Article - 30 Aug 2002
Nickel coated carbon fibre heating elements are providing an alternative to more wires and foils. Applications include de-icing of aircraft wings and helicopter rotor blades.
Article - 16 Aug 2001
Contains a general overview of the polymer Polyimide including relative advantages, disadvantages and applications, together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 9 May 2001
Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.
Article - 11 Apr 2001
Sialons are a family of ceramics consisting of silicon, aluminium, oxygen and nitrogen with applications in the automotive and matallurgical fields.
Article - 6 Feb 2001
Magnesia is a highly refractory ceramic material. Applications include refractory bricks and shapes, crucibles, cements, heating elements, crushable bushes, thermocouple tubes, brake linings, plasma...
Article - 6 Aug 2019
This article discusses how to increase mining equipment safety by using the correct insulation.
Article - 22 Apr 2019
This article discusses how to measure composite cure through vacuum bags and release films.
Article - 13 Jun 2018
Master Bond MasterSil 152 was created for potting and encapsulation applications where it is not possible to use an addition-cured silicone.
Article - 19 Feb 2018
Strain gage transducer is the most accurate way of measuring load, pressure, torque, and force.
Article - 19 Dec 2017
Terminals finished with Nickel-Palladium-Gold (Ni-Pd-Au), a common terminal plating finish, are considered to be susceptible to corrosion - especially in outdoor environment applications.