Article - 26 May 2008
Marine grade stainless steel 316 has been around for a long time. Now there’s an alternative, that’s even better – grade 445M2 from Austral Wright Metals. 445M2 is compared to 316 and properties and...
Article - 20 May 2005
Stainless steel is the name for a family of corrosion resistant steels. New uses are being continuously found for the attractive appearance, low maintenance and strength of stainless steel. Grade...
Article - 18 May 2005
Grade 316 is an austenitic grade second only to 304 in commercial importance. 316 stainless steel has improved corrosion resistance particularly for pitting and crevice corrosion in chloride...
Article - 3 Mar 2009
A leading manufacturer of food pumps needed to reduce costs and increase machining capacity without sacrificing part integrity or the material’s corrosive resistant character. Utilizing The Friction...
Article - 20 May 2008
One of the thermoplastic family favourites from an engineering point of view is polyethylene, represented in the Dotmar EPP family by the Polystone range of ultra high molecular weight polyethylenes...
Article - 29 Oct 2003
Properties of commercially pure nickel are provided. The applications that these lead to are also explained. Its use in chromium plating is also outlined. Fabrication notes are also provided.
Article - 25 Jun 2003
Polytetrafluoroethylene coated glass fabrics are fabrics woven from continuous filament glass yarns, coated with Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE). Applications, and chemical, electrical, physical and...
Article - 13 May 2008
17-4 stainless steel is an age-hardening martensitic alloy combining high strength with the corrosion resistance of stainless steel. Hardening is achieved by a short-time, simple low-temperature...
Article - 23 Oct 2001
This article discusses the properties and applications of stainless steel grade 304 (UNS S30400).
Article - 22 Jun 2017
The effectiveness of the mixing process can be key to determining whether the overall process is viable on any scale.