feb 2017
Amulya Das, Director of Business Development and Corporate R&D at Mid-Mountain Materials, Inc., talks to AZoM about their advanced coated fabrics used in the aerospace industry.
Article - 7 Jun 2017
Removable Insulation Blankets are made up of a wide range of different material components: The inner and outer covers, the actual insulation material, and the fastening system.
Article - 24 May 2016
The efficiency of the laser heat treatment method can be enhanced by recognizing the uniformity of intensity of the laser beam, beam shape, and the cleanliness of the delivery optics.
Article - 22 Oct 2002
Recently developed RF proximity sensors overcome many problems associated with more conventional sensors. The advantages, differences and how they work are all covered, as is their potential...
Article - 18 Jun 2018
In this interview, Sidney Tannenbaum, Marketing Manager of Firwin discusses how improved insulation can enhance automotive performance.
Article - 10 Oct 2017
Flange covers from Firwin are offered in two standard options: ‘standard’ flange covers, and a ‘donut’ flange cover.