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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 - 12 May 2005
Copper and copper alloys are amongst the most versatile materials available and are used for applications in every type of industry. Fabrication techniques, handling, storage and cleaning details are...
Article - 21 Nov 2001
Plasma cutting evolved from Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welding. By constricting the nozzle opening, gas velocity increased and effectively blasted molten metal away from the puddle created by the arc....
Article - 7 Nov 2001
Vinyl outdoor products such as fencing, decking, railings, pergolas, gazebos etc are one of the fastest growing areas in the building industry.
Article - 25 Oct 2001
A complete overview on vinyl including history, what it is, where it comes from, environmental issues, health aspects, dioxin emissions, additives, plasticisers, stabilisers, properties and...
Article - 29 May 2001
These materials combine the strength, hardness and wear resistance of carbon with the corrosion resistance and self lubricating properties of graphite. They can be impregnated with various materials...
Article - 3 Apr 2001
Parylenes (or parxylylenes)are a family of polymers that can be used as a protective coating. They can be used for protection of artefacts as well as in the electronics and medical industries.
Article - 13 Oct 2020
An out-of-autoclave (OOA) processible toughened epoxy prepreg system showed very similar overall high-mechanical properties with different curing temperatures at 135 °C (275 °F), 150 °C (300 °F), and...
Article - 17 Dec 2012
Toray Advanced Composites is a key provider of advanced resin systems and composites for the radome industry.
Article - 21 Sep 2005
Various highly fluorescent acridinediones were synthesized by microwave, ultrasound irradiations, and conventional thermal methods. It was found that most of the acridinedione derivatives could be...