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  • Article - 5 May 2001
    Thermoplastic. Significantly increased flexural modulus, with significant reduction in elongation at break compared with unmodified Acetal. Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed...
  • Article - 4 May 2001
    Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.
  • Article - 4 May 2001
    Magnesium alloys reinforced with silicon carbide particlates are being applied in autmotive, aerospace, cycling and engineering industries.
  • Article - 4 May 2001
    Magnesium alloys are used in wrought forms such as extruded bars, section and tubes as well as forgings and rolled sheet. Good strength to weight ratios, high temperature stability and corrosion...
  • Article - 4 May 2001
    The 1937 discovery of the intense grain refining effect of zirconium was a major step forward in the development of magnesium alloys.
  • Article - 4 May 2001
    These alloys are light weight, high strength and cheaper than zirconium containing nagnesium alloys. They find applications in the aeropsace, automotive industries as well as electronics, sporting...
  • Article - 30 Apr 2001
    Techniques such as sheet moulding, pultrusion, filament winding, prepreg moulding and resin transfer moulding can be used to produce thermoset composites. These processes can be applied to a wide...
  • Article - 25 Apr 2001
    Aluminium and its alloys are truly versatile engineering materials. It is used in industries such as electrical, packaging, transport, building and architecture, gas cylinders, machined components,...
  • Article - 23 Apr 2001
    Aluminium is one of the most abundant elements in the earths crust. The extraction, refining and environmental impacts of these processes are considered, as are recycling, and future product and...
  • Article - 23 Apr 2001
    A brief overview of the relative advantages and disadvantages of the Alkyd family of thermosetting polymers.