Article - 20 May 2005
The name stainless steel covers a variety of corrosion resistant steels. This results in hundreds of different grades of stainless steel that are covered by a range of national and international...
Article - 19 Apr 2005
Aluminium 5754 has excellent corrosion resistance to seawater and industrially polluted atmospheres. It has high strength that makes 5754 highly suited to flooring applications. The properties,...
Article - 18 Apr 2005
Aluminium alloy 1050 is a popular grade of aluminium for general sheet metal work where moderate strength is required. 1050 is known for its excellent corrosion resistance, high ductility and highly...
Article - 13 Apr 2005
This article discusses the laboratory and medical applications of the polycarbonate Makrolon®.
Article - 26 Mar 2002
The use of plastics and rubbers in building is increasing. Some applications such as pipes and gutters, roofing, cladding panels, anti-vibration mounts, sound insulation, thermal insulation and window...
Article - 23 Oct 2001
420 is a higher carbon version of grade 410. When fully hardened it is the hardest of this family of stainless steels. Hardness is optimised at the expense of other properties. Typical applications...
Article - 28 Aug 2001
Recycled PET is used in many applications from automotive to office equipment. It is also alloyed with other polymers or combined with fillers.
Article - 19 Feb 2019
In this article, the different methods that can be employed for ensuring consistent quality in the plastics industry are discussed.
Article - 11 Nov 2013
Modern Raman equipment is more robust, faster and cheaper when compared to earlier instrumentation.
Article - 2 Jul 2013
INCOLOY alloys belong to the category of super-austenitic stainless steel alloys. Nickel, chromium and iron are the principal constituents of this alloy. By adding different additives this alloy can...