Article - 26 Sep 2002
Heat treatment of metals using salt baths creates a lot of waste salt. Mannings have devised a method of re-using the salt. The method is briefly described, advantages outlined and a case study...
Article - 2 Jan 2002
Properties such as high thermal expansion, low thermal conductivity and low machinability compared to other metals need to be taken into account when designing with stainless steels. Many of these...
Article - 17 Oct 2019
This interview discusses Thermal Fluids in Chemical, Oil and Gas Applications.
Article - 29 Jun 2013
Nickel alloy 800H/HT is intended for high temperature structural applications. The high nickel content in its composition makes the alloys highly resistant to both carborisation and to embrittlement...
Article - 12 Jun 2001
Rheology testing of ceramic materials can now be performed and applied to production situations such as extrusion processes. This device has been designed for applications from earthenware to advanced...
Article - 25 Sep 2018
The production of semiconductor systems and materials is complex, involving multiple different steps and chemical processes such as lithography, oxidation and diffusion.
Article - 23 Mar 2018
The integrity of the turbine blades in an aircraft engine is crucial for safe operation. The turbine blades are exposed to a multitude of stresses during the engine’s operation cycle, including rapid...
Article - 16 Jul 2013
Present day oil analysis is done by using optical emission spectroscopy (OES) to measure the ppm (parts per million) levels of wear metals, contaminants and additives in oil samples.
Article - 15 Jul 2013
Nicrofer 5520 Co is a nickel-chromium-cobalt-molybdenum alloy having excellent mechanical and creep properties up to 1100°C (2000°F) due to solid solution hardening. It also possesses excellent...
Article - 10 Feb 2010
Vesuvius Zyarock® Fused Silica Tempering Rollers are manufactured under strict controls to provide optimum ceramic physical properties for stability at ambient and through the highest heat-treating...